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McKesson Corporation

Patient Education Coordinator (In-Office Registered Nurse)

McKesson Corporation - Cary, NC

Patient Education Coordinator (In-Office Registered Nurse)','18004961','!*!McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Specialty Health, our products and services span the full continuum of specialty patient care. From the initial phases of a product life cycle and the distribution of specialty drugs, to fully integrated healthcare technology systems, practice management support, and ultimately to patient care in the communities where they live, we empower the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.We have a vision —that the long-term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise.Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Specialty Health you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.Position DescriptionThe

Patient Education Coordinator is an important role in our team. The nurse is

passionate and is committed to provide a high level of patient care and

counseling patients enrolled in the Medication Therapy Program. The ideal

candidate has great communication skills, problem solving skills, and must be

self-motivated. This person will be driven to help team members to achieve the

mission of providing high level of care to patients.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Counsel and educate new/existing patients on specialty

drug therapies Adherence to contracted and accrediting

regulations as indicated by drug specificationComplete, thorough and accurate documentation

utilizing good documentation practice and compliance to industry standards and

regulationsDiscuss

potential/current side effects with patients to educate about treatment

alternatives and facilitate ongoing therapy adherenceIdentify

and report adverse events (AEs) and product complaints (PCs) to the

manufacturer, FDA, and/or other governing authoritiesSpecialty drug verification and education.

Provider/patient conduit to support therapeutic longevity. Adherence to patient management programs

through call cadence schedules, medication management programing, drug

counseling and provider collaboration. Maintenance of patient demographic records,

medical history and records in accordance to federal HIPAA standardsCollaboration with Pharmacy Support teams to

ensure timely and accurate delivery of specialty drugs','!*!Minimum Requirements5 years of relevant work experienceCritical Skills5 or more years of nursing experience required1 year of acute care preferredAbility to obtain licensing in all states and

territories serviced within 6 months of employment through Biologics supported

programmingComputer skills, including e-mail, word

processing, web-based programsEffective orally and in writing

communication, experience with motivational interviewing preferablyAbility to read,

analyze and interpret practice standards, professional journals, technical

procedures and government standards and regulations

Additional Knowledge & SkillsA seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of area of specialization; resolves a wide range of issues in creative ways. This job is the fully qualified, career-oriented, journey-level position.EducationAssociates or

Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or accredited nursing diploma

Certifications/LicensureRegistered Nurse with current unrestricted compact state or NC licensure

Physical RequirementsGeneral Office DemandsBenefits & Company StatementMcKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.Agency StatementNo agencies please.','United States-North Carolina-Cary','','','','','','Medical','McKesson Specialty Health','Regular','Standard','','Full-time','Day Job','','Jun 27, 2018','Patient Education Coordinator (In-Office Registered Nurse)

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Patient Education Coordinator (In-Office Registered Nurse) McKesson Corporation - Cary, NC, United States

   

Location: Cary, NC

Company Profile:
McKesson is in business for better health. As a company working with health care stakeholders in every setting, we are charting the course toward a stronger, more sustainable future for the entire industry.