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RN Spvr-Infection Ctrl

Date Posted:  Oct 4, 2021
Requisition ID:  270887

Logansport, IN, US, 46947


Work for Indiana

Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.


At the State of Indiana, we don’t just talk about diversity and inclusion – Our goal is to create a welcoming, accessible, and equitable workplace, with a workforce that is representative of the State of Indiana population. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


About Logansport State Hospital:

Logansport State Hospital is a state-operated inpatient psychiatric hospital for adults with mental illness.  Using an interdisciplinary approach and evidence-based programming, we promote recovery and return of the individual to the community. 



This position's salary will be commensurate based on education and/or experience

About the Job:

The Nurse Supervisor is responsible for our infection control and employee health programs.

A Day in the Life:

The essential functions of this role are as follows: 

  • Responsible for infection control and employee health programs; evaluating patient and employee outcomes
  • Collects, prepares and analyzes data, making recommendations and implementing action plans
  • Monitors patient and employee compliance and measures infection control performance
  • Oversees our Pandemic Plan
  • Conducts investigations of unusual hospital infection outbreaks.
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe, secure and clean working environment;

The job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time.  

What You'll Need for Success:

  • Current valid State of Indiana RN license; BSN preferred
  • Current CPR certification;
  • Knowledge of professional nursing principles and the ability to implement these;
  • Knowledgeable in epidemiologic principals and statisitical methods
  • Conducts ongoing surveillance using Center of Disease Control (CDC) infection criteria. 
  • Ability to plan and change programs and procedures to comply with state and federal laws and regulations;
  • Effectively communicate, both orally and in writing
  • Must have professionalism and organizational competencies;

Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:

This role provides direct supervision for one or more staff members.


Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:

The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees which includes: 

  • Three (3) medical plan options (including RX coverage) and vision/dental coverages 
  • Wellness program (offers premiums discount for the medical plan) 
  • Health savings account (includes bi-weekly state contribution) 
  • Deferred compensation account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match 
  • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options 
  • Group life insurance 
  • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits 
  • Paid vacation, personal and sick time off 
  • Competitive leave policies covering a variety of employee needs 
  • 12 company paid holidays, 14 on election years 
  • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program 
  • New Parent Leave 
  • Free Parking 
  • Free LinkedIn Learning 


Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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