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inVentiv Health Clinical

Oncology Clinical Nurse Educator - Mid-Atlantic

inVentiv Health Clinical - Washington, DC

You’re a nurse, a patient advocate and an educator—and you excel at every one of them.

If there’s one thing your years of clinical training and patient education have taught you, it’s how to manage priorities, and move seamlessly from one challenge to the next. You get people to listen to your wise advice, and to overcome their fears of new and existing medical therapies by instilling confidence and sharing expertise while displaying passion. It’s time to turn those diverse talents to an exciting new field, and become an integral part of the Clinical Education team with

Syneos Health

Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing global company that is

reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Created through the merger of two industry leading companies - INC Research and inVentiv Health - we bring together more than 21,000 clinical and commercial minds to create better, smarter, faster ways to get biopharmaceutical therapies to patients. Teaming with some of the most talented professionals in the industry, you'll gain exposure and work in a dynamic environment where you'll be supported with comprehensive resources including emerging technologies, data, science and knowledge sharing. Grow your career with a global company committed to shortening the distance from lab to life.

Our laser focus on healthcare professionals allows you to join our team of more than 1,000 nurses, pharmacists and related healthcare professionals. We offer Clinical Nurse Educators, On-call/Nurse Specialists, Medical Liaisons, Medical Affairs support and other MedEd teams.


The Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE) will act as an integral member of the client’s team by effectively working with HCPs to educate on disease state, motivational interviewing, patient adherence and product education to support patients. The CNEs will prioritize support to appropriate patients prescribed the client’s product through their journey to ensure patients have an understanding of the therapy and support services offered to assist with starting and adhering to their medication. The role will be focused on patient education via live and telephonic touchpoints with supplemental educational support to HCPs as time allows. You will:

Engage patients into the program with introductory call, live in-home and/or virtual visit and supplemental telephonic touchpoints to ensure patients have support/understanding of therapy including realistic expectations to start/continue on the client’s product. This will include but not be limited to: disease state, on label branded education and Support Services.

Introduction of patient support services in HCP offices

Engagement of HCPs to understand challenges providers and patients are experiencing when prescribing the client’s product

Follow up conversations with HCPs post patient education sessions

Coordinate with HUB services and specialty pharmacies to assist patients as necessary

Conduct nurse in-service programs when needs are identified by sales force at designated centers/accounts

Documents all interactions with patients and HCPs daily

Shares unidentified patient insights learned with Brand Team to improve patient support pieces/services

Stays current in clinical developments related to specific disease state

Develops and maintains advanced presentation skills to facilitate dissemination of clinical information

Establish and manage relationships with nurse navigators at relevant institutions and large practices to determine opportunities for engagement and execution on educational initiatives


Along with your energy and versatility, you must possess:

Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree, RN required. Active License required in each state where CNE will be conducting in home patient training.

Minimum of 5 years in the pharmaceutical industry preferred, minimum of 4 years oncology experience required. OCN preferred

Strong clinical expertise and ability to articulate and communicate complex information

Demonstrated strong interpersonal and presentation skills

Direct on label interaction with patient support for persistence and compliance, training experience preferred, both live and telephonic with ability to develop strategic long term relationships with HCPs and patients

Ability to travel up to 50%

Full Syneos Health benefits which include:

Competitive compensation, bonuses, and car allowance

Generous paid time off and company paid holidays

Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision package

Matching 401K

Dedicated training and support

Tuition reimbursement

Referral bonuses and other personalized quality of life conveniences

Make your work matter everywhere.

Be a driving force in the evolution of clinical education.

Syneos Health is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled)

Years Exp


Position Type/Category

Clinical/Nurse Educator/Nurse/CDE

Recruiting Area



About 50%

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Employment Type

Syneos Health position

5 days 20 hours ago

inVentiv Health Clinical


Oncology Clinical Nurse Educator - Mid-Atlantic inVentiv Health Clinical - Washington, DC, United States


Location: Washington, DC

Company Profile:
inVentiv Health Clinical was launched in January 2013 as the clinical segment of inVentiv Health, a best-in-class team of global healthcare experts offering clinical, commercial and consulting services designed to provide a comprehensive customer experience that delivers greater long term value. With roots dating back to 1984, inVentiv Health Clinical is an amalgamation of a number of clinical services companies who, when brought together, had the skills and experience to allow inVentiv Health Clinical to become a leading global Clinical Research Organization.