Registered Nurse (RN)

  • Location:

    Palo Alto, CA

  • Category:

    Registered Nurse (RN)

  • Type:

    Contract

  • Pay Rate:

    DOE

  • Contact:

    Neha Sood

  • ID:

    1198

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-09

  • Start Date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Patient population:

- rheumatologic + psychiatric diagnoses from inflammatory/autoimmune disorders
- ages 4yr - 21+yr
- at risk for acute worsening of symptoms and need for call-backs, visits, ED referrals
- 2-3 patients receiving monthly IM PCN injections, occasional patients needing injection training for methotrexate, biologic agents for home administration
- 10 patients receiving infusions monthly via SSU (IVIg, methylprednisolone, rituximab)
- 10 patients receiving home infusions (similar types)

RN Responsibilities:

- assist clinic coordinator and MA with phone call triage for urgent patient issues

- assist with MyChart message management (>95% patient activation in our clinic)

- assist clinic coordinator with new-patient referral screening per guidelines established by Bahare

- assist MA and clinic coordinator with prior authorization, peer to peer and appeal issues (infusions, rx)

- perform IM PCN injections as needed

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