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RN CLINICAL QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST - EPIDEMIOLOGY

at UNC Healthcare

Posted: 6/8/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: OTH01M4M

Job Description

CLINICAL QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST

Location: UNC Medical Center

Scheduled Work Hours: (Days) 7:30am-4:00pm

 

This position will monitor compliance with practices andpolicies that are based on evidence-based infection prevention strategies.  These observations include but are notlimited to: practices of nurses (e.g., central line maintenance, foleymaintenance, foley insertion, chlorhexidine bathing), physicians (e.g., centralline insertions, daily assessment of need for devices), surgery staff (e.g.,compliance with surgical hand antisepsis, patient prep prior to surgery),housekeeping/patient equipment (e.g., cleaning process, throughness of cleaningmonitoring), and construction workers (e.g., minimizing impact of dust intopatient care areas. This position will also provide support for management of infectionprevention projects.



Qualifications

Requires Bachelor's degree in Nursing and must be licensed by the North Carolina State Board of Nursing to practice as a registered nurse. Must have three years' clinical experience in a healthcare setting Or equivalent combination of education and experience.