Infection Prevention Coordinator - AdventHealth - Heart of Florida
Location Address: 40100 US Hwy 27, Davenport, FL 33837
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Heart of Florida
Close proximity to Walt Disney World
Various outdoor activities for families and children to enjoy
Beautiful local golf courses available year round
Faith-based work environment
You Will Be Responsible For:
Develop, coordinate, and administer facility-wide systems based on CDC recommendations and all regulatory regulations related to Infection Prevention.
Maintain a working knowledge of the latest CDS, CMS, Joint Commission, OSHA, and other state regulatory requirements.
Ability to observe health care processes and environmental conditions, compare those to best practices and identify gaps, document and present individual and aggregate findings, create collaborative improvement plans, and provide follow-up auditing to ensure successful completion of those plans.
Works in collaboration with hospital units to ensure policies, procedures and data submission meets hospital and regulatory standards.
Educates personnel on Infection Prevention processes.
Ability to interact cooperatively and respectfully with IP team members and clinical partners
Computer skills to include Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
What You Will Need:
Current active licensure in the state of Florida.
CIC certification (preferred)
Minimum of two years of experience in health care as an Infection Preventionist (preferred)
The Infection Prevention (IP) Coordinator supports the Infection Prevention department by coordinating multiple reporting and auditing functions including mandatory Department of Health reportable diseases; microorganisms, enhanced environmental and process audits and others as assigned by the Executive Director / Quality and / or the Infection Prevention Manager. The IP Coordinator summarizes audit and reporting data for the purpose of presentation to stakeholders and for performance improvement monitoring. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. IP coordinator is actively involved in surveillance throughout the facilities for meeting regulatory
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.