Nurse Advisor

Recruiter
Ashfield
Location
Gloucester
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Company: AbbVie
Position: Nurse Advisor
Territory: South West
Vacancy Type: Permanent - Full Time
Salary: Competitive

Ashfield Healthcare are working with AbbVie to recruit Nurse Advisors to educate patients (and/or their carers) in self-administration of Humira. AbbVie was founded in 2013 as a global biopharmaceutical company with focus and capabilities to address some of the world's greatest health challenges. AbbVie has the stability, resources, expertise, and passion to discover, develop and bring to market ground breaking science to solve the biggest health problems that face the world today and tomorrow.

Key Responsibilities:

* To train patients and their carers in the use of delivery devices for the self-administration of the prescribed subcutaneous therapy for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, axial spondyloarthritis, ankylosis spondylitis, psoriatric arthritis, psoriasis, Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
* Undertake clinical, psychological and quality of life assessments for patients within a specific disease area.
* To manage and report any adverse events and refer as appropriate.
* To communicate with and develop relationships with key nursing and medical staff at all allocated healthcare organisations adopting the service.
* To put in place service agreements in accordance with Company policies with secondary healthcare organisations for the delivery of the service.
* Undertake risk assessments prior to and during hospital visits as required by Company policies.

Essential Skills:

* Current NMC registration
* Minimum of two years post registration experience
* RCN member (or equivalent).
* Satisfactory enhanced DBS Disclosure or equivalent (Scotland and Northern Ireland).
* Satisfactory pre-employment medical checks.

Background

Have you dreamt of a role that will allow your personality to shine? Have you been waiting for the right opportunity to join a commercial healthcare company? Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a member of standout team who continually raise the bar within a flexible and industry leading global organisation? Then read on.

We are looking for candidates with high levels of enthusiasm and a positive attitude, an engaging and dynamic personality whilst remaining both empathetic and professional.

Ashfield is a fast-paced place to work where you will be highly valued. We'll give you all the support, training and encouragement you need to deliver first-class results for our clients. With an international reach and great support, the opportunities here are wide and diverse.

It's our people that have made us successful, and we are committed to our values.
Quality, Partnership, Ingenuity, Expertise and Energy.

Successful candidates will benefit from a car, laptop, pension, healthcare and an excellent reward and recognition package. Please note that the ability to drive is a requirement of this role.

If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity please select "APPLY NOW" below.

Please note if you have not heard from a member of the resourcing department within 7 days your application has been unsuccessful at this stage.

Thank you for your interest in Ashfield and AbbVie.