Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Care Center Orlando North
AdventHealth Care Center’s mission to “Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ”
The opportunity and encouragement to truly care for and love the patients/residents they serve
The opportunity to work with like-minded co-workers who believe and support the organization’s mission
The patient-centric focus of meeting the needs of the patient/residents
Being part of a large healthcare organization where we can be “Greater as a Whole”
You Will Be Responsible For:
Identify and coordinate response to actual or potential outbreaks of communicable illness or condition s within the facility related to residents or staff, following established protocols and recognized industry standard of practice for continuous quality improvement, and make recommendations of changes if indicated
Notify facility administrator, Director of Nursing, and appropriate government agencies of contagious or infectious diseases
Ensure that employees with infectious or communicable diseases follow necessary protective precautions and are not assigned resident care services
Monitoring to ensure that the facility is maintained in a sanitary environment
Ensure that infection control orientation and in-service training programs are provided to
employees on a timely basis
Visitors are following established procedures/precautions
Maintain current knowledge of current standard of practice and changes in isolation techniques and procedures when necessary and implement changes as indicated
Review isolation techniques and procedures to assure that personnel, residents.
Run COVID-19 vaccine clinics
What you will need:
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
Current Basic Life Support (CPR) certification
Current Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the state hired
Must have completed specialized training in infection prevention and control per federal regulations.
Current enrollment in specialized training in infection prevention and control program may be considered with successful completion within 30 days of hire.
The Infection Preventionist for the facility has the role of coordinating infection prevention and control duties and responsibilities.
· These duties and responsibilities may be in conjunction with other designated roles, depending on facility size and services.
· The duties and responsibilities are areas of accountability to the Quality Assessment and Assurance Committee (QA&A). The Infection Preventionist will coordinate these tasks through the Infection Control Committee.
· Specific surveillance and reporting systems will be developed, implemented, and maintained through the facility Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) processes, and presented to the QA & A Committee monthly.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.