At UH Rehabilitation Hospital in Beachwood, Ohio, our goal is to restore lives, helping patients regain their independence so they can return home. Our 50-bed, state-of-the-art acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital is dedicated to the treatment and recovery of individuals who have experienced a variety of conditions.
This position will be over infection control and staff development.
Assumes responsibility and accountability for the surveillance of infections and for the hospital Infection Prevention and Control Program. In collaboration with hospital leadership, develops implements and evaluates the Infection Control Program.
The Staff Development functions under the general supervision of the CCO and is considered part of the nursing management team. The Staff Development assumes responsibility for all activities related to assessment, coordination, planning, implementation, and evaluation of educational programs to patient care staff and collaborates with others to provide facility-wide programs. The Staff Development coordinates the development of the bedside care provider and fosters empowerment through knowledge to achieve excellence through the delivery of evidenced-based nursing practice and is instrumental in creating a professional nursing climate. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with the mission and values of UH Avon Rehabilitation Hospital.
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse, issued by the Ohio Board of Nursing
Minimum of two (2) years of staff nursing required
Minimum of one (1) year experience as infection control nurse required
Demonstrated ability to plan, coordinate, evaluate and direct activities of clinical personnel; effective oral and written communication skills, in English with additional languages preferred; proficiency in basic computer skills required.
Qualified Infection Preventionist, Certification Board for Infection Control (CBIC), preferred but not required.
Current Basic Cardiac Life Support. Obtain BLS instructor certification within one year of accepting the position.
Job : Nursing Primary Location : OH-Beachwood-CHC Payroll - University Hospitals Rehab Organization : 6781 - CHC Payroll - University Hospitals Rehab Shift : Day