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Home Infusion RN Crown Point IN

Crown Point, IN 46307
  • Job Code
    880470

Opportunities with Diplomat, now a part of Optum, a UnitedHealth Group company. Bring your passion to Diplomat and join a family of brands rooted in specialty pharmacy services since 1975. Diplomat Specialty Infusion Group delivers high-touch infusion treatments nationwide, and Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy serves patients who face complex and often rare conditions. We're now part of OptumRx and the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, backed by the resources of a global health organization working to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone. Our employees enjoy exceptional benefits, continuing education and award-winning wellness programs. Are you looking for a way to create next-level results with a human-level approach? Then look at opportunities with Diplomat, where changing the world is just one result of doing your life's best work.(sm)


Under the direction of the Director of Nursing or designee, the Home Infusion Nurse provides direct patient care and education to patients and families regarding infusion therapy administration while always maintaining the highest level of integrity. Completes patient assessments and coordinates patient services with other internal departments. They also perform other duties as assigned.


If you are located in the state of Indiana, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.


Primary Responsibilities:
  • Performs direct and indirect care to patients in the home or alternate setting
  • Develops and ensures appropriate distribution of consumer/patient educational materials
  • Assess patients during initial visit for current medical and psychosocial needs. Develop plan of treatment and plan of care
  • Completes care conferences as assigned by DON
  • Delivery of medications and supplies as requested
  • Discharges patients per policy
  • Coordinates lab draws and delivery
  • Performs well independently and solve problems
  • Communication to pharmacy regarding patient supplies/medication inventory
  • Provides telephonic and face-to-face consumer educational services
  • Confers with customers (physicians, patient/family, health care personnel, etc) during the planning process to establish mutual goals
  • Document in computer software system
  • Maintain adequate nursing supplies in nursing bag and to be available at every nursing visit
  • Provide on-call coverage and participate in the on-call rotation
  • Communicates the Patient Bill of Rights and Responsibilities to the patients and caregivers, obtains signatures on the Agreement for Services, consent, and other forms as required by law
  • Participates as necessary in care conferences and meetings related to DSIG patients
  • Program and tool development for DSIG programs
  • Timely and appropriate documentation as indicated
  • Local and regional representation with non-profit organizations
  • Keeps current regarding community health issues and regulations
  • Development of educational programs and symposiums locally and regionally
  • Completes required reporting and accounting of time and expenses within the required time frame
  • Demonstrates a high degree of personal responsibility regarding accuracy and quality of work
  • Compliant with all State, Federal and Local regulations regarding nursing practice and the provision of patient care


You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

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Posted: 2020-06-29 Expires: 2020-07-29

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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