Cardio Pulmonary Nurse Specialist - San Mateo, California - NurseRecruiter.com

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San Mateo , California, 94401

  • Employer: Express Scripts
  • Profession: Registered Nurse
  • Specialty: ICU (MICU, SICU, CCU, BICU)
  • Compensation: $105,000 annually, more based on experience

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JOB SUMMARY

This position will cover all of northern California, with an emphasis on San Francisco, Palo Alto and Sacramento. Extensive travel will be required for the role with overnight travel.

The primary function (80%) of this nurse is to provide hands-on, bedside, therapy-specific training to patients with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) in the hospital and home setting. Secondary duties (20%) include acting as the liaison between PAH centers, pulmonary physician practices, hospitals, AHG branch and sales team. Serving as the primary resource for high volume regional PAH referral sources. Providing educational support and training to personnel and outside agencies, and institutions to ensure staff competency. Attending clinical support meetings with the Pulmonary Hypertension Support Group. Attending and representing company in national cardiopulmonary meetings. This position will cover all of northern California, with an emphasis on San Francisco, Palo Alto and Sacramento.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Coordinates and provides patient, caregiver, and staff training and continuous clinical support for institutions and related clinical disciplines, including PAH disease process, treatment modalities, related drug administration education and pump operation. Act as regional PAH resource for branches.
Act as primary liaison and clinical sales support between Cardiac, Rheumatology and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) centers, physician practices, hospitals and division to facilitate communication between supplier and distributor. Attends and represents division at meetings for PAH product lines.
Visits physician(s) and PAH treatment centers to facilitate referral process and support communications locally and regionally between division and center. Perform case management for caseload of patients at major treatment center(s). Facilitates regular patient case conference meetings between physician groups and branches.
Supports product implementation and launch of new PAH product lines.
Assists with PAH presentations. Accountable for coordinating and working with cardiopulmonary sales, Regional Team and branch clinical team in facilitating new cardiopulmonary business.
Obtains clinical documentation from referral sources to obtain financial and clinical clearance from payor for PAH therapies, including new and existing clients.
Participates in conference calls reporting on referrals and updating Cardiopulmonary Team on area information/data relative to PAH. Attends regional/national sales and clinical meetings as requested.
Identifies and reports contract issues, threats, and opportunities to management.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Nursing Years of Relevant Work Experience 8 - 12 Years
Strong leadership ability
Understanding of legal and regulatory issues
Ability to train others; ability to maintain confidentiality
Analyze information, target trends
Compile data and statistics
Conduct meetings
Customer service focus; Counsel patients
Develop/maintain a cross section of networks
Internal and external customer intermediary
Negotiation skills
Organize people and systems to achieve goals
Strong oral, written communication and organizational skills
Well-developed interpersonal skills

BENEFITS
20 days of PTO
Tuition Reimbursement
401K match, 100% up to 6%
15% annual bonus opportunity

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

A leading provider of specialty pharmacy services, Accredo improves care for patients through behavioral and clinical expertise.

Accredo offers a broad range of healthcare products and services for individuals with chronic health conditions, such as growth hormone deficiencies, hepatitis C, hemophilia, oncology, multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis. It also provides comprehensive patient management services, including clinical care management programs, counseling, education, outcomes measurement, social services and reimbursement services.

ABOUT EXPRESS SCRIPTS

Advance your career with the company that makes it easier for people to choose better health.
Express Scripts is a leading healthcare company serving tens of millions of consumers. We are looking for individuals who are passionate, creative and committed to creating systems and service solutions that promote better health outcomes.

Join the company that Fortune magazine ranked as one of the 'Most Admired Companies' in the pharmacy category. Then, use your intelligence, creativity, integrity and hard work to help us enhance our products and services.

We offer a highly competitive base salary and a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, life insurance, paid time off, tuition assistance and an employee stock purchase plan.

Express Scripts is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. Applicants must be able to pass a drug test and background investigation.

Express Scripts is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Requirements

Nursing Years of Relevant Work Experience 8 - 12 Years
Strong leadership ability
Understanding of legal and regulatory issues
Ability to train others; ability to maintain confidentiality
Analyze information, target trends
Compile data and statistics
Conduct meetings
Customer service focus; Counsel patients

Location

San Mateo, California , 94401

Employment Type

Permanent

Compensation

$105,000 annually, more based on experience

Employer

Express Scripts

Date Posted

May 22nd, 2018

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