Certified Infection Preventionist (CIC)

Harrisburg, PA 17120

Posted: 11/06/2023 Category: Nursing Job Number: 400000-200

Job Description

A-Line Staffing is now hiring Certified Infection Preventionist  (CIC) in Harrisburg, PA.The Certified Infection Preventionist  (CIC) would be working for a Fortune 500 company and has career growth potential. This would be full time / 40+ hours per week.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Lindsay Kopasz at 5867107959/lkopasz@alinestaffing.com

Certified Infection Preventionist  (CIC) Compensation

  • The pay for this position is $47.00 per hour
  • Benefits are available to full-time employees after 90 days of employment and include health, optical, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance
  • A 401(k) with a company match is available for full-time employees with 1 year of service on our eligibility dates

Certified Infection Preventionist  (CIC) Highlights

  • This position is a contract assignment with potential to hire on permanently based upon attendance, performance, and business needs
  • The required availability for this position is 8a – 430pm



Job Requirements

Certified Infection Preventionist  (CIC) Responsibilities

  • The infection preventionist IP will work as part of the multidisciplinary Healthcare-associated Infection Prevention/Antimicrobial Stewardship HAIP/AS program consisting of epidemiologists project managers and infection preventionists.
  • The IP will serve as an infection prevention and control subject-matter expert.
  • The HAIP/AS program scope includes both traditional and non-traditional healthcare settings and community-based congregate settings and includes response and prevention efforts for the COVID-19 pandemic healthcare-associated infections and other emerging threats.
  • Assigned tasks and subject matter areas will vary based on the position.
  • The IP will ensure that all program activities and objectives are completed in a timely manner and incorporate evidence-based information.
  • The IP may develop infection prevention and control educational materials e.g. checklists toolkits presentations guidance documents.
  • Developed materials may be conveyed via live or webinar presentation or via conference calls.
  • The IP may lead coordinate and consult on outbreak response in traditional and non-traditional healthcare facilities such as acute care hospital long term care facilities assisted living facilities homeless shelters drug and alcohol treatment centers congregate living settings and other traditional healthcare settings.
  • Response actions must be communicated to emergency response partners in email and in web-based response software per protocol.
  • This position may work with NHSN data to review the accuracy of reporting by healthcare facilities analyze data or produce summary reports.
  • Serve as the coordinator manager and liaison for multiple projects.
  • Provide verbal and/or written updates to the supervisor.
  • Possess excellent communication and organizational skills and phone etiquette.
  • Use a cell phone laptop computer Outlook Skype Word and PowerPoint.

Certified Infection Preventionist  (CIC) Requirements

  • An Infection Preventionist IP must have experience with Windows-based operating systems and Microsoft Office.
  • The IP must maintain current certification in Infection Control CIC by the Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology Inc. CBIC
  • Have an undergraduate degree in nursing microbiology laboratory sciences or a health- or public health-related field.. Two years of infection prevention and control experience is required.
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Attendance is mandatory for the first 90 days

Certified Infection Preventionist  (CIC) Preferred Qualifications

  • A master’s degree is preferred

If you think this Certified Infection Preventionist  (CIC) position is a good fit for you, please reach out to me - feel free to call, e-mail, or apply to this posting!
If you are interested in this position, please contact Lindsay Kopasz at 5867107959/lkopasz@alinestaffing.com



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