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We may use web beacons to help display website content that is relevant to you and generate website traffic statistics to enhance our website. Embedded Content and Features How We Respond to “Do Not Track” Signals McKesson requires new employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as defined by Health Canada, subject to applicable, verified accommodation requests. McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Canada, we touch the lives of 12 million Canadians every day. We carry more than 35,000 products in 12 distribution centers and ultimately provide distribution to 6,300 retail pharmacies, 1,350 hospitals, long-term care centers, clinics and institutions all over Canada. But we’re so much more than a distribution company. We’ve automated 2,500 retail pharmacies and dispense over 100 million doses a year through our automation solutions. Manufacturers, healthcare providers and patients count on us for a full range of services that contribute to the quality and safety of care for us all. At McKesson Canada, you’ll 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. Job Summary Position is responsible for providing professional nursing care to individuals including the intravenous or injection administration of specialty pharmaceutical products. The nurse will help to promote patient health by completing health assessments prior to treatment, reviews patient files and collaborate with physicians and multidisciplinary team members as required. The end goal is to provide medical therapies or self-administration teaching to patients in clinic, home or virtual setting. Virtual and on-site patient injection training at the patient’s home. Vehicle and travel required in the Nanaimo area. Section A Specific Responsibilities Review patient files to understand patient’s history. Assess the health status of patients using a pre-screening process that covers contraindications, objective and subjective data, to determine eligibility in receiving medical therapies. Handle and reconstitute specialty pharmaceuticals as per manufacturer product monograph and Heath Canada guidelines. Follow cold chain requirements for medication as per INVIVA policies and procedures and the manufacturers recommendation. As required, insertion of peripheral intravenous or establishing access via central lines based on best practice standards. Follow patient specific medical directives for administration and treatment of adverse events. Provide monitoring during and post medication administration. Follow all INVIVA policies and procedures. Report adverse events in accordance with manufacturer specific requirements, Health Canada and INVIVA policies and procedures. Develop patient care plan. Promote patient independence for self-injection when required by answering questions and teaching patients to understand their condition and medication. Document patient care services and managing records in accordance with INVIVA policies and procedures. Maintain knowledge of medical therapies as per manufacturer’s Product Monograph. Participate in drug and clinic audits upon request. Actively participate in training and mentoring of new clinic staff. Complete training as required by INVIVA on products and services, policies and procedures, technology, quality assurance and communications. Maintain quality, safety and infection control standards to ensure safe nursing practice. Section B General Responsibilities Maintain continuity among nursing teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs. Establish a compassionate environment to support patients and co-workers. Maintain and protect patient confidentiality. Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures and rules. Collaborate with management on proper operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements. Maintain appropriate quantity of office supplies. Maintain medical supplies in accordance with patient volumes. Maintain up-to-date professional and technical knowledge. Maintain a cooperative relationship among health care teams by communicating and responding to requests. Contribute to team effort and corporate goals. Section C Formal Education / Requirements / Key competencies Formal education Registered Nurse in good standing with provincial college Bachelor of Science in Nursing or 2-year Nursing Diploma 3 years of critical care experience (i.e. ER, ICU) is an asset Experience in Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, Hematology, Oncology and Neurology is an asset Requirements Strong intravenous initiation skills CPR certification ACLS/PALS certification is an asset Ability to work autonomously and proficiently, especially in emergency situations Ability to work in a computerized environment (i.e. computer, MS Office, Teams, WEBEX, email, and electronic patient records) Maintain yearly practice membership with provincial College. Ability to work at various locations depending on region Ability to work evening and weekends where applicable Maintain yearly professional liability insurance (Ontario applicants only Key competencies Excellent assessment and clinical decision-making skills Excellent communication skills with patients, colleagues and customers Ability to work in a dynamic and rapidly changing environment Team player Career Level – IC – Professional – P2 At McKesson, we care about the well-being of the patients and communities we serve, and that starts with caring for our people. That’s why we have a Total Rewards package that includes comprehensive benefits to support physical, mental, and financial well-being . Our Total Rewards offerings serve the different needs of our diverse employee population and ensure they are the healthiest versions of themselves. For more information regarding benefits at McKesson, please click here. As part of Total Rewards, we are proud to offer a competitive compensation package at McKesson. This is determined by several factors, including performance, experience and skills, equity, regular job market evaluations, and geographical markets. In addition to base pay, other compensation, such as an annual bonus or long-term incentive opportunities may be offered. Our Base Pay Range for this position $30.38 – $50.64 McKesson is an Equal Opportunity employer. The material contained herein is provided for informational purpose only. All open jobs offered by McKesson on this recruitment system are subject to specific job skill requirements. The job skill requirements, qualifications, and preferred experience are determined by a subsidiary, office or department within the company which is offering the position, and all positions are subject to local prevailing employment laws and restrictions. 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Join us at McKesson We deliver careers with purpose and potential. Our focus on better health starts with creating an inclusive environment with strong values where you can build a fulfilling career. You can count on us to provide you with resources and opportunities to grow and be your best, while contributing to our pursuit of improving lives. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient. We work to distribute medical supplies, bandages, syringes, vials of flu vaccine, and pharmaceutical drugs to help real patients like Jack, an eight-year-old boy battling cancer. We take that job seriously. Together, the work we do is shaping the future of healthcare. If you are passionate about combining a meaningful career with a balanced life, join us on this journey and apply for a job with McKesson today. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient.
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