There's an energy and excitement here, a shared mission to improve the lives of others as well as our own. Nursing here isn't for everybody. Instead of seeing a handful of patients each day, your work may affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Start doing your life's best work.(sm) The primary role of the Director of Patient Care is to provide clinical coordination and direct patient care for infusion services for BriovaRx's patients, coordinating the daily activities of referral, intake, staff and agency assignment and patient management. Additional responsibilities may include patient discharge teaching; on call nursing support; patient visits; nursing agency in-services and other duties as required. Service delivery will occur in patients' home or alternate site per patients' request. Primary Responsibilities:The primary role of the Director of Patient Care is to provide clinical coordination and direct patient care for infusion services for BriovaRx's patients, coordinating the daily activities of referral, intake, staff and agency assignment and patient management. Additional responsibilities may include patient discharge teaching; on call nursing support; patient visits; nursing agency in-services and other duties as required. Service delivery will occur in patients' home or alternate site per patients' request Assumes responsibility and accountability for patient care across the continuum Receives, evaluates, accepts and executes the initial patient intake process to assure that patient verification, assessment, teaching and ongoing scheduling of nursing services occur in timely manner Assures timely communication with other company personnel, and outside providers, physicians and other agencies, to assure the quality and continuity of patient care Serves as Administrator of licensed home health agency as required by state, ensuring home health agency meets all rules and regulations for licensure Infuse medications on a regular basis in patients' home including monitoring and tracking vital signs, performing procedures such as IV placement, phlebotomy and medication administration via peripheral infusion device or PICC line, implantable port and / or central venous catheters and as ordered by a licensed physician or licensed practitioner Assess patient in home environments, including clinical assessment safety of environment, pain assessment, monitor effectiveness of medication treatment, develop plan of care, education for patients and patient's family members, including providing care, including but not limited to plan of care / plan of treatment according to state specific regulations and reports accurately and in a timely manner, according to internal and external regulatory requirements Maintain collaborative relationships involving agencies delivering services on behalf of / or in conjunction with BriovaRx, including nursing agencies in a contracted relationship, patient, families, significant caregivers and other healthcare team members Provide education regarding BriovaRx Health Solutions services for both internal and external customers Function as clinical educator and resource Serves as administrator of licensed home health agency Assist in securing and maintaining licensure and accreditations warranted by BriovaRx, including required Home Health Licensure, JCAHO, and any other licensure or credentialing as necessary Other responsibilities as assigned
Required Qualifications: Active, unrestricted RN license in the State of New Mexico 3+ years of experience in infusion therapy and home health experience 1+ years of experience supervising or managing a team Knowledge of Home Health Agency Regulations Strong IV skills Knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) Flexible schedule with the availability for some evening and weekend patient visits, if needed Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and / or patient sites within a designated area Preferred Qualifications: CRNI, critical care certification, IGNS or ER certification BSN Experience using electronic medical records (EMR) programs Ability to work independently in home or alternate site settings Knowledge or experience in HIPAA, OSHA, The Joint Commission or other accrediting bodiesIf you choose a career with BriovaRx Infusion Services, you'll join a team that is dedicated not only to delivering the latest in home infusion therapy, but also providing that care in a patient-first approach that offers better outcomes. As part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we strive to help our patients feel comfortable in their regimen so they can receive the treatment they need while maintaining the lifestyle they prefer. At BriovaRx Infusion Services, you'll join a team that inspires you to do better every day, resulting in your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: DON, RN, nurse, infusion, home infusion, home health, director, manager, supervisor, charge nurse, IG, IVIG, HHA, CRNI, IGNS, Albuquerque, NM, New Mexico, IV, EMR
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