Correctional Staffing

RN Program Manager - Infection Control & Education

Overview Orange County, Florida is home to a diverse population of over 1,000,000 residents spanning approximately 1,000 square miles. Beautiful year round mild weather, sunshine, world famous attractions, community and cultural events, plenty of outdoor activities, and miles of nearby beaches help make Orange County a great place to live and work. Does this sound like somewhere you would love to live and work? Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Orange County is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity. We are seeking a motivated, high energy, self-starter to serve in the role of RN Program Manager - Infection Control & Education. This position is responsible for the management of Corrections Health Services programs to ensure that division policies are current, adhered to, and that compliance with local, state, and federal standards are met. Exercises independent judgment and assures the quality of the services provided. Work is performed under the supervision of the Health Services Administrator and Corrections Health Services Medical Director. Representative Duties •Ensures staff meets all training and development requirements. •Coordinates New Employee Orientations (NEO), ensuring materials are current. •Monitors employees after NEO during 6 month probationary period for success by coordinating new employee schedules with preceptors and evaluating employees during this period. •Responsible for maintaining a yearly education plan that incorporates all yearly requirements for accreditation and certification as well as new training on policies or equipment. •Establishes and coordinates multiple alternatives for delivering training materials (seminars, webinars, computer-based training). •Updates and maintains Division emergency plans for epidemic health concerns and drafts health alerts to be distributed to Corrections Health Services employees. •Monitors infectious/contagious disease patterns and incidents; ensures proper procedure is followed to prevent an outbreak. •Serves as liaison with local and state agencies for infectious disease monitoring. •Responsible for evaluating medical documentation and providing clearance for requests for inmate work release program. •Monitors biomedical waste for proper disposal and pickup. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in nursing or a closely related field and four years of nursing experience. Must possess and maintain a State of Florida license as a registered nurse. Preferences Infection control and education experience Application Deadline Posting Date: January 30, 2018 Closing Date: February 13, 2018 May close without prior notice Salary Salary Range: $ 54,433.60 - 85,841.60 - Annually Based on qualifications Address Corrections Health Administration 3723 Vision BV Orlando 32839 Veterans Preference If you are claiming Veterans' Preference, you are responsible for providing the required eligibility documentation by the close date of the posting. Please submit a cover letter and copies of documents, not originals, to Orange County Human Resources Division, PO Box 1393, Orlando, FL 32801-1393 or fax to (407) 836-0098 (only Veterans' Preference documentation will be accepted by fax). Your cover letter should include the position posting number you are applying for, the title of the position and the last 4 digits of your social security number. Educational Requirements If your education was obtained in the United States, the County recognizes degrees or diplomas which are accredited by an agency recognized by the United States Department of Education (USDE) or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). If you have obtained education from a country other than the United States, your degree or diploma must be evaluated to determine the United States equivalency by a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Service (NACES) or the Association of International Credentials Evaluations (AICE) at your expense. Apply: http://www.ocfl.net/EmploymentVolunteerism/JobOpenings.aspx

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  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Location:Florida
  • Specialty:Registered Nurse

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