As the only global provider of commercial solutions, Quintiles understands what it takes to deliver nationally and internationally. Our teams help biopharma get their medicines to the people who need them. We help customers gain insight and access to their markets and ultimately demonstrate their product's value to payers, physicians and patients. A significant part of our business is acting as the biopharma's sales force to physicians or providing nurses to educate patients or prescribers. With the right experience, you can help deliver medical breakthroughs in the real world.
We are excited to announce that at this time we are looking for a Nurse Educator to join our team of over 10,000 global field personnel supporting our pharmaceutical and biotech clients.
Patients are at the center of our business strategies. The Nurse Educator Program is an educational based program designed as a resource for patients living with auto-immune diseases that have been prescribed specific medications. Nurse Educators provide education about specific disease treatments, and resources to help patients better begin and manage their disease state and resources associated with their prescribed medication. Nurse Educators are responsible for participating in one-on-one communications with patients as well as appropriate medical professionals within the associated treatment process. Since the program is strictly educational based, Nurse Educators do not provide medical advice or work clinically within this role.
The Nurse Educator will:
Coordinate and facilitate the connection between patients and program approved, patient based resources.
Provide direct educational training to patients on specific disease states, and assigned medication.
Develop local Patient Advocacy opportunities by creating and/or supporting existing community networks and educational forums
Support patient and provider educational speaker programs
Provide patient-focused education to promote behavioral change for the empowerment of patients to improve specific treatment compliance
Foster appropriate dialogue between patient and health care provider
Quintiles offers a friendly, progressive work atmosphere and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance and vision coverage, tuition assistance, bonus plan and 401(k).
We look forward to the prospect of working with you! Please apply on-line at: http://www.quintiles.com/
EOE Job Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree Preferred
BSN and/or RN licensure
Current nursing license in good standing
5 yrs clinical experience in healthcare to include hospital, homehealth , pharmaceutical or biotech
Nurse educator experience preferred
Direct interaction with patient and support for persistence and compliance
Knowledge of clinical data and pharmacology
Demonstrated time management skills; planning and prioritization skills; ability to multi-task and maintain prioritization of key projects and deadlines
Demonstrated effective presentation skills; ability to motivate others; excellent interpersonal (written and verbal) skills – with demonstrated effectiveness to work cross-functional and independently
Demonstrated ability to develop, follow and execute developed plans in an independent environment
Demonstrated ability to effectively build positive relationships both internally & externally
Demonstrated ability to be adaptable to changing work environments and responsibilities
Fully competent in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and iPad technology
Flexibility to work weekends and evenings
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