Infection Prevention & Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner

Location:
Hillcrest Private Hospital
Department:
Nursing Management
Closing Date:
30 April 2019
Role Summary

The incumbent (IP&OHNP) will be responsible for the planning, implementation and assessment of an infection control and occupational health programme for the hospital. The IP&OHNP will act as a resource and ensure the implementation of best practice, legislative requirements and an environment that is safe from infection for all hospital staff and facilitates an environment supporting the health and welfare of all persons working within the institution. The IP&OHNP will be responsible for ensuring the health and welfare at work of all persons working within the hospital and on the hospital property, ensuring that workers are not affected by substances, processes or disease precursors encountered in the workplace and may remain active and productive members of the workforce.