Are you looking to make a difference ina patient’s life? At Innomar Strategies , a company of AmerisourceBergen,you will find an innovative culture that is patient focused and dedicated tomaking a difference.
As an organization, we are united in ourresponsibility to create healthier futures.
TheField Infusion / Injection Nurse (Field Nurse) provides specializedinfusion / injection therapies and nursing services to oncology, auto-
immune andrare disease patients in outpatient
clinics or homecare settings. Effective coordination and communications play anessential part in servicing patients, care givers and our clients.
Thisposition offers patients and healthcare providers with continuous education andsupport with regard to the diseases and therapies they are managmg.
PRIMARY DUTIES ANDRESPONSIBILITIES :
Administermedications (IV, 1M and SC) in the patient's home or specialty clinics setting
Monitorpost-injection / infusion treatments as well as chart and report on allactivities as directed by program protocols
Providepatient education based on program protocols, individually or in groups
Regular,predictable availability to meet appointment scheduling needs in an efficientand cost effective manner to provide patients with quick access to necessarytherapies
Coordinatedaily with patients, case managers, physicians, scheduling and otherdepartments to meet established timelines for scheduling appointments,treatments, and communication of information
Participateregularly in telephone consultations and / or web based meetings / trainingsessions with the District Manager to share information, and uphold professionalpractice standards
Consultwith physicians, pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients regarding educationand implementation of product specific programs
Adhereto professional nursing standards as prescribed by the professional associationsand the company
Workcollaboratively within multidisciplinary health care team providing oversightand delegation of applicable tasks to RPN / LPN as authorized by provincialcollege of nurses
Performrelated duties and tasks as required
Qualifiedregistered nurse (valid provincial license from the College ofNurses)
Healthcareprovider CPR certificate required
Minimum3 years experience as a Registered Nurse
1year of regular IV initiation and infusion experience
Experiencein a critical care, emergency, acute care inpatient / outpatient or homecaresetting are considered assets
ACLS,CVAA Certification, and central venous lines / port experience are consideredassets
Proficientin MS Excel, Outlook (e-mail), and MS Word
Accessto a home computer with an internet connection, printer, fax machine, and cell phonefor making and confirming appointments / assignments
Flexibilityin order to provide services for pre-scheduled and occasional last minutepatient appointment requests
Excellentcustomer service skills in dealing with patients, physicians, and our clients
Strongwritten and verbal communication skills
Ableto work autonomously with little supervision as part of a larger remote team
Ableto travel to clinics and homecare appointments within a set geographicalboundary
MINIMUM SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS :
Advancedknowledge of pharmaceutical distribution industry
Workingknowledge of automated warehouse operating system
Strongbusiness and financial acumen
Stronganalytical and mathematical skills
Abilityto communicate effectively both orally and in writing
Effectiveinterpersonal and leadership skills
Effectiveorganizational skills; attention to detail
Abilityto consistently meet deadlines
Excellentproblem-solving skills; ability to resolve issues effectively and efficiently
Knowledgeof Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other Office Programs
Holdand maintain a valid, non-expired, unrestricted driver's license
We offer competitive total rewardscompensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefitprograms that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of ourassociates.
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.
AmerisourceBergen is a publicly traded Fortune 10 global healthcare solutions company and is one of the world's largest pharmaceutical services companies.
Powered by our associates around the world, we provide pharmaceutical products and business solutions that improve access to care.
We operate the backbone of the healthcare supply chain. We drive the future of local care delivery. We guide medical innovations to market.
We create healthier futures.