Play a key role in the delivery of world-class patient care. Continuously elevate quality of care within an award-winning health system. Leverage your expertise to make a life-changing difference. At UCLA Health, you can do all this and more.
Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for an Infection Preventionist. You will serve as an expert resource/consultant as you develop and implement critical infection prevention and control initiatives to comply with regulatory agency requirements. Working closely with our interdisciplinary team, you will help identify, prevent and control infections through in-depth data collection, surveillance and analysis. You will also develop key reports and deliver educational programs for personnel and patients. This role involves acting as liaison with the Department of Health Services, engaging in infection control research and supporting accreditation and licensure efforts.
We are looking for a dedicated Infection Prevention professional with:
Bachelor’s degree in nursing, public health, or a related field - Master’s preferred
A minimum of three years of clinical/healthcare experience, including two years in infection control
Certification in Infection Control (CIC)
Knowledge of microbiology, patient care practices, epidemiology, and occupational health
Expertise in regulatory, licensing, and professional clinical guidelines
Excellent communication skills
UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, you can at UCLA Health.
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At UCLA Health, you can help heal humankind, one patient at a time by improving health, alleviating suffering and delivering acts of kindness. As you do, you’ll achieve great things in your life and your career. We’re a world-class health organization with four hospitals consistently recognized among the nation’s very best as well as an internationally-renowned medical school, primary and specialty care clinics and much more. Within our dynamic, innovative and growing organization, you’ll find exceptional opportunities to make the most of your abilities in a supportive, empowering and inclusive environment. If you embrace our values of Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Teamwork, Excellence and Discovery we invite you to see all you can accomplish at UCLA Health.