Janet Riese, MSN, CIC
Manager of Infection Prevention – Employee Health
Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings, NE

Janet Riese has worked in the infection control field for over 15 years and is currently the Manager of the Infection Prevention/Employee Health. She has infection control experience in a variety of healthcare settings, including acute care, critical access, long-term care, home care, and ambulatory care. She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing through Creighton University and a Master of Science Degree in Nursing – IC through Sentinel University.  She is  certified in Infection Control.

Janet is an active APIC member and has served in many capacities at the local and national levels. She was Junior, Senior board member, President Elect, President and Past President from 2009-2014. Nationally, Janet was a mentor for Project Protect in 2014-2015 in collaboration with HRET.  She has lectured at local and regional conferences for Home Care and Acute facilities in Nebraska.  

Janet does have a mentoring program in Nebraska for those who are new to the infection control field.