HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director of Infection Prevention in Largo, Florida

Largo Medical Center is an all private room, 425-bed statutory teaching hospital serving Tampa Bay area residents from three locations in Pinellas County. The hospital’s Transplant Institute of Florida is one of only eight programs in the state performing kidney transplant services with liver transplants added in 2016.

The hospital features a wide of comprehensive programs including behavioral health, Florida Breast Institute, cardiovascular services including a certified Afib & Heart Rhythm Center (SCPC), clinical research, Company Care occupational health, emergency care, imaging and diagnostic services, knee care at the Florida Knee and Orthopedic Pavilion, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, spine and neurological care at the Florida Spine & Neuro Center and weight loss/bariatric surgery at the Florida Bariatric Centers.

Located next to a golf course and not far from the Pinellas beaches, Largo offers great Florida living. The hospital’s GME program is the West Coast Academic Center for NOVA Southeastern University and affiliated with the USF Morsani College of Medicine. For more information, visit www.LargoMedical.com

The Director of Infection Prevention coordinates the hospital's Infection Control program in compliance with regulatory and accrediting agencies as well as the established policies, procedures and standards of care. Provides surveillance, detection, identification and control of infectious/communicable diseases within the hospital. Knowledge in epidemiological principles and infectious disease. Knowledge in sterilization/sanitation/disinfection practices. Designs and presents continuing education programs.

Education: Bachelor’s degree required

Experience: Three to five years of experience as Infection Control Practitioner

Licensure: Current RN licensure or Medical Technologist license; Certification in Infection Control or eligible to take exam in 1 year

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Director of Infection Prevention

Location: Florida-Largo-Largo Medical Center- Largo

Requisition ID: 00144-12252