Infection Prevention Trainee

Posted: September 20, 2021


Oversees the Infection Prevention Program under the direction of the Infection Prevention Physician Officer. Coordinates improvement efforts with ancillary departments (e.g. P.T., Radiology, Lab etc.) as related to areas of function. Assists in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the Education Department programs for the staff of the hospital. May perform these duties personally or coordinate with other qualified staff to instruct the program.

Schedule: Per Diem (.30 12 hours/week)
Contact: Vanessa Garcia
Phone: 575 751-5731
Email: vgarcia@taoshospital.org


  • Bachelor degree in Medical Technology, Nursing, Epidemiology or Microbiology required.
  • Current New Mexico license as a Registeres Nurse required.
  • Minimum 3 years experience in health related field preferred.
  • Current CIC (CBIC) preferred
  • Minimum 4 years of previous experience in a clinical setting (laboratory or Nursing) required.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills required.
  • Computer proficiency and technical aptitude with the ability to utilize Microsoft Office Suite programs required.
  • BCLS, ACLS and PALS instructor status preferred or obtained in the first year of employment.