Sep 22, 2022

Registered Nurse - Infection Control

  • Upstate Nursing
  • Syracuse, NY, USA

Job Description

Registered Nurse - Infection Control

Job no: 71237
Department: Infection Prevention
Employer: State of New York
Payroll Title: TH Nurse Epidemiologist, NSSL4
Bargaining Unit: UUP (State University Professional Services Unit)
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications
Work type: Full-time
Location: Syracuse
Categories: Registered Nurses

Job Summary: The Nurse Epidemiologist participates in institutional-wide surveillance, reporting, and educational activities that will support a safe environment for internal and external customers. They will also help prevent or minimize the potential for hospital-associated infections. The Nurse Epidemiologist will assist clinical teams by providing data, trends, and reports.
Minimum Qualifications:

NYS Licensed/Registered (or eligible) RN, Bachelors degree in Nursing and a minimum of 5 years post-licensure acute care RN experience or an Associates degree in Nursing and 7 years post-licensure acute care RN experience required. Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Masters degree, prior experience in Infection Control or related field, and certification in Infection Control preferred.

Work Days:

Monday-Friday, on call as assigned

Message to Applicants: This position has been reposted, originally posted on Feb 23, 2022.
Recruitment Office: Human Resources
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