NuCara Pharmacy
  • 13-Sep-2022 to 13-Oct-2022 (CST)
  • Austin
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • 35-38 per hour
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

NuCara Pharmacy & Infusion Center Austin is looking for an experienced registered nurse with a minimum availability of 1-2 days per week for patient care scheduling. Consistency of availability to particular day(s) per week is desired. This is an 'as needed' part time role. Superior patient care is a must along with being a team-oriented member. We are a growing home infusion pharmacy with an infusion clinic looking for a ready, willing & able new member to join our team!

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Administers infusion therapy to patients receiving specialty medications including antibodies & other biologics, antibiotics, iron products, etc.
  • Assesses and monitors therapy of patients using appropriate technical skills under the direction and supervision of an advanced practice provider or physician.
  • Must perform venipuncture. Must be proficient in accessing implanted ports and maintaining central venous access devices. Must be proficient in placing and maintaining peripheral line access.
  • Performs phlebotomy of prescriber requested labs or collection per protocol.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of age-specific differences in the patient population including physiological and developmental differences unique to each group.
  • Maintains efficient and appropriate patient flow.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of reimbursement procedures and charge capture.
  • Documents all elements of care accurately and completely. Must be proficient with navigating web-based charting programs. Proficiency using Microsoft Office suite of applications a plus.
  • Communicates all pertinent information and any interventions to the physician or advanced practice provider.
  • Serves as a resource person for the medical assistant(s).
  • Assesses patient/family needs and provides teaching.
  • Demonstrates awareness of community resources available to patients and assists with referrals if necessary.
  • Follows OSHA guidelines when handling cytotoxic agents, biohazardous waste and any other material potentially infected with a bloodborne pathogen.
  • Maintains current knowledge of specialty infused medications by participating in ongoing educational opportunities.
  • Participates in professional development activities, competency & training requirements, and maintains professional affiliations.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality.

Job Types: Part-time, PRN, Per diem

Wages: $35.00 - $38.00 hourly

Physical Setting:

  • Clinic
  • Outpatient

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Intermittent - Monday to Friday, scheduled biweekly and as needed.

Education:

  • Associate (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Nursing: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • BLS Certification (Preferred)
  • RN (Required) in good standing in state of TX

Employment contingent upon successful completion of a drug screening and background check.

NuCara Pharmacy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to apply.

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