We are actively seeking
an Assistant Director of Nursing Services/ Infection Control for a beautiful and well established
Nursing facility located in Jamaica, NY.Position Summary: Provides and/or arranges for facility wide
orientation and training programs, in-service education, and other educational
programs for the development of facility personnel. Provides orientation to
Nursing Department, in-service and educational programs as above. Works closely
with all departments and monitor, control and prevent infections at the
include, but are not limited to:Formulates implements and
evaluates policies and procedures for the facility wide In-service
Prepares annual calendar and
master schedule of mandatory and other pertinent In-service programs.
Submits copy to Administrator, Assistant Administrator, Director of
Nursing and Personnel Director.
Schedules, conducts and
arranges mandatory and other in-services for all staff.
Prepares the monthly In-service
calendars and distributes them to all departments.
Keeps abreast of and recommends
training resources to departments participating in Training programs.
In conjunction with Personnel
Director and Department Heads conducts and/or arranges facility
orientation for all new employees. Conducts orientation for Nursing
Control Responsibilities may include:Develops reviews and updates
all policies and procedures on Infection Control.
Obtains input from Medical Director and other Department Heads
in planning and implementing an Infection Control Training Program.
Develops updates and enforces
procedures for reportable and non-reportable infections.
Develops a communication system
with the Laboratory in order to be notified promptly of all new infections
in the facility.
Prepares and provides quarterly
summaries of all infections to the Infection control committee.
Promotes immunization programs
required by the New York State Department of Health and those recommended
by American Medical Association and American Hospital Association and is
concerned with follow-up procedures which will help personnel to maintain
their immunities at effective levels.
Serves as liaison between the
facility and community health authorities, in addition to liaison with the
Center for Disease Control.
Ensures OSHA guidelines are
âQualifications:Has a current New York State
license as a Registered Nurse.
Has at least two to three
yearsâ experience in a long term care facility in Nursing Administration.
Have previous experiences
Has knowledge of CDC guidelines
as related to infection control, as well as O.S.H.A requirements.
PTO packageHealth and Dental
Benefits401k PlanCompetitive salaryWe are an EOE