Infusion Nurse-RN at Arthritis and Rheumatism Associates, PC in Frederick, Maryland

Posted in Nurse 3 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Our Infusion Therapy Registered Nurses are passionate about what they do. We strive to provide outstanding service and commit to a personalize experience for each patient we encounter. We are looking for a Registered Nurse who enjoys working in a fast paced team oriented environment to join our Fredrick office. 

Main duties include:


  • Reviews patient charts to ensure that physician’s orders are in the chart and up-to-date prior to escorting patient to infusion suite.

  • Prepares patient for infusion of medication. Obtains brief medical histories, checks vital signs, and reviews patient’s list of medications.

  • Provides infusion therapy in a safe and competent manner.

  • Monitors patient and promptly reports changes in the patient’s condition or emergencies.

  • Initiates peripheral intravenous catheter insertion(s), administers injection(s), and performs phlebotomy as needed.

  • Provides educational information to patient and patient’s family regarding biologic drugs. Instructs patient about biologic drugs, how they work and their side effects.

  • Maintains current statistics on patients.

  • Helps arrange for patients to receive biologic drugs at outside facilities.

  • Schedules patients for infusion therapy.

  • Remains current with the policies mandated by both Federal and local governments, Medicare/Medicaid programs, and other private health care programs regarding handling of laboratory work.

  • Performs related work as required.

Qualifications:


  • Successful completion of an organized program of study on infusion therapy.

  • BLS Certification

  • ACLS Certification, preferred

  • Maryland RN License

As a valuable member of our team, you will be eligible for a generous compensation package that includes competitive pay, paid leave, medical and dental coverage, life and disability coverage, 401(k), tuition assistance and more!

Hours: 7:45 am to 4:45 pm 

Position Type: Full Time, Monday through Friday

We invite you to apply to become our next Infusion Nurse!

A progressive healthcare team dedicated to excellence in patient care and service

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