Infection Control Coordinator Resume Samples

An Infection Control Coordinator takes responsibility for monitoring and investigating known or suspected sources of infections and determine the source and contain outbreaks. The job duties commonly found on the Infection Control Coordinator Resume include the following – reviewing sterilization and disinfection techniques and recommending changes as needed, providing related education to staff; reviewing existing policies and standard operating procedures; acting as a resource for the team or organization; maintaining related permits, licenses, and other documents; monitoring compliance through observations, checklists and other methods; and networking with other professionals responsible for infection control.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following skills and abilities – knowledge of medical terminologies, compliant with infection prevention standards extensive, team building excellent communication skills, and knowledge of standards of infection control practices. A relevant degree is commonplace among job applicants.

Infection Control Coordinator Resume example

Infection Control Coordinator Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Infection Control Coordinator with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : MS Office, Communication, Managing.

Description :

    1. Scheduled and conducted Performance Improvement meetings on a quarterly basis.
    2. Assembled and organized reports for Performance Improvement minutes.
    3. Assembled and organized statistics for graphic representation of Performance Improvement monitors.
    4. Assembled, compiled, and reviewed Performance Improvement reports with the administrator and governing board quarterly and annually.
    5. Educated all new employees on the Performance Improvement process.
    6. Re-educated governing board to the Performance Improvement process quarterly and annually.
    7. Developed new Performance Improvement monitors as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master of Science


Infection Control Coordinator Resume

Objective : As an Infection Control Coordinator, responsible for Ensuring proper follow-up procedure for needle sticks and other body fluid exposure incidents and, perform, review and analyze laboratory test, services, and surveys and provide pertinent reports, fining and recommendations to the Director of Nursing Services, the Administrator, and county and state health departments.

Skills : IV Team Certified, Diabetic Nurse Educator, In Process Of Receiving CRRN Certification.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all Infection Control duties for two hospital facilities (300+ beds).
    2. Reviewed of laboratory results for surveillance of and trends for organisms, contaminants, wounds/post-op infections, and nosocomial infections; surveillance of CSF results for possible viral/bacterial meningitis, pneumonia diagnosis for possible legionellosis, and daily admissions lists for possible isolation precautions.
    3. Reported to Nurse Managers, Clinical Coordinators, and Nurse Educators on isolation protocols.
    4. Reviewed all Performance Improvement updates from JCAHO.
    5. Performed in an expert capacity during JCAHO surveys.
    6. Ensured all staff is free from infectious disease.
    7. Performed, staff screenings, PPDs, vaccinations, and education.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master of Science


Infection Control Coordinator Resume

Summary : As an Infection Control Coordinator, Responsible for creating, updating, and maintaining databases utilized for tracking all observations reports conducted by the department for 65 clinical.

Skills : Certified HIV Rapid Testing Counselor, Basic Healthcare, Communication.

Description :

    1. Monitored and investigated known or suspected sources of infections in order to determine the source and ensure control.
    2. Reviewed sterilization and disinfection techniques and recommends changes as needed.
    3. Provided related education to staff.
    4. Prepared simple cultures as needed for environmental and individual studies.
    5. Conducted continuous surveillance to detect sources of infection for prevention purposes.
    6. Collected data on infections and maintains records for all cases.
    7. Supervised a team of LPNs and a data entry clerk.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Nursing

Infection Control Coordinator Resume

Objective : Seeking an Infection Control Coordinator, responsible for collecting, reviewing, analyzing, and interpreting surveillance data and recommends appropriate actions to clinicians and infection control department targeted to reduce or eliminate infectious risk in patients and staff.

Skills : Pediatric Nurse, ICU, ER, Travel Nurse, Supervisor In Nursing Homes Infection Control Nurse.

Description :

    1. Responsible for NHSN infection prevention surveillance programs.
    2. Performed chart reviews and abstracting surgical site infection, adult ICU's CLAB, VAP, UTI, and NICU CLAB and VAP data per NHSN requirement.
    3. Data entry and timely performed data analysis reports for core departments.
    4. Adhered to strict NHSN deadlines.
    5. Acted as an NHSN system expert to work closely with the IC team as well as interdisciplinary departments.
    6. Responsible for the preparation and facilitation of the NHSN program audit by NYSDOH or IPRO.
    7. Served as an educator in continuing education and collaborate with education specialists regarding the orientation of new staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Nursing

Infection Control Coordinator Resume

Objective : To obtain an Infection Control Coordinator, Responsible for the prevention, investigation, monitoring, and reporting of the spread of diseases in the hospitals.

Skills : Communication, Managing, Coordinating.

Description :

    1. Responsible for health education training for patients and staff.
    2. Developed and maintained quality care systems including but not limited to, creating and improving medical protocols/guidelines by compiling data and identifying areas of improvement.
    3. Achieved departmental goals and objectives by utilizing processes and standards for in-patient and out-patient care.
    4. Prepared for HIPAA and JCAHO reviews by compiling necessary items.
    5. Reported to various government agencies while ensuring compliance with state and federal agencies.
    6. Abstracted pertinent government data and reported accordingly.
    7. Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics, and test results in medical compliance with state and federal regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Infection Control Coordinator Resume

Headline : Seeking an Infection Control Coordinator with 4 years of experience in Demonstrating the knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as described in the unit's and division's policies and procedures.

