Carries out collection, analysis, & reporting of data on infections.
Provides consultation regarding infection control matters.
Investigates clusters/outbreaks/increased rates of infections.
Investigates potential exposures to communicable diseases and communicates to all with a need to know.
Provides infection control education to any & all levels of employees.
Inspects inpatient areas as well as outpatient offices/clinics/facilities associated with Cooper; reports findings; confers regarding correction of deficiencies/problems.
Reports designated diseases/data to NJDOH or other State agencies as required.
Applies Cooper core values.
Other duties as required
Scheduled Days / Hours: per diem day shift; License (or Certification):NJ-RN Required; Education:BACHELOR Required
Minimum of 3 years experience in an acute care hospital.
Experience participating in performance improvement activities.
Must have CIC within 4 years of hire; must maintain CIC.