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Employee Type - Part-Time EmployeeExperience - Not SpecifiedIndustries - Nurse, Entry Level

Description

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.

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 


EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Registered Practical Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse
  • 5 years of regular IM/SC injection experience
  • 5 years of experience with IV therapy with or without IV initiation an asset
  • Diploma/University degree in nursing or related field
  • Qualified registered practical nurse/ licensed practical nurse (valid provincial license from the College of Nurses in Province of work)
  • 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:

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
    • Employer RRSP-matching
    • 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.


 

Innomar Strategies, a part of AmerisourceBergen, is Canada’s leading patient support provider for specialty pharmaceuticals. Through our Integrated Service Model, we deliver customized solutions to improve product access, increase supply chain efficiency, and enhance patient care. Innomar is the trusted expert in specialty pharmaceuticals with an unwavering commitment to patients.