Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Nurse Educator - IG in Denver, Colorado
Grifols is a global healthcare company whose mission is to improve the health and well being of people. Our three divisions –Bioscience, Diagnostic and Hospital–develop, produce and market our innovative products and services to medical professionals in more than 100 countries.
We are committed to fostering an environment that creates continuous learning opportunities and encourages professional development and growth. As a company devoted to improving the health and well-being of people, we are looking for talented professionals worldwide. Make a difference and join us in this challenging and rewarding enterprise.
The candidate for this position may be hired at a number of large cities throughout the US. Due to the travel required for the position and target audience of our Nurse Educators, we prefer the candidate to be located in or near a large metropolitan area with excellent airport connections.
Currently seeking individuals in the Central, North Central, or West regions of the U.S.
The IG nurse educator provides clinical field-based support to execute the Immunology/Neurology Marketing plans through the development and execution of educational programs.
Primary responsibilities are as follows:
Deliver educational programs regarding IVIG and SCIG both live and via WebEx to train and educate nurses, pharmacists, and other office staff on the proper use, handling, and administration of Grifols' IG products
Serve as an on-demand resource for HCP customers with IG product questions
Maintain communication and integrate activities, when appropriate, with sales, account managers, and marketing
Utilize clinical expertise and natural ability to build immediate trust with HCPs through deep medical and product knowledge to build and maintain relationships with key customers
Provide educational programs to patient advocacy groups in the fields of CIDP and PIDD
Assist with the clinical training of new and experienced sales representatives
Independently plan and organize activities to ensure regular and consistent coverage of the territory according to a plan of action and dependent on each customer's needs
Ensure full compliance with rules, regulations, and Grifols policies
Bachelor's degree in Nursing
Requires an RN with 8 years’ experience and a minimum of 5 years direct IVIG infusion experience (preferred in at least 2 different care settings)
Immuneglobulin certification (IgCN) or Qualified to take the certification exam (Must become IgCN certified within 60 days of employment and maintain certification.)
Good working knowledge of all IgNS protocols, and IV and Sub Q administration of Ig.
Practical clinical experience in at least 2 care settings (hospital, home health, infusion suite, etc) is preferred.
Excellent IV skills and ability to educate HCPs and patients about IG therapy.
Excellent communication skills and public speaking ability.
Excellent presentation skills and previous experience in clinical education preferred
Ability to travel up to 80%.
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