Infection Control Nurse

Regularly assess and analyze patient care practices, medical equipment, and healthcare environments to identify potential sources of infection. Create and ...

Regularly assess and analyze patient care practices, medical equipment, and healthcare environments to identify potential sources of infection. Create and ...

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Infection Control Nurse

Saudi German Hospital

Healthcare

Posted on 22 Mar, 2024
Apply before 22 Apr, 2024


Experience

2 – 5 years

Location

Sharjah

Qualification

Bachelor's Degree

Nationality

Unspecified

Gender

Any

Job Sector

Healthcare

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Unspecified

Vacancies

Unspecified

Job Description

  • Regularly assess and analyze patient care practices, medical equipment, and healthcare environments to identify potential sources of infection.
  • Create and enforce infection prevention and control protocols in compliance with regulatory standards and best practices, including isolation precautions, hand hygiene protocols, and environmental cleaning procedures.
  • Provide education and training to healthcare staff, patients, and visitors on infection control practices, including proper hand hygiene, use of personal protective equipment (PPE), and infection prevention measures.
  • Perform surveillance activities to monitor and track healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) within the healthcare facility, including collecting and analyzing data, identifying trends, and implementing interventions to prevent and control infections.
  • Investigate and respond to outbreaks of infectious diseases or incidents of potential exposure, collaborating with healthcare teams to implement control measures and prevent further transmission.
  • Work closely with healthcare providers, infection control committees, and other interdisciplinary teams to develop and implement infection control strategies, policies, and initiatives.
  • Stay up-to-date on relevant regulations, guidelines, and recommendations related to infection control from organizations such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO), and ensure compliance within the healthcare facility.
  • Participate in quality improvement initiatives to continuously evaluate and enhance infection control practices, identify areas for improvement, and implement evidence-based interventions to optimize patient safety and outcomes.
  • Conduct risk assessments for specific patient populations, procedures, or units within the healthcare facility to identify vulnerabilities and develop targeted infection prevention strategies.
  • Serve as a leader or member of the infection control committee, participating in meetings, reviewing data, and making recommendations for improving infection control practices and outcomes.

Job Skills

  1. MOH Registered Nurse qualification required.
  2. Minimum 3-5 years of relevant experience.
  3. Immediate availability to join.

Job Location

Sharjah

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Saudi German Hospital

Saudi German Hospital

  • Company category
    Healthcare
  • Employees
    51-200
  • Location
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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