WellStar Health Systems Infection Preventionist in austell, Georgia


At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.


The Infection Preventionist is an entry level professional who functions under the direction of the Infection Prevention

Manager. Responsibilities include surveillance to identify healthcare associated infections (HAIs) and public reporting.


Required Minimum Education: Minimum of an Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN), Medical Technology, or other

relevant degree required.

Required Minimum Licensure: If applicable, current licensure as an RN in the State of Georgia or National Accreditation

as a medical technologist required. Certification in Infection Control (CIC) not required.

Required Minimum Experience: Two (2) years’ experience in hospital-based infection prevention preferred. Three to

five years clinical practice in an acute care setting preferred.

Required Minimum Skills: Strong verbal and written communication. Teamwork and relationship building.

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Facility WellStar Cobb Hospital

City Austell

Shift Days

State Georgia