Per Diem Infusion Nurse Clinician - Illinois

  • Job Reference: 592956473-2
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2022
  • Recruiter: PROMPTCARE HOME INFUSION LLC
  • Location: Hoffman Estates, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Care in the community, Care workers, Management & Supervisors, Restaurant & Service, Senior Care workers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Description:

The PromptCare Home Infusion Nurse provides care to patients in the home utilizing highly specialized skills. You will advocate for each patient individually while collaborating with the physician, pharmacist, nursing coordinator, and sales. You will administer infusions of highly specialized medications, as well as providing education to the patient and family.

Reports to: Manager of Nursing - Hoffman Estates, IL

Job Location: Hoffman Estates, IL

Territory: Cook County

SUMMARY OF KEY JOB FUNCTION:

This is a field-based, hands-on nursing position that requires a candidate with the drive and skill to be a nurse caregiver, patient advocate, and positive representative of PromptCare. The successful candidate must be proficient in all phases of home infusion nursing. On-call requirement based on region and state.

. Requirements:

• Must be a Registered Nurse in IL with a license in good standing

• Must have a valid driver's license and automobile insurance in good standing

• Covid-19 Vaccination is required for this role

• Must have knowledge of PIV, Mid Line, PICC Line, Tunneled Catheters, and Ports

• CPR Certification

• Professional Liability Insurance

• At least 2 years of Hospital experience

• At least 2 years experience of IV skilled nursing practice

• IV and PICC certification is strongly preferred

• Experience and focus on Specialty therapies including IVIG and Biologics

• Excellent organizational and time management skills are required.

• Must be self-motivated

• Excellent verbal presentation skills to teach the patients about their therapy are required

• Organized with respect to meeting deadlines and getting the work done

• Strong interpersonal skills to deal with patients and their families in a professional, compassionate manner are required

• Must demonstrate knowledge of computer skills for electronic devices to provide secure documentation, email, scheduling, and communication

• Strong work ethic and desire to serve our patients

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

• Evaluates patient experiences for opportunities to improve customer satisfaction

• Provides patients and family members with timely and accurate information, and takes appropriate corrective actions regarding our services to ensure complete satisfaction

• Ability to initiate and develop good working relationships with patients and family members is essential

• Plans daily events so as to be as efficient as possible with time management (e.g., minimizes travel time by planning routes ahead of time)

• Submits professional nursing notes for each patient visit into our enterprise system immediately following each IV therapy session

• Ability to properly triage problems in the field in accordance with company standards and other verbal and written training policies

• Follow proper procedures for accurate and timely documentation of patient concerns, and most importantly, takes appropriate corrective actions

• Maintains strong knowledge of PromptCare's Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and ensures that they are applied consistently

• Maintains compliance to all applicable laws, regulations and SOPs at all times

• Conducts activities with a mindset of delivering "white glove" service to the patients and family members

• Submits expense reports for travel at least once monthly and in a timely manner

• Projects a positive attitude at all times with patients and family members, and gets involved in PromptCare's employee activities

Other Duties as Assigned:

• Perform other duties as assigned

• Able to work longer than normal hours with little or no notice, as needed

• Attend staff meetings, teleconferences and patient care conferences as needed

• Ability to lift a minimum weight of 35 pounds, and able to perform repetitive standing, sitting, stooping, walking, stretching, reaching, typing and use full range of body motions

• Understand and follow PromptCare's employee policies and procedures

Equal Employment Opportunity:

The PromptCare Companies is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and prohibits employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, marital status, genetic disposition, disability, veteran's status or any other characteristic or classification protected by State/Federal/Local laws. We foster a work environment in which diversity and inclusion are embraced, people are hired and advanced on their merits, and employees are treated with mutual respect and dignity.