Infection Control Manager (Nursing)

Job Description

Overview A leading private hospital situated in the Northern Suburbs is seeking a Patient Safety & Infection Control Manager to be responsible for the risk management of the facility.Key Responsibilities:Take full responsibility for the implementation and maintenance of a functional infection prevention and control programme.To ensure that clinical risks related to infection prevention and control are identified, managed and controlled. Investigate, interpret and analyse available data and initiate, implement and maintain quality improvement projects to improve processes and clinical outcomes.To provide support to the hospital regarding patient safety matters in the absence of a Patient Safety Manager.Identify training needs and assist with the development and facilitation of training related to infection prevention and control.To ensure adherence to the relevant clinical statutory bodies.

Responsibilities + Skills

Experience in a specialised unit will be an advantage.Proven experience and competence in the implementation of an Infection Prevention and Control programmeWillingness to occasionally work after-hours

Education

Registered as a Professional Nurse with SANC with at least 5 years experience in the healthcare industry.A formal qualification or experience in infection prevention and control is required/recommended.

Experience

Job Summary

  • Published on: Tuesday, 21st July 2020
  • Designation: Infection Control Manager (Nursing)
  • industry: Medical and Health
  • Vacancy: 1
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: Klerksdorp
  • Salary: 0
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Tuesday, 21st July 2020

About the Company

  • Company Name: Mednurse Health Recruitment.
  • Address: P.O. Box 8273 Roggebaai, Republic of South Africa, 8001
  • Website: Mednurse Health Recruitment
  • Company Profile:
  • Ready for change? We are seeking an ICU trained Registered Nurse to join a dynamic ICU department. Make the move and apply now!Key responsibilities:Supervise and evaluate quality of patient care through patient roundsCommunicate with patient and family regarding patient care and informs Unit Manager of patient care problemsAssist with the coaching of junior staff within the UnitProvide safe, clean and secure environment for patients, staff and visitorsUtilize supplies and equipment in an economical mannerCo-operates and collaborate with other hospital departments to provide quality patient careLiaise with ward manager on matters relating to patient care

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