Infusion Therapy Nurse (RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A healthcare ecompany in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN), with a strong Infusion Therapy background, for a promising position with their growing medical staff. In this role, the Infusion Therapy Nurse (RN) will be responsible for providing patient clinical coordination in a variety of environments primarily in the home. Apply today! Company Description Healthcare Company Job Description The Infusion Therapy Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Training patients in the self-administration of treatments, particularly how to quickly recognize and respond to symptoms of adverse physical reactions to treatments * Coordinating with Pharmacists to address changes in patient condition or drug management issues * Collaborating and conferring with MDs and the appropriate branch staff regarding patient status and treatment needs * Documenting all interactions and communication with patients and their plan of treatment (POT), including assessment, treatments, patient responses/reactions to treatment, status of disease process and training activities in a timely basis * Entering documentation on paper or data into an electronic device * Handling other duties, as needed Required Skills * 5+ years of Infusion Therapy experience * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Previous experience in an Critical Care, Intensive Care, and/or Emergency Room setting * Experience administering IVs * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized Desired Skills * Previous experience in a Hospital and/or Home Infusion Therapy setting