AmerisourceBergen Corporation Field and Infusion Nurse - Port Au Choix, NL in PORT AU CHOIX, Canada
Title: Field and Infusion Nurse - Port Au Choix, NL Location: Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Port au Choix Job Number: 00001GGO
This is a part-time opportunity, ideal for a RN located within Port au Choix, NL.
The Field Infusion/Injection Nurse (RN) assumes patient care in accordance with RN scope of practice in the therapeutic areas of oncology, auto-immune and rare disease patients. The RN Field Infusion/Injection Nurse will work in the homecare and in outpatient clinic setting performing infusions/injections to our patients. Effective coordination and communications play an essential part in servicing patients, care givers and our clients. This position offers patients and healthcare providers with continuous education and support with regard to the diseases and therapies they are managing.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Administer medications (IM and SC) Support/monitor administration of IV infusion treatments in the clinic setting Monitor post-injection/infusion treatments as well as chart and report on all activities as directed by program protocols and standards of professional nursing documentation Provide patient education based on program protocols, individually or in groups Provide regular, predictable availability to meet appointment scheduling needs in an efficient and cost effective manner to provide patients with quick access to necessary therapies Coordinate daily with patients, case managers, physicians, scheduling and other departments to meet established timelines for scheduling appointments, treatments, and communication of information Perform administrative duties such as monthly clinic audits, supply ordering and other duties as assigned Participate regularly in telephone consultations and/or web based meetings/training sessions with the District Manager to share information, and uphold professional practice standards Consult with physicians, pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients regarding education and implementation of product specific programs Adhere to professional nursing standards as prescribed by the professional associations, regulatory bodies and the company policies and procedures Perform related duties and tasks as required Qualifications: EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
2 years of regular IM/SC injection experience 2 years of experience with IV therapy with or without IV initiation an asset Diploma/University degree in nursing or related field Registered Nurse (valid provincial license from the College of Nurses in Province of Newfoundland) Healthcare provider CPR certificate required Experience in a critical care, emergency, acute care inpatient/outpatient or homecare setting are considered assets Demonstrated excellent customer service skills in dealing with patients, physicians, and multidisciplinary healthcare team MINIMUM SKILLS,KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS:
Access to a home computer with an internet connection, printer, fax machine, and cell phone for making and confirming appointments/assignments Flexibility in order to provide services for pre-scheduled and occasional last minute patient appointment requests Effective organizational skills; attention to detail Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing Strong written and verbal communication skills Able to work in both a team and independent setting Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other Office Programs Able to travel within a set geographical boundary Possess a valid driver’slicense, access to a reliable vehicle, and car insurance Job: Operations Jobs