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Division AVP Infection Prevention

Company: HCA Healthcare
Location: Henderson
Posted on: October 13, 2019

Job Description:

Description SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Job Summary
The Division AVP Infection Prevention servesas leader in aligning HCA---s key strategies in reducing infections as well as a primarysupport for the Division and all of its entities. Responsible for establishingmission, vision, goals and direction for effective Infection Prevention andcontrol programs for hospitals and outpatient services for the Division.Functions as main source of IP contact for Division and corporate offices.Serves as the Far West Division---s Infection Prevention officer.
Essential Functions
Under the direction of the DVPQ or DCMO, employee will act as the IP leader in delivering the HCA Infection Prevention strategy and in creating the Division---s Infection Prevention mission and values.--
1. Providesthe mission and strategic approach to developing, operationalizing,--andsustaining a strong Infection Prevention program for the Division. Creates asafe environment for all Division entities, free from infections by integratingleadership skills with expert knowledge.----tab-stops:.5in"> 2. Directsand coordinates Infection Prevention and control program Division-wide througha variety of activities involving medical staff and personnel to ensureprotection of patients, families, visitors, employees and healthcare personnel.--
3. Assistswith and provides administrative direction and organization for all epidemicinvestigations occurring at facilities related to healthcare associated orcommunity-acquired infections and/or occupational exposures in order to assurenecessary patient safety and risk management practices are addressed followingcurrent evidence-based approach and regulatory requirements.--4. Providesguidance for the coordination, development and education and educationalmaterials regarding disease transmission and practices for Infection Preventionand control for all system entities.--5. Providesleadership and consultation to medical staff--(MEC) and leadership at all levels --6. DirectsDivision performance improvement process and reporting for Infection Preventionand under DVPQ/DCMO leadership.--7. Coordinatesmedical and hospital research projects within the Division regarding InfectionPrevention and control issues, outcomes and cost-benefit studies. Activelyparticipates in HCA supported research projects, assigning resources andcoaching participating study units.--8. Assistswith human resources management within areas of responsibility to achievequality services and maintain positive employee relations for facility InfectionPreventionists.--9. Promotesprofessional development of self and Division entities.--10. Providesdirection for fiscal management for Division operations to ensure properutilization of financial resources across IP programs within the Division.--11. Maintainsa working knowledge of and provides information to ensure compliance withrules, regulations and recommendations from Federal, State, and accreditingagencies as they relate to Infection Prevention and control across Divisionentities.--12. Performs all other duties as assigned.
About HCA--HCA is the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes approximately 163 hospitals and 109 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and Great Britain employing approximately 183,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities.
About HCA Far West--
As part of a strong network of hospitals throughout California and Nevada, HCA Far West is committed to supporting its healthcare professionals and ensuring their growth.Our exclusive and specialty medical services in nine hospitals and six surgical centers throughout two states, provides a full spectrum of primary, acute, tertiary and chronic care for our patients. Our specialized care areas focus on advancing the science of medicine while providing high quality, life-saving technology and patient-focused care.Qualifications EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:--Musthave a minimum of 5 years of clinical healthcare experience and a minimum of 3years of healthcare leadership experience.--EDUCATION REQUIRED:--Musthave a master---s degree in a healthcare clinical or healthcare administration ---related field.--LICENSURE/CERTREQUIRED:--Activehealthcare license in one of the 50 states is preferred. --Current Certification in Infection Control(CIC), or must obtain within 6 months of hire.--KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS &ABILITIES:--GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES (Theessential responsibilities and accountabilities of this position includinginteractions with other departments and outside vendors, if applicable, inPRIORITY order.)--Provenleadership skills in healthcare environments, expertise in acute care systemsand/or complex large teaching healthcare institutions with ability to provideleadership, guidance and support for the Division.--Alignmentwith HCA Division and Corporate Infection Prevention strategy.--Experiencein developing successful IP Programs across a continuum.--Strongcollaborative partnerships with internal and external partners (i.e. leaders inmedical staff, nursing, surgical team, EVS, state dept. of heath, etc.) forteam building to improves process.--Capabilityto build a strong IP program across the system by:-Hiring,developing and sustaining facility Infection Prevention talent in alignmentwith the Division model.-Implementingstrategic program to reduce infections.-Reviewing,creating, standardizing facility competencies and processes.-Assessingfacility needs across the Division --- including skill level, educational needs,team engagement.-Buildinga strong alignment with HCA Infection Prevention program.--Expertisein process improvement in the realm of HAI trended data/outcomes; expertise inthe reduction/elimination of Infection Prevention risks (i.e. High leveldisinfection, hand hygiene compliance).-Capabilityto measure, analyze, improve and scale positive outcomes in partnership withquality.--Musthave strong verbal and written communication skills.--Proficientin consulting, teaching, preparing presentations for diverse groups andstakeholders.--Proficientin NHSN:-Operationaland surveillance definitions, including plans and location mapping.-Dataentry, assessment, analysis and timely reporting.-Timelysubmission requirements of events and denominators.--Capabilityto Aim For Zero --- create a sense of urgency in improving patient care andoutcomes.--Utilizationof evidence-based practice(s).--Abilityto travel as needed to all facilities within the Division---s purview.--Abilityto interact and collaborate with leadership at all levels.--Cantake action as appropriate with direction from Division leadership andCSG/corporate teams.--Experience/knowledge in data mining systems.--DemonstrateInfection Prevention Expertise-Knowledgeablein outbreak investigations and control.-Knowledgeof epidemiologic investigative methodologies.-Clinicalknowledge related to processes of care.--Demonstratedleadership experience.--Excellentwritten and verbal communication skills.--Excellentanalytical and problem-solving skills.--Strongorganizational and project management skills.--Effectiveskills in review of scientific literature and evidence-based research.--Abilityto take complex scientific concepts and simplify into practical understandableterms.--Knowledgeof quality/performance improvement methodologies.--Knowledgeof regulatory requirements (OSHA, CMS, and State Department of Health),accreditation standards (Joint Commission, state regulatory agencies) andevidence based practice guidelines (CDC).--Abilityto initiate, interpret, and act upon oral and written communication from orwith physicians, peers, patients, family/visitors, supervisors and departments.--Abilityto relate to medical, administrative, clinical and professional staff tofacilitate quality/performance improvement and Infection Prevention andcontrol activities.--Abilityto establish effective interpersonal relationships and utilize teamfacilitation skills.--Knowledgeof electronic medical record and surveillance software programs for dataanalysis and presentation.


Company Description:

At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. Milton Johnson serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HCA.

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