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Infection Control Associate

River Oaks

This is a Full-time position in Clarksburg, WV posted June 10, 2021.

Summary: The Infection Control Associate serves patients and staff by providing a variety of infection control services and identifying the best method for retrieving specimens; preparing specimens for laboratory testing; perform data entry of specimen and patient information, performing screening procedures and maintains compliance with established facility policies and procedures.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1.Performs COVID19, flu and other specimen collections, including venipuncture to obtain blood, according to procedure and policy 2.Performs various infection control duties, such as, Personal Protective Equipment education, audits, inventory control and ordering 3.Responsible for the collection, labeling, processing, and distribution of specimens 4.Scan and/or data entry of specimen and patient information 5.Read and follow physician’s instructions as directed by licensed nurse 6.Communicate with the nursing leadership and physicians to ensure that proper laboratory tests are ordered and take corrective action for improperly ordered laboratory tests 7.Demonstrate the ability to make technical decisions regarding testing and problem solving 8.Conducts N-95 fit-testing procedures with employees to ensure proper sizing 9.Ability to work independently and within a team environment 10.Follows facility policies 11.Notifies supervisor when unsure of how to prioritize assignment or need for assistance 12.Maintains professional behavior and appearance, promotes and exhibits good customer service and a safe, nurturing environment 13.Other duties as assigned Effort has been made to make your job description as complete as possible.

However, due to changing federal, state, and local regulations, specific requirements may change your duties.

Thus, the omission of certain areas does not exclude your accountability/responsibility to the facility.

OVERTIME REQUIREMENT: Because our patients require assistance around the clock, the ability to work overtime is a requirement for this position and can include Saturdays and Sundays when necessary.

EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS: 1.Associates Degree in a laboratory science or Medical Technology is preferred 2.ASCP or AMT certification is preferred 3.Proficient with computers; Familiarity with laboratory information systems are a plus 4.High level of attention detail along with strong communication and organizational skills 5.Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent 6.Must attend required number of educational programs per month/quarter 7.Previous experience in a clinical laboratory is preferred 8.Must be proficient in Microsoft Office

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