Full-time opening at MMC as the Infection Preventionist. Coordinates all activities related to the prevention, reporting, and control of health care associated infections (HAIs). Helps develop policies and standards of care which reduce risk of HAIs among patients; accountable for surveillance, prevention, and control of infections in patients, staff, physicians, visitors, and other internal and external customers; serves as consultant, educator, researcher, and a resource to all areas of the hospital in order to provide quality health care.
Bachelor’s degree in nursing, public health, epidemiology, medical technology, microbiology or biology required. Qualified applicants will have a minimum of 3 years clinical experience in a hospital setting and infection control experience. Certification in Infection Prevention and Control (CIC) required. Nursing applicants must have a valid WI license; Medical Technology applicants must be ASCP registered. Must have outstanding customer service and communication skills, be proficient with Microsoft office applications, and able to be competent with other relevant software applications within 30 days of hire. Competitive benefits include health, dental, life insurance, 403(b) pension and generous paid leave.
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About Memorial Medical Center
MMC is a regional medical center that serves patients from 7 counties in northwest Wisconsin and Gogebic County in Michigan. We have more than 60 physicians on staff and over 400 employees dedicated to providing quality care. Our charming city of Ashland, WI is located on the shores of Lake Superior near Bayfield and the Apostle Islands, and boasts a strong community, historic charm, modern conveniences and abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation. Our passion and driving force is to see the people of our community live healthy, productive lives. EOE & AA.
Contact: Human Resources, Memorial Medical Center, 1615 Maple Lane, Ashland WI 54806
Phone: 715-685-5520; Fax: 715-685-5109;
Website: ashlandmmc.com/employment Email: email@example.com
Interested applications should access MMC’s employment application online and submit with a cover letter/resume.