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Infection Prevention Specialist -Infection Prevention - Covenant Health System

Company: Providence Health & Services
Location: Lubbock
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Job Description:

Infection Prevention Specialist - Infection Prevention




Location: Lubbock, TX


Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly Hours

Shift: 8-hour, Days



To provide information and overall leadership of Infection Control program including surveillance, employee in-service on infection control keeping abreast of new information, implementing new programs, updating the policy and procedure manual, and providing appropriate data to the Medical Staff.



Required Qualifications:





  • Associate's Degree Related field. Or equivalent educ/experience

  • Coursework/Training Formal training by Association for Practitioner in Infection Control. Or equivalenteduc/experience

  • Current Texas RN license, OR

  • Current Texas LVN license, OR

  • Certification in a related field (i.e., Microbiology, Medical Technology).





    Preferred Qualifications:





    • 2 years Experience in Nursing or Microbiology.





      Our best-in-class benefits (https://covenanthealth.jobs/employee-benefits/) are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our mission (https://www.covenanthealth.org/about-us/mission-vision-and-values/) of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.



      Covenant Health is celebrating over 100 years of serving Lubbock and our South Plains region. As the oldest and largest health system in Lubbock and the region, we currently employ over 5,200 people with a medical staff of over 600 physicians.

      For over 100 years, Covenant has been driven by a mission of providing a Christian ministry of healing and caring for the whole person - mind, body and spirit. Our vision and differentiator is we are the only faith-based, integrated health network in the West Texas/eastern New Mexico region dedicated to a Christian ministry of healing.

      As an expression of our mission, we believe we hold an important Covenant with our patients and try and treat every interaction as Sacred Encounters.

      Our ministry includes six hospitals with over 1,100 licensed beds:

      Covenant Medical Center - CMC
      Covenant Children's
      Covenant Specialty
      Covenant Plainview - PLV
      Covenant Levelland - LVL
      Trustpoint (joint venture: Rehab Hospital of Lubbock)
      Covenant Medical Group (CMG)
      Covenant Health Partners
      Hospice of Lubbock

      Covenant Health's total service area includes 25 counties that covers most of West Texas and eastern New Mexico. The service area covers approximately 750,000 people and approximately 35,000 square miles.

      Covenant provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Covenant complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Positions specified as "on call, per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.


      Company: Covenant Health

      Category: Community Services

      Req ID: R362448

Keywords: Providence Health & Services, Lubbock , Infection Prevention Specialist -Infection Prevention - Covenant Health System, Healthcare , Lubbock, Texas

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