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INFUSION NURSE - CHICAGO, IL

Soleo Health, is seeking Full Time, Part Time and Per Diem Infusion Nurses in our Elmhurst, IL (Chicago metro area) markets who will provide primary patient care for specifically assigned patients to include assessments, care planning, evaluation and education of patients receiving infusion therapy and/or other nursing services in accordance with the care matrices and best practices in the home or alternate site setting.  The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work effectively with others to provide safe and effective drug therapy.  The ability to problem solve, excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as organizational and time management skills are a must.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: 

  • Provide the majority, if not all of the direct care for all specifically assigned patients including initiation and maintenance of all communications with appropriate care team members including pharmacists, physicians, dieticians, home patient representatives and any appropriate community resource staff members.
  • Evaluate and education patient/care partner to safely administer the home infusion therapy and provide additional instruction as indicated.
  • Evaluate the home environment where the care is to be provided and identify interventions that may be required to render the home care environment safe and appropriate for the prescribed care.
  • Develop, in conjunction with other clinical team members, each patient’s Care Plan and evaluate patient’s response to therapy during each home visit or encounter.
  • Appropriately discharge primary patients and complete discharge summary within 7 days of discharge.
  • Develop and maintain caseload scheduling and communications on a weekly and monthly basis in updating schedule with changes.
  • Document patient visit to physician or lab drawing station on calendar.
  • Coordinate care via live telephone conversations and/or voicemail with the team as determined by the urgency of information to be relayed.
  • Document all communications at the time of service.

 

Soleo Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • RN degree
  • Minimum 3 years nursing experience with background in infusion therapy
  • Current nursing license for applicable state
  • Experience in ICU, or Cardiac Care preferred
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook.


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