Specialty Nurse - Multiple Sclerosis Clinic
Requisition #: 233287
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: May 23, 2020
The Johns Hopkins Hospital A nurse navigator within the Johns Hopkins Precision Medicine Center of Excellence for Multiple Sclerosis (MS) will help promote the institution’s mission of “setting the standard of excellence in clinical care”. With the advent of higher efficacy therapies (mostly infusible therapies) for MS and related disorders, many more side effects can occur which requires close monitoring over time in order to keep patients safe.
The nurse navigator will be a critical team member who will help enhance the highest level of quality care which will maintain safety for our patients. She/he will work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary health care team and is responsible for providing comprehensive and appropriate care especially as it relates to safety monitoring. Approximately half the nurse navigator’s time will be dedicated the safety clinic visits that will be done at East Baltimore Campus, JHOC in conjunction with a physician, and which should occur prior to medication infusion. She/he will provide face-to-face education and teaching to patients during their safety clinic visits. The other half of her/his time will be dedicated to all the necessary support activities related to safety monitoring that occurs in-between clinic visits and outside of infusion treatment days.
Shifts: 8 hour day shift
- BSN/MSN from an accredited nursing program required.
- Active Maryland or Compact RN license is required
- BLS CPR certification required: AHA, Red Cross, or Military Training Network accepted
- Previous RN work experience with multiple sclerosis patients preferred
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