- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Oncology Nurse Consultant - 00001LX4
Under general direction of the Senior Nurse Manager or Nurse Manager, responsible for providing disease and product specific education and support to target audiences, which may include but not limited to patients, caregivers, professionals peers, customer partnerships and Physician offices and practice areas.
This position may also work in partnership with the customer sales representatives to visit health care professionals’ offices with customer sales personnel.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsibilities include patient education in the home on various drugs and self-administration techniques. Other responsibilities are adverse drug reporting, and other miscellaneous services. Keeps an organized set of ready reference materials available that is approved by the client and staying within the scope of practice for use in responding to inquiries.
This position may provide educational programs to health care professionals or to patients as designated by the program.
Interacts with internal representatives of Lash Group.
Performs related duties as assigned.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must possess a current license issued by a state or states or jurisdiction(s) within the United States, and be unrestricted in any state.
Graduation from an accredited nursing program
3 years nursing experience required
Must maintain basic CPR Certification
Field Nurse Education experience preferred
Oncology experience required, OCN preferred.
Disease state certification may be required as part of the role expectation
Experience public speaking and or providing educational programs preferred
Flexibility of work hours required to meet business needs
MINIMUM SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS:
Clinical and pharmaceutical knowledge;understanding of broadly based nursing practices which encompass patient assessment of and medication administration activities
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
Strong interpersonal skills; ability to build relationships
Strong organizational skills; attention to detail
Critical thinking skills
Strong computer skills
Ability to travel by car or air including overnight
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:
The noise level in the work environment is generally quiet to moderate.
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:
Physical activity requiring reaching, sifting, lifting, finger dexterity, grasping, feeling, repetitive motions, talking and hearing.
Visual requirement is for close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus.
Associate is frequently required to stand, walk (or otherwise be mobile).
Ability to deal with stressful situations as they arise.
Organization: LASH Group
Job: Operations Jobs
Primary Location: United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
About the company
AmerisourceBergen (NYSE: ABC) is one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution services companies, working alongside healthcare providers and pharmaceutical manufacturers to improve access to products and enhance patient care.
With services ranging from drug distribution and supply chain management to patient support solutions and pharmaceutical commercialization, AmerisourceBergen enables quality care and innovation in human and animal health. Tens of thousands of pharmacies, physician practices, health systems, veterinary practices, livestock producers and pharmaceutical manufacturers turn to AmerisourceBergen for the expertise they need to drive business performance.