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Assistant Director of Nursing Services/ Infection Control

Job Description

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
facility.  Responsibilities
include, but are not limited to:Formulates implements and
evaluates policies and procedures for the facility wide In-service
programs.
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
Personnel.
 Specific Infection
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
followed.
   â€‹Qualifications:Has a current New York State
license as a Registered Nurse.
Has at least two to three
years’ experience in a long term care facility in Nursing Administration.
Have previous experiences
in-service education.
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

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Location US-NY-Queens
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Health Care
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Company Overview

Cassena Care

The cornerstone of our success is the fact that we have engaged the highest-quality individuals and organizations in our mission. Simply put, the synergy that has been built among all who are involved makes the difference. We are extremely proud of our outstanding team of physicians, therapists, clinicians, and staff, who deliver exceptional rehabilitation care and services at a variety of convenient, beautiful facilities. In addition, we are grateful for our affiliates, who help us continue to realize our organizational potential. Cassena Care is an organization committed to delivering the highest quality rehabilitation and nursing care in the region. The three core concepts behind the Cassena Care business model are renew, restore, and rehabilitate – all of which reflect our commitment to optimizing both emotional and physical health and to giving our patients everything they need to sustain good health for years to come. Learn More

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US-NY-Queens
Snapshot
Cassena Care
Company:
US-NY-Queens
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
Health Care
Store Type:

Job Description

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
facility.  Responsibilities
include, but are not limited to:Formulates implements and
evaluates policies and procedures for the facility wide In-service
programs.
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
Personnel.
 Specific Infection
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
followed.
   â€‹Qualifications:Has a current New York State
license as a Registered Nurse.
Has at least two to three
years’ experience in a long term care facility in Nursing Administration.
Have previous experiences
in-service education.
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

Job Requirements

 
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