Infection Prevention Specialist (RN)

Kuakini Health System   Honolulu, HI   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on August 25, 2023
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Title of Position
Infection Prevention Specialist (RN)

Work Hours
Regular Full-Time

Primarily Monday through Friday, day shift; 40 hours per week.  May occasionally be required to work before or after regular office hours.


Kuakini Medical Center


Description of Position

Serves as key resource in matters of infection control and infectious diseases, and carries out managerial responsibilities of the Infection Control Program for the Health System.  Collaborates with the Infection Committee Chairperson, and compiles and analyzes surveillance data for review and recommendation by the Infection Committee. 

Qualifications and Requirements

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; and current Registered Nurse licensure in the State of Hawaii required. Bachelor of Science degree or Master’s degree in nursing, public health or related fields preferred.  Certification of training in infection control, provided by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) or Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) required or must be attained within one (1) year. Minimum two (2) years recent clinical nursing or health-related experience required; or any combination of education and experience which would provide the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to meet the minimum qualifications to perform the essential functions of this position.


Be part of Kuakini Health System's progressive organization that offers new and challenging career opportunities. We are seeking dedicated, talented and team-oriented individuals to join our Health Care Team. Individuals who believe in Kuakini's mission and share the same core values are welcome to apply for available positions. 

Kuakini offers a comprehensive compensation package of salary and employee benefits for full-time and part-time employees. To find out more about available career opportunities and employment information, please contact Human Resources at 808-547-9148, email:  or visit our website at  Kuakini is located at 347 N. Kuakini Street, Honolulu, HI 96817.