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Infection Preventionist

Job Category: Infection Preventionist
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Auburn CA

The mission of RHF (Retirement Housing Foundation), a national non-profit organization, is to provide various housing options and services for older adults, low-income families, and persons with disabilities, in an environment that enhances their quality of life – physically, mentally, and spiritually. RHF is committed to serving its residents and their local communities. Please visit our website at http://www.rhf.org for additional company information. RHF is an equal opportunity employer.

See www.rhf.org for company information and background.

We currently have an open position for an Infection Preventionist at our Auburn Ravine Terrace located in Auburn CA.

JOB DUTIES:

As the Infection Preventionist your duties will include, but not be limited to:
maintaining facility compliance with current infection prevention policies and protocols inclusive of company and regulatory standard; managing mitigation survey, complaint investigation, and annual survey processes as they relate to infection prevention; participate in testing and vaccination of staff and residents; maintain required record keeping and reporting as directed by company and regulatory agencies; inservice and one on one training of all staff members and departments on infection prevention; development of QAPI/QA projects and PIP process, interaction with physicians, RP’s, federal/state/local health department officials, serve as facility representative on the IDT and direct patient care as needed.

REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements include either a current, valid, California LVN or RN license. Completion of an approved Infection Prevention training program (ART will sponsor the successful candidate if training is not completed at the time of application). One year experience as a licensed LVN or RN, or approval by the quality and compliance team of RHF of a candidate’s prior experience.

This is a Full-Time position.

If you are interested and qualified, please email resume to William Hunt, Administrator at bill.hunt@rhf.org, phone#:530 823-6131 or fax to 530 823-9510.

You will be required to provide your COVID vaccination card or you may request a vaccine exemption form for medical or religious reasons. The vaccine exemption form MUST be approved prior to concluding the pre-employment requirements.

If a job offer is made, your employment will start after a successful completion of a drug test, references, and background checks as deemed necessary. The drug test must be completed within three (3) business days of the job offer. If the above pre-employment requirements are not successfully met, the job offer will be withdrawn.

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