Jonathan Teter, MS, CIC, EMT-B

Infection Prevention Advisor

 

Jonathan Teter, MS, CIC, EMT-B is an epidemiologist, infection prevention clinician, and nationally registered emergency medical technician. He is Board Certified in Infection Control (CIC) by the Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology. He has experience with infection prevention strategies, surveillance systems, and quality metrics at the facility, health system, and state level. Jon received his Bachelor of Arts degree from McDaniel College in Maryland and his Master of Science from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County with a concentration in Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology.

After a brief career in professional theatre, Jon started his healthcare career at Johns Hopkins Medicine where he oversaw system-level analytics and surveillance for infection prevention/epidemiology and also completed a fellowship in patient safety analytics. He has authored several posters and peer-reviewed articles on topics including hand hygiene, flexible endoscope reprocessing and operating room air quality. He currently serves an an infection preventionist at a regional academic medical center and consults for RB Health Partners, Inc. as a Sr. Analyst and Infection Prevention Advisor. Jon is a member of the Association for Professionals of Infection Control and Epidemiology, the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, the Florida Public Health Association and is a Nationally Registered Emergency Medical Technician.

 

His expertise includes:

 

  • Health-Care Associated Infection Prevention Strategies

  • Antimicrobial Resistance and Antimicrobial Stewardship

  • NHSN Surveillance Definitions

  • Emerging Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response 

  • EMS and Epidemiological Research Methods 

  • Surveillance Systems

  • Quality Measure Reporting

  • Advanced Analytics

  • SAS Programming 

  • Emergency Medical Services 

  • Critical Care Operations 

 

When not working you may find Jon swimming, biking, and running around the Tampa Bay area.