Home Infusion Nurse, RN - Illinois (Bloomington, Crystal Lake, Arlington Heights)

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UnitedHealth Group is seeking talented individuals for our Home Infusion RN opportunities. We are delivering specialized infusion therapy services in patient homes and ambulatory infusion suites. Our elite team of Infusion Nurses is growing and we want YOU to join this dynamic and exciting group. Enjoy a flexible Full Time opportunity while providing compassionate and highly skilled care to patients.

We are now BriovaRx Infusion Services, and we recently joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies.

Benefits include:
  • Competitive compensation
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • One-to-one patient care and teaching
  • The satisfaction that comes with knowing your care allows a patient to heal at home!


The Home Infusion RN fills an integral role in the clinical operations of the organization, working collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team to ensure infusion therapy can be safely and effectively administered to each home-based patient.

Must be willing to travel and see patients in both Illinois & Wisconsin. Must be able to work 40 hours per week.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Travel to provide skilled nursing care for infusion patients in their home or an ambulatory infusion suite
  • Teach patients and their care givers to achieve the highest level of independence possible in self-care and monitoring of their infusion therapy
  • Assess the patients' condition and response to therapy, taking action as needed to facilitate achievement of treatment goals
  • Collaborate with physicians and pharmacists on the patient plan of care and treatment, communicating status changes and implementing new orders as received
  • Establish trust and build therapeutically effective relationships with patients and their families


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.

Required Qualifications:

  • Active and unrestricted licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state(s) of practice and others as requested
  • One (1)+ years of experience working as an RN in a clinical care setting that contributes to proficiency in infusion therapy (such as medical surgical unit, emergency department, intensive care unit, post-anesthesia care unit, or similar setting)
  • Proficient with electronic medical record documentation
  • Willing and able to work with an interdisciplinary team of professionals including pharmacists and technicians, physicians and other licensed prescribers, registered dietitians, home health agencies (HHAs), sales representatives, and others as needed to provide comprehensive care and support of patients and caregivers
  • Willing and able to work independently in home or alternate - site setting
  • Willing and able to assume a flexible work schedule
  • Willing and able to meet attendance, overtime, after-hours on-call, and other reliability requirements of the position
  • Access to reliable transportation that will enable travel to customer and / or patient sites


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience administering infusion therapy in a home or alternate-site setting
  • Knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office and electronic medical records (EMR) programs
  • Knowledge of the Infusion Nursing Society (INS) standards of practice, policies and procedures
  • Knowledgeable of HIPAA patient privacy and data security requirements, OSHA employee protection regulations, and The Joint Commission's accreditation standards for home health and home infusion pharmacy (or other relevant accrediting organizations)
  • Excellent organizational and critical thinking skills
  • Effective interpersonal communications, both written and verbal
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Effective teaching skills


UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

Careers with OptumRx. We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you'll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you're empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

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UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: RN, Registered Nurse, CRNI, Home Infusion, Home Therapy, IVIG, INS, CRNI, IV Therapy, Bloomington, Crystal Lake, Arlington Heights, IL, Illinois

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