The Infection Control Practitioner is a professional nurse who is responsible for ensuring compliance with state, federal and JCAHO standards relating to infection control. Reports to the Director of Quality Management and Regulatory Compliance. The Infection Control Practitioner is responsible for the planning, development, coordination, implementation and evaluation of the hospital wide infection control program.
The Infection Control Practitioner collaborates with and acts as a consultant for the department managers and staff. The practioner also advises, implements and evaluates measures necessary to prevent the spread of infections within the hospital and community.
Ronnica Adams, RN is our Infection Control Nurse.