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POSITION SUMMARY :
The Field Infusion / Injection Nurse (Field Nurse) RPN provides support for the RN in our specialized infusion / injection clinics and assumes patient care in accordance with RPN / LPN scope of practice in the therapeutic areas of oncology, auto-
immune and rare disease patients. The RPN / LPN Field Infusion / Injection Nurse will work in outpatient clinics or homecare settings.
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
What your background should look like (minimum qualifications)
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS :
Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Registered Practical Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse
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
Possess a valid driver’slicense, access to a reliable vehicle, and car insurance
What AmerisourceBergen offers
We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes benefit programs that are comprehensive, diverse and designed to meet the various needs across our associate population.
Comprehensive health and dental plans
Flexible & remote working options
Online peer-to-peer recognition program
Corporate discounts with multiple establishments, including fitness centers
Health & Wellness program with onsite yoga and massage therapy
Throughout our global footprint and various business units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we offer. Many benefits are company-
paid, while others are available through associate contributions. Specific benefit offerings may vary by location, position and / or business unit.