We are actively seeking an Assistant Director of Nursing Services/ Staff Development
Coordinator/Infection Control for a beautiful and well established
Nursing facility located in Jamaica, NY.
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.
include, but are not limited to:
implements and evaluates policies and procedures for the facility wide
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.
conducts and arranges mandatory and other in-services for all staff.
the monthly In-service calendars and distributes them to all departments.
abreast of and recommends training resources to departments participating in
conjunction with Personnel Director and Department Heads conducts and/or
arranges facility orientation for all new employees. Conducts orientation for
Infection Control Responsibilities:
- 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
- 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.
- Graduate of an accredited school of
- Has a current New York State license as
a Registered Professional Nurse.
- Has at least two to three years
experience in a long term care facility in Nursing Administration.
- Have previous experiences in-service
- Has knowledge of CDC guidelines as
related to infection control, as well as
Health and Dental Benefits
We are an EOE