Infection Preventionist

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UCLA Health
February 3, 2020
Los Angeles, California
Job Type


Infection Preventionist

Summary Information
Posting Category:
Work Location:
USLos Angeles, CA
Job #: 3859
Work Hours:
Job Type: career
Duration: Indefinite
Salary Range:
$37.12 – $75.53 Hourly
Layoff Referral Deadline:
Bargaining Unit:
Posted Date:
February 1, 2020


You can make a difference in people’s lives every day. When you join UCLA Health, you’ll be working at an institution that provides leading-edge care to the people of L.A. and throughout the world. We provide our team members with the environment and support to do amazing work, because each and every one of them plays a vital role in our commitment to care.

Bachelor’s degree in a health related field . Master’s degree preferred.
Thorough knowledge of the clinical and operational issues in infection control, including policies, regulatory requirements, surveillance and investigation methodologies, data collection, epidemiology, microbiology, patient care, and related nursing issues.
Thorough knowledge of data management, analysis, research, reporting, and documentation methods used in infection control, with the ability to contribute to studies, investigations, reports, presentations, and the development of new infection control protocols and policies.
Detail oriented, with proven organizational skills and the ability to effectively manage time, prioritize tasks, and see projects through to completion on deadline.
Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to provide education, training, and resources, and to develop positive working relationships with patients, families, employees, and outside personnel.
Strong skills in written and verbal communications, with the ability to collaborate productively in a team environment with all levels of internal and external personnel and to convey complex clinical information in a clear, concise manner.
Demonstrated ability to work with management and staff across departments and to serve as an information resource, providing advice and recommendations on complex issues of functionality, clinical quality, efficiency, and program development.

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