Description SHIFT: No Weekends SCHEDULE: Full-time About Del Sol Medical Center: Since 1974, Del Sol Medical Center has provided quality healthcare to El Paso and the surrounding region. As a full-service, acute care hospital in East El Paso with a Level II Trauma designation in Emergency Services, we continue to expand our services to meet the growing needs of our tristate community, providing special expertise in Cardiology, Maternity & Child Services, a Level III NICU, a Center of Excellence designation for our Bariatric Clinic, a Level II Trauma Center, and a newly renovated 32-bed Rehabilitation Hospital. The physicians, nurses and staff at our 350-bed hospital are committed to providing the highest quality care with compassion and integrity. JOB SUMMARY (Primary purpose of the position.) The Director of Infection Prevention is responsible for facility-wide activities of evaluating and managing infection prevention risks to patients, visitors and personnel through extensive surveillance and an effective reporting system. The Director functions as the hospital and enterprise-wide clinical expert in the prevention and Infection Prevention Plan of infection and is responsible for the facility and enterprise -wide planning and implementation of the infection prevention and Infection Prevention Plan program. The objective of the Infection Prevention Program is to minimize both the risk of and the probability of transmission of infection, thus providing a better and safer hospital for its patients and personnel. This position is responsible for the coordination of the Infection Prevention Program.
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