Overview: A unique and rewarding experience for an Infusion Registered Nurse who is highly motivated to provide technical and clinical expertise in patient care. This position supports a neurology outpatient-based infusion suite in Chattanooga, TN.
Per diem / 5 hours a week
Tuesday or Thursday required
Ideal start time is 8am, but not required
We extend an extremely competitive offering of pay. Additionally, all opportunities have flexible schedules, daytime hours, and no weekends or major holidays.
Responsibilities: Under general supervision, provides professional nursing care for patients adhering to national and company standards and guidelines for specialty regulations. Demonstrates knowledge of physiological, psychological, and developmental and age specific differences in the patient population including late adolescence, adulthood, middle age, and the elderly. Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team to provide for assessment and therapeutic management of patient/family needs. Supports and adheres to the Intrafusion by McKesson Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics, Standard Operating Procedures, and Business Standards.
Plan, implement, coordinate, evaluate and promote the continuity of care consistent with established standards and practices.
Prepares and administers therapies under the direction and supervision of a physician.
Maintains neat and orderly infusion suite.
Facilitates clinical operations and patient care.
Inter-professional collaboration amongst Intrafusion team and practice staff members.
Participates in professional development activities and maintains current knowledge of infusion nursing.
Graduate from an accredited program for professional nursing education, BSN preferred.
RN state license and current registration with the State Board of Nursing in practicing state.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification (AHA or American Red Cross healthcare provider hands on course)
Must maintain continuing education requirements.
Minimum 5-7 years nursing experience required, one year or more of infusion therapy experience preferred.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. There is a possible exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, radiation, medical preparations and other conditions common to a clinic environment.
Physical Requirements (Lifting, standing, etc.):
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 40 lbs. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.