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Field and Infusion Nurse in Kamloops at Innomar Strategies

Date Posted: 11/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kamloops
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/11/2018

Job Description

Our dynamic Nursing team is growing! 

Innomar Strategies, a company of AmerisourceBergen is seeking Field & Infusion Nurses for various locations across Canada to support our growing business.  

In British Columbia, we are actively recruiting a part-time casual Nurse in Kamloops, BC.

This role provides specialized infusion/injection therapies and nursing services to oncology, auto-immune and rare disease patients in outpatient clinics or homecare settings. This position offers patients and healthcare providers with continuous education and support with regard to the diseases and therapies they are managing. The ideal candidate demonstrates effective coordination and communication in servicing patients, care givers and our clients.

Responsibilities Include:

Administer medications (IV, IM and SC) in the patient’s home or specialty clinics setting

Monitor post-injection/infusion treatments as well as chart and report on all activities as directed by program protocols

Provide patient education based on program protocols, individually or in groups

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

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 and the company

Job Requirements

Qualified Registered Nurse (valid provincial license from the College of Nurses)

Healthcare provider CPR certificate required

1 year of regular IV initiation and infusion experience

Experience in a critical care, emergency, acute care inpatient/outpatient or homecare setting are considered assets

ACLS, CVAA Certification, and central venous lines/port experience are considered assets

Proficient in MS Excel, Outlook (e-mail), and MS Word

Access to a home computer with an internet connection, printer, fax machine, and cell phone for making and confirming appointments/assignments

Excellent customer service skills in dealing with patients, physicians, and our clients

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Able to work autonomously with little supervision as part of a larger remote team

Able to travel to clinics and homecare appointments within a set geographical boundary

Possess a valid driver’s license, access to a reliable vehicle, and car insurance