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SCL Health System Infection Prevention Surveillance Specialist in Broomfield, Colorado

You You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a SystemInfection Prevention Surveillance Specialist You re generous with your thoughts, your partnerships and especially yourvoice, because your opinion matters You re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team isinvincible Us System Services is our Corporate Headquarters in Broomfield, Colorado andis located within the Oracle campus SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated toimproving the well-being of the people we serve Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mindand social well-being To that end, we ve launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobaccocessation, classes, counseling and paid time off We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning We Together we ll align mission and careers, values and workplace We ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity We ll laugh at each other s jokes (even the bad ones) We ll hello and high five We ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality inhealing We re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn Your day As a System Infection Prevention Surveillance Specialist you need to know howto: Apply specialized, clinical knowledge to infection prevention data:monitoring, identify, investigate, categorize, summarize, patientelectronic medical records Apply appropriate statistical techniques which are used to describe thedata, calculate rates/ratios, and critically evaluate significance offindings; assists in the preparation of statistical reports Assist with care site monitoring and reporting of infection related trends Ensure quality submission of all care site infection prevention data inspecified registries or measure data repositories, maintaining a highaccuracy threshold Participate in epidemiological investigations of significant clusters ofinfection above established standards and of unusual isolates Prioritize, organize, and meet tight deadlines for multiple concurrenttasks and team requests; uses tact and judgment to manage expectations,flag obstacles and propose solutions in a timely manner Navigate new technical systems: electronic medical records (EMR),registry/case entry tools for NHSN, CMS, etc Data mining software (ie, VigiLanz, Tableau, etc Use team resources to troubleshoot technical issues with systems andapplications with a focus on solutions May be required to be placed on-call during a regularly scheduled shift Qualified candidate may work 100% remotely Your experience We hire people, not resumes But we also expect excellence, which is why we require: Masters in PublicHealth, required Bachelor s Degree in healthcare related field (ie, Nursing, Microbiology, Public Health) Completion of NationalHealthcare Safety Network (NHSN) Surveillance Course and APIC Epi 101Training Courses; or completion within 6 months of hire, requiredRegistered Nurse, Practical Nurse License, Medical Technologist or otherrelated health field, required Current licensure or certification related toclinical specialty, required Certification in Infection Control (CIC) ormust obtain within one (1) year upon hire (required within 6 months of eligibility for certification Colorado Staterequirement), required Five years of Infection Prevention experience,including experience with a data surveillance system as well as leadership(managerial responsibilities) of others, required Your next move Now that you know more about our team we hope you ll join us At SCL Health you ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, andwhy you were called to it in the first placeOur facilities do not discriminate

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