Registered Nurse RN - Nurse Specialist - Northbrook IL
*** This position requires at least two years of Home Infusion OR Infusion Center experience ***
As a Registered Nurse(RN) Specialist with CVS Health, you will coordinate care for patients receiving Specialty Medications (most are infused) for chronic disorders in the home. The nurse is responsible for identifying quality nursing agencies, training on disease and therapy, and assuring competency of the Home Health nurse prior to providing care to our patients.
As a Registered Nurse (RN) you will
*Provide clinical expertise to assess patients, determine homecare clinical needs and coordinate care with qualified Home Health Agencies.
*Assess Home Health Agency ability to provide appropriate care by determining clinical infusion and home care expertise.
*Educate and approve agencies to provide care upon determine competency.
*Provide disease, medication, and home infusion therapy education to qualified home care professionals.
*Provide on call support for after hours patient support, as required.
*Complete clinical input into multiple data systems to include clinical status, HHA information and demographics.
*Perform other duties as assigned.
Registered Nurses (RNs) Specialist with CVS/specialty infusion services have a uniquely rewarding setting to use their exceptional nursing skills. As a national leader in the home infusion field and a Fortune 5 company, we seek those special RNs who not only possess strong clinical expertise with innovative ideas but the kind of deep compassion and sensitivity it takes to treat people in their homes.
*Registered Nurse with current license in state of employment. With the ability to become licensed in all 50 states.
* Minimum five years of demonstrated recent clinical nursing experience with an additional two year experience in Home Infusion OR infusion clinic with specialty medications.
* Knowledge of and experience with infusion therapy supplies and pumps
* Excellent customer service approach in verbal and written communication.
* Demonstrated problem resolution experience.
*Home Infusion experience
*Telephonic nursing experience
RN Diploma, Associates or B.S. degree in nursing
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