Innomar Strategies Inc

Field and Infusion Nurse (LPN), Edmonton

Edmonton, Alberta, CA

Company: Innomar Strategies Inc


Published on 2021-12-13T14:11:22.000000Z

Are you looking to make a difference in a patient’s life?  At AmerisourceBergen, you will find an innovative and collaborative culture that is patient focused and dedicated to making a difference.  As an organization, we are united in our responsibility to create healthier futures. Join us and Apply today! What you will be doing The Field Infusion/Injection Nurse (Field Nurse) provides specialized infusion/injection therapies and nursing services to oncology, auto-immune and rare disease patients 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 management. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Administer medications (IM and SC) Support/monitor administration of IV infusion treatments in the clinic settingMonitor post-injection/infusion treatments as well as chart and report on all activities as directed by program protocols and standards of professional nursing documentationProvide patient education based on program protocols, individually or in groupsProvide regular, predictable availability to meet appointment scheduling needs in an efficient and cost effective manner to provide patients with quick access to necessary therapiesCoordinate daily with patients, case managers, physicians, scheduling and other departments to meet established timelines for scheduling appointments, treatments, and communication of informationPerform administrative duties such as monthly clinic audits, supply ordering and other duties as assignedParticipate regularly in telephone consultations and/or web based meetings/training sessions with the District Manager to share information, and uphold professional practice standardsConsult with physicians, pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients regarding education and implementation of product specific programsAdhere to professional nursing standards as prescribed by the professional associations, regulatory bodies and the company policies and proceduresPerform related duties and tasks as required What your background should look like  EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Registered Practical Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse5 years of regular IM/SC injection experience5 years of experience with IV therapy with or without IV initiation an assetDiploma/University degree in nursing or related fieldQualified registered practical nurse/ licensed practical nurse (valid provincial license from the College of Nurses in Province of work) Healthcare provider CPR certificate requiredExperience 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 skillsAble to work in both a team and independent settingKnowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other Office Programs Able to travel within a geographical boundaryHold and maintain a valid, non-expired, unrestricted driver’s licenseAccess to a reliable vehicle, and car insurance As of October 18, 2021, AmerisourceBergen requires all Canadian team members to be fully vaccinated and show proof of completed vaccine status at time of hire. If you cannot receive the COVID-19 vaccine due to a qualifying medical condition or sincerely held religious belief you will be required to follow AmerisourceBergen’s policy and process to apply for an exemption/accommodation.  What AmerisourceBergen offersWe 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.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. Schedule Full time Equal Employment OpportunityAmerisourceBergen is committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or membership in any other class protected by federal, state or local law.

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