Baccalaureate degree or Master’s Degree-highly desirable
IC certification required or achievement of within 1 year of employment
Epidemiologist or special focused education in advanced Epidemiology
The Infection Prevention Specialist is a qualified individual with knowledge of CDC guidelines and definitions of nosocomial infections, TJC standards, Federal and State regulations. He/she is responsible for the investigation, identifications, reporting, prevention, and control of nosocomial infections among patients and personnel.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.