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Abbott Rapid Diagnostics (formerly Alere) is part of Abbott's Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies. The position of Nurse/Trainer/LVN/LPN/Allied Health is within our Consumer Services Products Group located in Missoula, Montana. In this role, you will provide personalized Face-2-Face training to Acelis Connected Health's home testing customers on obtaining a finger stick blood sample, operating the PT/INR products and reporting responsibilities. The position of trainer is per-diem and state/city specific.
This job description will be reviewed periodically and is subject to change by management.
The Trainer will:
Set up training appointment directly with the customer/caregiver
Travel to the customers home setting within the general geographic location of the Trainer's home
Demonstrate and instruct the customer and/or their caregiver on the proper use and care of the PT/INR equipment
Explain test reporting options
Communicate and present themselves in a professional manner
Accurately document and submit patient training records
Maintain communications with Acelis Connected Health by cell phone, email and internet access
Utilize secure encrypted email to communicate anything that includes customers PHI
Have reliable transportation
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS | EDUCATION:
The Trainer must have clinical experience. Current LVN/LPN/ or above license is preferred
Direct experience/exposure to anticoagulation management, homecare or allied health is preferred
Health education training experience a definite plus
No lifting over 15 pounds required
COMPETENCIES/ EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS
Completion of assigned educational prerequisites required
Proof of health screening documentation
Web based and interactive training provided by Acelis Connected Health
Successful completion of a consumer report (background check) and pre-employment drug screening
Travel a minimum of 100 miles roundtrip required
Florida trainers only - there is an additional background step required for the state of Florida.
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