Oncology Nurse Educator- North East

Oncology Nurse Educator- North East

Gilead Sciences, Inc. | Boston, MA, 02298, US
Salary Range:$91,000 – $125,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 9 days ago

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Job Description

Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide. Headquartered in Foster City, California, Gilead has operations in North America, Europe, and Australia. We are committed to transforming the promise of science and technology into therapies that can make a meaningful difference in patients' lives. We are passionate about advancing treatments for - and potentially curing - some of the world's most challenging and complex illnesses and bringing these scientific innovations to people in need including HIV, HBV, HCV, Oncology, Inflammatory & Infectious diseases.

The Hematology/Oncology Nurse Educator will: The Oncology Nurse Educator role provides product and disease state education and training to key healthcare providers within Oncology clinics and hospitals. The individual will work within a specified region to enhance disease knowledge, support the patient therapy selection process, coordinate and provide staff training, enhance proper administration, improve patient adherence and improve patient management. The individual will work in partnership with Gilead oncology sales team to help educate all health care providers, with a primary focus on nursing staff.

* Provide oncology practice customers, Nurses, Clinicians and MD's with training, clinical in-services, and information regarding specific oncology disease state and product delivery/use
* Coach offices on disease state awareness and branded product resources
* Coaches new ONEs on best practices to gain access, create impact within an account and cross-functional partnership with Gilead stakeholders
* Assists ONE director and Marketing on the identification and development of new materials for ONE team
* Provide education programs for professional staff, i.e. doctors, nurses, other key healthcare staff through 1:1 presentation, round table discussions, and formal presentations
* Partner with Therapeutic Specialist to support patient adherence and adoption regarding specific oncology disease state(s)
* Collaborate with managers, peers, customer counterparts to advance patient access
* Initiate clinical discussions with key personnel for specific accounts in collaboration with the Regional Director (MD, nurse practitioner, physician's assistant, nurses).
* Potential to engage with patient and patient advocacy groups to maintain a smooth and successful patient journey
* Attend and potentially present at national, regional and local oncology meetings
* Attend regional staff meetings and contributes to the TS Plan of Action meetings to chart the course for specific customer teams
* Provides educational support as identified to reinforce the project's strategic goals
* Promptly respond to internal/external inquiries and requests
* Maintain the highest level of professional standards in all interactions with customers and other business contacts.
* Demonstrates sound judgment regarding utilization of time and financial resources, such a travel and entertainment.
* Reads, understands, and adheres to important documents such as fraud and abuse guidelines, FDA guidelines, PhaRMA code, Gilead SOPs, and HIPPA guidelines and memos regarding policy and procedures.
* Frequent overnight travel

Basic Qualifications:

Associates Degree and Ten Years' Experience and Active RN


Bachelor's Degree and Eight Years' Experience and Active RN


Masters' Degree and Six Years' Experience and Active RN


Ph.D. and Active RN

Preferred Qualifications:

* Current RN License in good standing
* 3 years of clinical hematology/oncology experience
* 5 years of pharmaceutical industry experience including Clinical Nurse Educator experience and/or a Lead Nurse within a leading national cancer institution
* Oncology Clinical Nurse Certification
* Strong oral, written, and virtual communication skills
* Possess superior influencing skills focused on building trust and customer engagement
* Self-motivated and able to work with autonomy

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