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University of Rochester Pgm Trainee, Infection Prevention - 223194 in Rochester, New York

Pgm Trainee, Infection Prevention Job ID 223194

Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time TAR Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Time as Reported Grade 001 SMH Infection Prevention


8 AM-5 PM



As the hand hygiene specialist, this employee will represent the Infection Prevention Department and perform secret shopper observations of hand hygiene, personal protective equipment {PPE), and other compliance audits and data collection as needed. Significant training is provided prior to independent work shifts. DESCRIPTION OF WORK ENVIRONMENT: Assigned to inpatient units throughout Strong Memorial Hospital. Non-sterile work environment in hospital setting geared towards patient care.


Additional duties may include:

  • Answering and referring phone calls

  • Organizing supplies and records; preparing

  • Delivering, picking-up, sorting or distributing mail

  • General knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Triage any questions or concerns back to the identified Infection Preventionist for appropriate follow-up

  • Assist with data analysis and reporting to IPC and other committees


  • Enrolled in high school or graduate, at least 16 years of age

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Arrive on time as scheduled

  • Provide proper and timely notification to supervisor of scheduled and unscheduled absences; in accordance with department protocol

  • Maintain professional appearance according to department dress code

  • Take initiative to work independently with minimal direction

  • Effectively communicate questions, concerns and suggestions to supervisor

  • Work effectively with people of diverse cultures and socioeconomic backgrounds.

  • Adhere to standard procedures

  • Maintain confidentiality in accordance with HIP AA standard

  • Understand and carryout oral and written instructions

  • Perform other duties as assigned

    How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled