The Specialty Infusion Nurse is assigned to the Outpatient Specialty Pharmacy Services area and is primarily responsible for providing nursing care such as teaching and care coordination for home infusion patients in accordance with the physician's plan of treatment. This care is provided in accordance with all applicable accreditation, federal, state, and local regulations. Position has a dotted line reporting relationship to the Nursing Executive/CNO. Coordinates with supervisor and Nursing Executive/CNO to ensure consistent institution-wide compliance with standards of nursing practice. (KD)
Monday-Friday, with some evening and weekend call
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing required. BSN preferred.
Two (2) years of hospital infusion or home infusion experience required. Must have strong IV experience including advanced knowledge of infusion pumps and line care.
Must possess a current Tennessee State Board of Nursing license if primary residence is Tennessee or a nurse licensure non-compact state.
Must possess a current state board of nursing license in the state of primary residence if the state is a nursing licensure compact state.
Must have a valid driver's license from the employee's state of residence and a valid personal insurance policy on the vehicle which meets the requirements for the state of Tennessee.
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