Infusion Nurse (RN) - Nanaimo - Part Time
Specialty Group
Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
4d ago

Are you looking to make a difference in a patient’s life? At Innomar Strategies , a company of AmerisourceBergen, you will find an innovative culture that is patient focused and dedicated to making a difference.

As an organization, we are united in our responsibility to create healthier futures.16 HOURS / WEEKNANAIMO, BCRN

What you will be doing

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 management.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • 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 / training sessionswith 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
  • What your background should look like (minimum qualifications)

  • Qualifiedregistered nurse (valid provincial license from the College of Nurses)
  • 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
  • Excellentpresentation skills
  • Knowledgeof Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other Office Programs
  • Holdand maintain a valid, non-expired, unrestricted driver's license
  • What AmerisourceBergen offersWe offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Comprehensive health and dental plans
  • Flexible & remote working options
  • Employer RRSP-matching
  • Online peer-to-peer recognition program
  • Corporate discounts with multiple establishments, including fitness centers
  • Health & Wellness program
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