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Director of Nursing, Home Infusion - Ocala, FL

UnitedHealth Group

Ocala, FL
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759898 Director of Nursing Home Infusion Ocala FL

Director of Nursing, Home Infusion - Ocala, FL (759898)

Position Description

There's an energy and excitement here, a shared mission to improve the lives of others as well as our own. Nursing here isn't for everybody. Instead of seeing a handful of patients each day, your work may affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Start doing your life's best work.(sm)


The Ocala branch is open Monday - Friday from 8:00am - 5:00pm. The Director of Nursing must be available for questions/concerns from Nurses after hours. The Director of Nursing will manage approximately 20 Nurses.


The Ocala branch covers the following 16 counties: Lake, Sumter, Hernando, Citrus, Marion, Levy, Alachua, Gilchrist, Dixie, Lafayette, Suwannee, Hamilton, Columbia, Union, Bradford and Putnam.The Director of Nursing may be required to travel to the counties listed above for patient care/issues. 


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assumes responsibility and accountability for patient care across the continuum

  • Receives, evaluates, accepts and executes the initial patient intake process to assure that patient verification, assessment, teaching and ongoing scheduling of nursing services occur in timely manner

  • Assures timely communication with other company personnel, and outside providers, physicians and other agencies, to assure the quality and continuity of patient care

  • Serves as Administrator of licensed home health agency as required by state, ensuring home health agency meets all rules and regulations for licensure

  • Infuse medications on a regular basis in patients’ home including monitoring and tracking vital signs, performing procedures such as IV placement, phlebotomy and medication administration via peripheral infusion device or PICC line, implantable port and / or central venous catheters and as ordered by a licensed physician or licensed practitioner

  • Assess patient in home environments, including clinical assessment safety of environment, pain assessment, monitor effectiveness of medication treatment, develop plan of care, education for patients and patient’s family members, including providing care., including but not limited to plan of care / plan of treatment according to state specific regulations and reports accurately and in a timely manner, according to internal and external regulatory requirements

  • Maintain collaborative relationships involving  agencies delivering services on behalf of / or in conjunction with AxelaCare, including  nursing agencies in a contracted relationship, patient, families, significant caregivers and other healthcare team members

  • Provide education regarding AxelaCare Health Solutions services for both internal and external customers

  • Function as clinical educator and resource

  • Serves as administrator of licensed home health agency

  • Assist in securing and maintaining licensure and accreditations warranted by AxelaCare, including required Home Health Licensure, JCAHO, and any other licensure or credentialing as necessary

  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Active, unrestricted RN license in state of FL

  • Graduate of accredited nursing program

  • 3+ years of experience in infusion therapy and home health experience with specific proficiency in infusion therapy

  • 1+ years of experience supervising or managing a team

  • Strong IV skills

  • Knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • Availability for evening and weekend patient visits

  • Reliable vehicle, current and unrestricted driver's license and proof of auto insurance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CRNI, critical care certification and / or ER certification

  • Experience using electronic medical records (EMR) programs

  • Ability to work independently in home or alternate site settings

  • Oncology and / or ER experience highly preferred

  • Knowledge and / or experience in HIPAA, OSHA, The Joint Commission or other accrediting bodies

Careers with BriovaRx. Discover a health services career that encourages your professional growth while delivering steadfast commitment to exceptional patient care. That's what you discover at BriovaRx. We were founded by a close group of medical professionals in Lenexa, KS to provide patient - focused, state of the art home infusion services for acute, hemophilia and Intravenous Immune Globulin (IVIg) therapies. Today we collaborate with leading doctors to develop breakthrough technologies for patient outcomes assessment; and we recently joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies. It all reinforces our commitment to empowering people in the pursuit and delivery of exceptional patient care, and creating personalized career paths to discovering your life's best work.(sm)


Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.


Job Keywords: Registered Nurse, RN, DON, Director of Nursing, Nurse Manager, IV Therapy, Home Health, Ocala FL, Florida, IVIG, INS, Marion County

Job Details

  • Contest Number759898
  • Job TitleDirector of Nursing, Home Infusion - Ocala, FL
  • Job FamilyNursing
  • Business SegmentOptumRx

Job Location Information

  • Ocala, FL
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelManager
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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