Moda Health Infusion Registered Nurse in Portland, Oregon
Infusion Registered Nurse
Infusion Registered Nurse
Open Until Filled
Job Class: 214.0
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Moda Health is currently seeking an Infusion Registered Nurse to join our Pharmacy Department. The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing nursing services to assigned patients in accordance with the patient’s plan of care.Primary Functions:01. Responsible for the clinical record for each patient receiving infusion therapy.02. Assures that progress reports are made to the physician for patients receiving nursing services, when the patient’s condition changes, or there are deviations from the plan of care, including but not limited to: identifying and documenting unusual occurrences. 03. Adheres to the pharmacy’s policies and procedures, including patient care policies.04. Performs initial individualized patient evaluations/assessments and develop a written plan of care including assessment of physical, psychosocial, economic and environmental status.05. Regularly re-assess the patient’s condition and nursing needs and updates the plan of care/ documentation.06. Perform procedures and treatments according to accepted department standards as demonstrated by annual skills competency and supervisory visits.07. Furnishes those services requiring substantial and specialized nursing skill.08. Initiates appropriate preventive nursing procedures. 09. Prepares clinical and progress notes, coordinates services, informs the physician and other personnel of changes in the patient’s condition and needs.10. Counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing related needs.11. Demonstrates competency in providing patient care and provides care in accordance with professional standards and state’s Nurse Practice Act. 12. Initiates case conferences and communicates patient plan of care with team members. 13. Evaluates and re-evaluates the need for services.14. Provides appropriate education and teaching materials to patients and/or caregivers regarding Plan of Care, medication education and potential complications of IV therapy.15. Participate in the Performance Improvement program as requested by the Performance Improvement Coordinator.16. Participate in committees when requested.17. Attends continuing education programs and staff meetings as appropriate to job responsibilities, and for professional growth.18. Communicate needs for additional knowledge and education to Nursing Supervisor.19. Represents pharmacy in a positive and professional manner. 20. Work assigned hours including rotating through holiday and after-hours coverage.21. Carry out shift expectations and responsibilities according to nursing responsibilities policy.
Are you ready to be a betterist? If you’re ready to make a difference that matters, we want to hear from you. Because it’s time to discover what’s possible. Together, we can be more. We can be better. Moda Health seeks to allow equal employment opportunities for all qualified persons without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by law.
Licensed and Certified with Oregon State Board of Pharmacy.
One to two years working experience in a pharmacy or health plan in Pharmacy Services department in prior authorization role.
Demonstrated working knowledge of medical and pharmaceutical terminology, and computer skills including Microsoft Office products (proficiency with Word and Excel). Must be able and willing to learn a third-party real-time interactive PBM database, where great attention to detail is imperative.
Typing proficiency of 40 wpm on a computer keyboard.
Willingness to work hours necessary to successfully accomplish assigned tasks.
Ability to anticipate needs; consistently meet quality and production standards; maintain a high level of confidentiality; project a professional business image; be flexible and adapt to change; handle stress and pressure; and, multi-task.
Good analytical, problem solving, decision making, memory retention, and organizational skills.
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills including management of the angry physician or health care provider.
Preference for fast-paced, production-oriented environment.
Must have ability to work well with Commercial, Medicare and Medicaid populations and to resolve pharmacy conflicts in a professional manner.
Ability to come to work on time and on a daily basis.