Infection Control Nurse in Norcross, GA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 1/8/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Conduct ongoing surveillance of infections.
  • Gather an interpret data and keep accurate recorded of all infections.
  • Compile and present Infection Control Reports to the Safety/Infection Committee and the Performance improvement Council at assigned intervals.
  • Train staff on Infection Prevention and Control protocols.
  • Assess and re-enforce infection prevention practices.
  • Communicate therapeutically and professionally with patient, visitors, co-workers and others in a effective manner.
  • Notify designated medical, administrative staff and appropriate health department authorities all reportable communicable disease.
  • Inspect environment and observe personnel activities for the purpose of detecting infection hazards.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)