Tell me about this job – The Epidemiologist/ICP is a qualified individual with knowledge of CDC guidelines and definitions of nosocomial infections, JCAHO standards, federal and state regulations, and occupational health. She/He is responsible for the administration of the Infection Prevention and Control Program, which includes the identification, investigation, reporting, prevention and control of nosocomial infections among patients and personnel. She/He is responsible for coordinating with inservice programs related to infection prevention and control.
Top “must-have” skills for this job – 1.Minimum 3 years experience in Epidemiology/Infection Control 2. Certification in Infection Control preferred 3. Bachelor degree in nursing or related field required