The per diem Infusion RN provides direct care to clients in their home.
Essential Functions :
Instructs and supervises the client and/or significant other in the safe administration of the appropriate therapy.
Instructs in the safe storage and disposal of supplies, potential side effects, etc., and supervision as well as evaluation during the course of therapy.
Starts, restarts, and maintains IV access devices, as required.
Remains familiar with the operation and maintenance of all pumps, supplies and access devices.
Current licensure by the New Jersey Board of Nursing as a Registered Professional Nurse
Completion of an IV certification course required
Previous home infusion experience required
PICC Certification and Chemotherapy certification preferred.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
This position is ineligible for benefits.
RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey and the state s second largest private employer with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals, three acute care children s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children s Specialized Hospital).