Infection Prevention Coordinator
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, ZA
  • Pronel Personnel
Job Description

An amazing opportunity has come up for an Infection Prevention Coordinator for a Reputable Hospital in Cape Town.

  • Aid and assist hospital employees in the management and prevention while identifying and control of infections in patients and staff
  • Plan, develop and implement an infection control programme for the hospital using basic infection control standards
  • Monitor and investigate known or suspected sources of infections in order to determine the source and contain outbreak.
  • Reviews sterilization and disinfection techniques and recommends changes as needed.
  • Provide related education to staff.
  • Plan and implement procedures used to identify and investigate an outbreak of infection (community or hospital)
  • Evaluate sterilization and disinfection methods and recommends changes as necessary.

Minimum requirements

  • Registration with the South African Nursing Council as a registered Nurse or equivalent NQF level 7 qualification
  • Compliance with the SANC scope of practise for a registered nurse and all other applicable Health Care Legislation
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of Infection Management Systems
  • Previous exposure to financial budgeting
  • Previous exposure to Hospital Infection Prevention Policies and Practices
  • Knowledge and experience in infection control practices

If you see yourself as the perfect fit please email your cv to careers pronel.co.za

Only suitable cvs will be replied to

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