Teva Pharmaceuticals Clinical Nurse Educator - Respiratory - Boston in Boston, Massachusetts

Overview

Primary purpose and function of this position

The purpose of the Clinical Nurse Educator is to provide point-of-service support with key healthcare providers, clinics, and infusion centers within a specified geography in order to enhance disease knowledge, support the patient therapy selection process, coordinate and provide training, assist patient pull through, enhance compliance and improve adherence.

Location: This position is located in Boston and requires residence within or reasonably close to the territory. The territory covers most of Massachuesetts and the coast line including parts of New Hampshire and Maine. Ideal candidate would live inBoston and the surrounding areas. You must have a current MA license and have the ability to obtain a license in NH and ME.

Responsibilities

Major duties and responsibilities

Serve as single-point of contact for Teva Patient Services for target physician offices within a defined geographic territory

  • Conduct total office call and/or in-service sessions to educate physicians, nurses, infusion centers, and office staff on Teva patient services and patient identification

  • Train and educate office staff including infusion centers, on proper use, handling and administration of Teva products including adverse events and safety information per label

  • Support therapy choice through therapeutic, product education, and patient pull through

  • Maintain communication and integrate activities, when appropriate, with Field Sales, Patient Services, and other Teva colleagues

  • Provide feedback to prescribing healthcare provider on patient’s experience with Teva product administration

Assist patients/caregivers in understanding and implementing treatment protocols prescribed by the target physician

  • Reinforce treatment expectations established by the physician and review potential product benefits and side effects

  • Provide patient education on IV infusion expectations

  • Assist patient, Patient Services, and prescribing HCP office with alternative site of care coordination when indicated

Present information on disease state and symptoms, therapy, and healthy lifestyle choices to support compliance and adherence at patient programs and small group sessions

Responsible for capturing all notes related to office calls and patient care timely and accurately

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Qualifications

Qualifications

Education required

  • Bachelor’s Degree in nursing or Bachelor’s Degree in another field

Specific type of experience required

  • 5 years nursing experience

  • Registered Nurse, Current license in good standing in assigned state(s)

Specific type of experience preferred

  • Recent experience with assigned disease state

  • Patient educator experience

  • Experience calling on health care providers within assigned territory

  • Prior nursing experience in infusion center or with IV administered products

  • Experience calling on infusion centers

  • Certified Registered Nurse Infusion (CRNI) through Infusion Nurse Certification Corp (INCC)

Requisition # 17-19310

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Location US-MA-Boston

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Category Field Nursing

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