Full Time Home Infusion Nurse RN Savannah GA

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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 opportunity while providing compassionate and highly skilled care to patients.

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.

*** RNs will be asked to provide schedule availability on a regular basis, and expected to work those days indicated as available ***

Must be able to work 40 hours per week. Must be willing to participate in the On-call requirements. Must be willing to cover Savannah, GA and the surrounding cities. Must have very good IV skills. Must be flexible to work weekdays, evenings, and weekends. Will see Acute & Chronic patients, needing IV Therapy.

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
  • 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 Microsoft Office
  • Willing and able to work independently in home or alternate-site settings
  • Access to reliable transportation that will enable travel to customer and/or patient sites
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience administering infusion therapy in a home or alternate-site setting
  • 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)

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

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Job Keywords: RN, Registered Nurse, CRNI, Home Infusion, Home Therapy, IVIG, INS, IV Therapy, Optum, UnitedHealth Group, UHG, GA, Savannah, GA

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