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Methodist Hospital Texsan

Infection Preventionist

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  Days 7-10 Hrs/Wkdays Only 
Category: Registered Nurse • Job ID: 257839

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 Methodist Hospital Texsan

Infection Preventionist I

Clinical Outcomes Department

Full Time - Non-Exempt

Day Shifts – Weekdays Only

 

Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Clinical Outcomes Department. Submit your application today!

Benefits:

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program, and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

Seeking an Infection Preventionist I, will be responsible for overall clinical operations of the facility’s assigned research protocols including enrollment, regulatory, quality, and site operations.

In this role, Infection Preventionist I will:

    • Supports enrolling patients onto clinical trials through recruitment, screening, enrollment, treatment, and follow-up of eligible participants according to protocol requirements.
    • Reviews the study design and inclusion/exclusion criteria with physician and patient
    • Ensures the protection of study patients by verifying informed consent procedures and adhering to protocol requirements
    • Collects, completes, and enters data into study specific case report forms (CRFs) or electronic data capture systems within study required timelines
    • Ensures the integrity of the data submitted on case report forms or other data collection tools by careful source document review; monitors data for missing or implausible data
    • Ensures that adequate and accurate records are maintained for inspecting, Creates study specific tools for source documentation when not provided by sponsor 2.Generates and tracks drug shipments, lab kits, and other supplies as needed
    • Reports and follows up on serious adverse events as per the protocol and regulations
    • Implements study-specific communications
    • Responsible for accurate and complete documentation of protocol requirements according to site work instructions/SOPs
    • Tracks and reports adverse events, serious adverse events, protocol waivers, and deviations
    • Communicates all protocol-related issues to appropriate study colleagues and stakeholders
    • Maintains accurate and complete records, including regulatory documents, signed informed consent forms, source documentation, drug dispensing logs, screening and enrollment logs, and study communications
    • Coordinates regular site research meetings
Minimum Requirements:
  • Education:  Minimum Associate Degree, Bachelor’s College Degree, preferable
  • Experience:  Minimum required experience in a clinical research setting of 1 year but less than 3 years, Preferred would be three to five years of research experience. Appropriate education may be substituted for partial experience.

    Methodist Hospital Texsan is a full service 120 bed acute care hospital specializing as one of South Texas’s premier heart and orthopedic hospitals. As an advanced center for cardiac care, we are certified in chest pain and heart failure with comprehensive cardiac services including research and clinical trials. Using state-of-the-art technology such as our robotics program, our orthopedic services, including the Joint Replacement Academy and the Center for Spine, boast some of the best clinical results in the industry.

    Methodist Hospital Texsan is the first hospital in San Antonio to receive the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Chest Pain Certification. We have also received the Heart Care Center National Distinction of Excellence award – the highest recognition a hospital can receive. Our excellence extends to our ICU which was awarded the Silver Beacon Award for Excellence. Our Level IV trauma emergency service is a leader in San Antonio in patient experience and efficiency. Our 30 bed Inpatient Rehab Unit has received the Rehabilitation Stroke Certification from the Joint Commission. Methodist Hospital Texsan has also been recognized by Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare for 3 years in a row and was a recipient of the 2019 Guardian of Excellence Award® by Press Ganey. For more information please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital Texsan under Locations.

    Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care!

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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