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Abbott Nurse/ Trainer/ LVN/Allied Health- Hilton Head in South Carolina

DO WORK THAT MATTERS.

At Abbott, diverse ideas, perspectives, and expertise allow us to create the life-changing solutions that help people live healthier lives. In 150 countries and with businesses spanning nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices, and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott offers you enormous opportunities to explore your interests and help you achieve your career and personal goals.

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/LPN/LVN/Allied Health is within our Consumer Services Products Group located in Hilton Head, South Carolina. 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.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Trainer will:

  • Setup training appointment directly with the customer/caregiver

  • Travel to the customers home settingwithin the general geographic location of the Trainer's home

  • Demonstrate and instruct the customerand/or their caregiver on the proper use and care of the PT/INR equipment

  • Explain test reporting options

  • Communicate and present themselves ina professional manner

  • Accurately document and submitpatient training records

  • Maintain communications with AcelisConnected Health by cell phone, email and internet access

  • Utilize secure encrypted email tocommunicate anything that includes customers PHI

  • Have reliable transportation

BASICQUALIFICATIONS | EDUCATION:

  • TheTrainer must have clinical experience. Current LVN/LPN/ or abovelicense is preferred

  • Directexperience/exposure to anticoagulation management, homecare or alliedhealth is preferred

  • Healtheducation training experience a definite plus

  • Nolifting over 15 pounds required

COMPETENCIES/EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS

  • Completion of assigned educational prerequisitesrequired

  • Proof of health screening documentation

  • Web based and interactive training provided by AcelisConnected Health

  • Successful completion of a consumerreport (background check) and pre-employment drug screening

  • Travel a minimum of 100 milesroundtrip required

  • Florida trainers only - there is an additionalbackground step required for the state of Florida.

About Abbott.

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes andencourages diversity in our workforce. We provide reasonable accomodation toqualified individuals with disabilities. To request accomodation, please sendan email to MyRecruiter@alere.com.

Connect with us at www.abbott.com , on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/abbott-/ , on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Abbott and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com

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