Skills : CPR Certified, Infection Control, Mental Health, Verbal Communication, Staffing, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Reviewed all admissions for preexisting diseases and those reportable to the Minnesota Department of health.
    2. Reviewed of all that was prescribed for antibiotics, antifungals, and antivirals Review of all medical rounds and shift reports for signs and symptoms of infection Monitoring lab results as they relate to infectious diseases, STD's and other reportable diseases.
    3. Worked with the Primary doctor when infections are present and instituting precautions as needed.
    4. Worked with the Infection Preventionist to collaborate on the Antimicrobial Stewardship program.
    5. Responsible for communicable diseases reporting and conducting contact investigations.
    6. Respond to all requests of NYC/NYS DOH.
    7. Responsible for the entire Infection Control and Employee Health Program for 275-bed Acute Care Hospital.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AAS In Nursing

Infection Control Coordinator Resume

Objective : Infection Control Coordinator with 2+ years of experience in Assisting in developing a written care plan for each resident on isolation or under infection control precautions that identifies the problems and/or needs of the residents and the goals to be accomplished.

Skills : Controlling, Interpersonal, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Included but not limited to Staffing for all units o Serving as a float nurse for ER, OP, OR, and MS during critical staffing shortages.
    2. Immediately responded to critical patients in all areas and aiding in resuscitation efforts Ensuring smooth flow of patients from one area of the facility to another.
    3. Disciplined and trained employees.
    4. Discharged planning in the absence of a regular case manager.
    5. Worked with other department managers Solving process-related problems in order to promote cohesiveness in the separate units.
    6. Took responsibility for revising forms for the facility to meet changing policies and goals for the units.
    7. Took responsibility for Infection Control in the facility upon the resignation of the previous coordinator.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Infection Control Coordinator Resume

Headline : As an Infection Control Coordinator, responsible for Conducting investigations which include interviewing, assessing, reasoning, follow-up, and report suspected infectious outbreaks. Experience in Conducting activities related to exposure of patients and employees to communicable diseases. Assessing positive cultures, including but not limited to; blood, urine, wound, stool.

Skills : Infection Control, Managing, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Worked knowledge of database applications, including extraction and querying skills.
    2. Worked collaboratively with the CDC/ NHSN on the identification of Device Associated Infections (CLABSI, CAUTI, and VAE/VAP) and surgical site Infections (SSI) following the NHSN Definitions, report data on a monthly, Quarterly basis to NHSN/ CMS and State Department of Health.
    3. Expertised in data analysis, quantitative methods, and data access in the data warehouse.
    4. Experienced Inpatient coding MS-DRG, APR-DRG, Risk of Mortality (ROM).
    5. Applied ICD-9 and/or ICD-10 inpatient codes for diagnoses and procedures (Diagnostic Related Group is automatically assigned by the grouper software) for inpatient stays.
    6. Worked on core measures, quality improvement processes, and scorecards.
    7. Planned, developed, organized, implemented, evaluated, coordinated, and directed the Infection Control Program.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      5-7 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      Master In Public Health

      Infection Control Coordinator Resume

      Headline : Seeking an Infection Control Coordinator with 6 years of experience in Maintaining records and prepare monthly summaries of all resident and personnel infections, corrective and precautionary actions taken, and the results of such actions. and also Screening of residents for admission to the facility.

      Skills : Communication, Interpersonal Skills, Customer Service.

      Description :

        1. Developed and maintained a method of identifying and recording known or suspected infections in patients and employees.
        2. Performed weekly inspections to ensure that procedures for the control of infections are being followed correctly.
        3. Collected and maintained statistical data in regards to the identification and control of infections.
        4. Coordinated closely with all departments to ensure adherence to infection control procedures.
        5. Prepared monthly reports on infection rates by nursing units, sites, and pathogens.
        6. Notified the Parish and/or State Health Department of any reportable diseases.
        7. Alerted all facility medical staff of any actual or suspected infection, and initiate culture and sensitivity testing and all appropriate control procedures.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      5-7 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      Master In Public Health

      Infection Control Coordinator Resume

      Headline : Infection Control Coordinator with 5 years of experience in developing, reviewing, evaluating, and implementing infection control policies and procedures to improve quality of care and meet or exceed current recommended guidelines.

      Skills : Interpersonal skills, Communication, Coordinating.

      Description :

        1. Assisted in the coordination of the Infection Control program.
        2. Used Communication, organization, time management, and problem-solving are the biggest skills utilized in this job setting.
        3. Participated in infection control education of all employees during orientation and annual updates.
        4. Updated and revised facility infection control policies, procedures, and practices.
        5. Interpreted and periodically updated reference material, infection control precautions, isolation procedures, aseptic techniques, decontamination, and sterilization guidelines and procedure for disposal and removal of infective and contaminated material.
        6. Identified and monitored infected personnel and residents to ensure that established precautions and procedures are followed.
        7. Assisted in evaluating, classifying, and ensuring implementation and proper application of universal precaution and infection control practices and procedures throughout the facility.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          BSN In Nursing