McKesson Nurse Educator Oncology - Pharmaceutical - North Central Region in Minnesota

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Current Need

Nurse Educator Oncology – Pharmaceutical

The service area for this role includes: ND; SD; MN; Omaha, NB; Madison, WI; and Milwaukee, WI.

Job Summary:

The Nurse Educator Pharmaceutical Oncology will provide in service training and clinical education to healthcare providers (HCP) and associated HCP office staff of oncology practices in the continental United States.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide education through in-services to HCPs and HCP staff on Product specific information including but not limited to Product information, disease state information, dosing protocols and information, administration of Product, and adverse events of Product.

  • Foster the continued and proper use of the Product.

  • Engage in Program related communications with Manufacturer's field-based sales force (representatives and district managers).

  • Communicate to Program Manager any feedback regarding concerns identified during the in-service training process. Program Manager will serve as the single point of contact with Manufacturer for all Program related communication.

  • Communicate to the Program Manager any questions/concerns the HCP and or the HCP staff have regarding the Product and its reimbursement.

  • Accurate and timely reporting of all visit,, including but not limited to the type of training conducted, length of visit, and office- that was visited. A visit is defined as a customer interaction-in services and scheduled or unscheduled customer engagements.

  • Report on interactions with HCPs and HCP staff.

  • Coordinate and schedule travel to oncology offices with the Manufacture's Sales Representative

  • Ability to travel, including overnight travel. Amount of travel varies by territory but may be up to 100% travel.

  • Other duties as assigned; Job duties may vary by location.

Required Qualifications

  • Registered nursing license to be in good standing in at least one state where nurse will be conducting the in-services.

  • Minimum of two years of recent oncology nursing experience that includes, but is not limited to direct patient care, physical assessment, patient education, group in-servicing, and proficiency in peripheral access.

  • Chemotherapy infusion experience.

  • Valid motor vehicle license.

  • Proven success utilizing good communication, speaking, and writing skills when interacting with customers.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certification in IV Therapy(CRNI)

  • Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN)

  • Strong problem solving skills.


  • Associate degree in Nursing. Bachelor's degree preferred.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

Job: Clinical Education

Organization: McKesson Specialty Health

Title: Nurse Educator Oncology - Pharmaceutical - North Central Region

Location: Minnesota

Requisition ID: 18002644