Organization: Columbia Memorial Hospital
Location: Astoria, OR
Date Job Posted: September 3, 2020
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Infection Prevention/Employee Health RN
Req # 2020105
This position is responsible to support and maintain a comprehensive organization-wide infection control and prevention related activities that include inpatient and ambulatory services. This position is also responsible for all functions of the employee health program.
Knowledge of/Skill/Ability to: Use of Excel database, ability to extract clinical information from electronic medical record related to IP, ability to analyze and interpret clinical research, ability to read and extract meaning from state and federal regulations. Ability to develop and implement performance improvement projects. Ability to interpret, create and modify policy and procedures. Ability to work independently, exercise creativity and prioritize scheduling of work. Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
Education and/or Experience
Physical Demands and Work Environment Conditions / ADA Compliance
Columbia Memorial Hospital (CMH) is located in the beautiful and historic town of Astoria, Oregon, where the Columbia River meets the Pacific Ocean. At CMH, we are committed to providing person-centered care to our patients and Caregivers. We are a full-service, 25-bed, critical access, not-for-profit, Level IV trauma, Planetree Certified, hospital which includes a robust Medical Group.
As a Planetree Hospital, CMH has developed dynamic and focused efforts to involve the perspective of patients, family members and staff to increase person-centered care throughout our organization. We value compassionate, courteous and respectful interactions, patient and family involvement in care planning to include the patient’s goals and preferences, healing design of spaces, community health and a strategic plan that emphasizes person-centered care for the patient and caregiver alike.
Astoria and the Pacific Northwest has something for everyone to enjoy including living history, outdoor adventures, culinary experiences, beautiful scenery and so much more. To learn more about CMH and our amazing location, please visit: