Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 46880
Job Family: Nursing
Status: Part Time
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 55541005040407-Poison Center
Location: AH CMC Main - 1000 Blythe Blvd
11 AM - 7 PM, 4 days per week
Non-bedside nurse or pharmacist who manages poisoning cases reported by the public or healthcare providers. Obtains exposure history, assesses the severity of toxicity, relying on skills developed during training, and offers a treatment plan.
Works remotely 50-75% of time, with initial training onsite at the center. Majority of time is sitting, with frequent telephone use and exposure to computer monitor.
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing, ACPE accredited pharmacy school, or medical school required. Registered nurse, registered pharmacist, physician’s assistant or physician (MD or DO) required. Two years clinical experience preferred; North Carolina license to practice required. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider from AHA required. Obtain certification as a Certified Specialist in Poison Information administered by the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) within three examination periods and recertify as required by the AAPCC and North Carolina Poison Control required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and keyboard skills preferred.
Education, Experience and Certifications
No call center experience needed. Will train in use of patient database and online resources.