B.S. in health field or completion of APIC epidemiology course with on-going education in the field of infection control and epidemiology. Certification in infection control after two (2) years of clinical infection control experience.
RN or Medical Technologist with at least two (2) years of clinical infection control experience, familiar with current literature in the field - application of those principles. Ability to interpret state and federal legislation as related to infection control. Six (6) months.
Some exposure to working with contagious diseases.
Much traveling throughout the hospital.