Per Diem Home Injection Nurse Educator

Updated: June 16, 2020
Location: Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Job ID: 125783

Overview

You’re a nurse, a patient advocate and an educator—and you excel at every one of them.

The Injection Training Specialist would work on an as-needed basis accepting assignments for the sole purpose of injection training, live or virtually to patients helping them to be comfortable and confident administering the prescribed client product from his/her health care provider.

If there’s one thing your years of clinical training and patient education have taught you, it’s how to manage priorities, and move seamlessly from one challenge to the next. You get people to listen to your wise advice, and to overcome their fears of new and existing medical therapies by instilling confidence and sharing expertise while displaying passion. It’s time to turn those diverse talents to an exciting new field, and become an integral part of the Injection Training Specialist team with Syneos Health.


 

Responsibilities

The Injection Training Specialist is for injection training (live or virtually) to patients and caregivers in order to provide comfort and confidence when administering a prescribed Crohn’s Disease/UC medication from his/her health care provider. In this role, you will provide post-prescription education, disease state education, as well as demonstration to patients and caregivers on the proper use of the medication for Crohn’s/UC. You will also:

  • Provide clinical expertise to patients through utilization of your clinical nursing skills and education, helping to improve patient outcomes demonstrating a command of technology, customer service principles and adult learning styles
  • Conduct the training within 5 days of the assignment request or at the convenience of the patient
  • Complete post training survey and report within 24-hours of training completion
  • Maintain product and technical knowledge in areas appropriate to the products represented and for uses
  • consistent with product labeling
  • Provide field written reports, documentation and written feedback in a timely and comprehensive
  • manner as required
  • Accurately and timely reporting of all expenses incurred, assignments/hours completed, mileage of travel, etc
  • Other Duties as required.

Job Requirements

Along with a results-oriented mindset, self-assurance and an engaging manner, the ideal candidate has:

  • Hold an active Registered Nurse license in good standing and be licensed in the state in which the in-home training occurs.

  • Experience in Rheumatology and/or Gastroenterology with Crohns/UC disease preferred
  • Have at least two to five years clinical or related experience in injection training and education.
  • Be available to work 2 or more days/week providing in home and/or virtual, patient injection training. This includes nights and weekends
  • Ability to travel for in home assignments
  • Comfort with personal and system technologies such as various virtual platforms.
  • Access to private location in a home setting to conduct patient trainings virtually without interruption if needed.

At Syneos Health, we believe in providing an environment and culture in which our people can thrive, develop and advance. We reward and recognize our people by providing valuable benefits and a quality of life balance.

Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing global company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Here, each day brings an opportunity to take ownership of a new challenge. Teaming with some of the most talented clinicians in the industry, you'll improve patient outcomes and work in a dynamic environment to create better, smarter, faster ways to get biopharmaceutical therapies to patients.  By joining Syneos Health, you’ll be connected to our multitude of career paths and pipeline of employment opportunities.
 


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