Master's Degree in a health-related field, or concurrent enrollment in a master's program with completion within 3 years of hire. Minimum of 5 years hospital based infection prevention and control experience. Current certification in Infection Control (CIC).
Minimum 2 years relevant clinical infection prevention and control leadership experience.
Epidemiologic, microbiologic and clinical practice knowledge base and skills related to infection prevention & control.
Basic understanding of statistical and data analysis.
Demonstrated change leadership, the ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships.
Evidence of leadership, creativity, innovation and initiative.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm