Infection Prevention Specialist -Infection Prevention - Covenant Health System
Company: Providence Health & Services
Posted on: August 5, 2022
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.
- Associate's Degree Related field. Or equivalent
- 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
- 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
of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our
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
As an expression of our mission, we believe we hold an important
Covenant with our patients and try and treat every interaction as
Our ministry includes six hospitals with over 1,100 licensed
Covenant Medical Center - CMC
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
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
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