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LPN Data Analyst Full Time in Ocala, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/8/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Ocala, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Function
    Information Systems
  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Ocala

Job Description

LPN Data Analyst AdventHealth Ocala

Location Address: 1500 SW 1st Ave Ocala, Florida 34471

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ocala
  • Horse Capital of the World
  • Driving distance to Gainesville, St. Augustine, Orlando, Tampa, Sarasota
  • Part of the community since 1898, providing healthcare to Marion County for over 120 years
  • AdventHealth Ocala offers a broad spectrum of services, with programs that are nationally recognized and accredited
  • Spectacular springs throughout the county
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time/Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Performs surveillance on positive cultures to determine if the infection is hospital acquired or community acquired.
  • Maintains an ongoing review and analysis of healthcare associated infection data, risk factors, and special studies that relate to infection control.
  • Analyzes data to follow trends or spikes in infection and investigates potential sources/reasons.
  • Reports required diseases to the Florida Department of Health at the local and state levels to fulfill Florida statutes.
  • Assists in the development and implementation of an evidence-based program for surveillance, prevention, and control of healthcare associated infections in collaboration with others on the infection prevention team, medical and clinical staff
  • Provides feedback to hospital departments about healthcare associated infection risk of patients.
  • Monitors compliance with current infection control standards in all areas.
  • Reviews and revises policies and procedures related to infection control to keep current with evidence-based practice.
  • Organizes and participates in the education and orientation of associates, students and providers to promote knowledge and to reduce hospital-acquired infections.
  • Observes associates and medical staff providers for correct use of personal protective equipment and isolation practices to prevent transmission of pathogens and reduce Healthcare Acquired Infections.
  • Performs walking rounds/completes audit tools monthly for each unit.

What You Will Need:
  • High School diploma
  • LPN
  • Minimum 2 years healthcare experience required
  • 1 year of data management experience
  • 1 year experience in decision support, performance improvement activities preferred
Job Summary:

The Data Analyst LPN is responsible for the infrastructure updates, data entry, uploading outcomes data and production of clinical data reports for the CDC NHSN database, as well as evidence-based practices for the infection prevention and performance improvement task forces and committees using basic databases.  The Data Analyst LPN assists with submission of regulatory reports as required by the State of Florida and the Federal government, CMS, for data validation of our patient outcomes. The Data Analyst LPN assists with the maintenance of ongoing, routine, data entry, scheduled data reports, participates in planning and data collection tools for clinical projects, physician credentialing, and effectively communicates relevant data report information to the Manager.  The Data Analyst LPN assists the Manager in the completion of policy updates in the policy system. The Data Analyst LPN will assist with preparation for and presentation of data for the Infection Prevention Committee, Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee, or other meetings as needed by the infection prevention department. The Data Analyst LPN will assist the infection prevention program with conducting rounds for the purpose of data collection, monitor equipment and/or product usage for the purpose of data collection, assist with education, and may attend meetings on behalf of the infection prevention department. The Data Analyst LPN will provide administrative support and will assist in the documentation of process work plans as appropriate to meet the changing needs and requirements of the infection prevention department.  

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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