Placement Specialist - PICC Registered Nurse - Novasyte (R1118692) in San Diego, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/12/2020

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

Placement Specialist - RN

Position Description:

Qualified registered nurses (RN) will be tasked with educating end users on new medical devices. The medical devices being educated on are vascular access and centrally inserted catheter devices. This is an education role, with no sales or patient care responsibilities.

This role allows you to utilize your nursing experience in a new way that does not involve patient care. Depending on your current schedule, this type of position can work in conjunction with your current position. Additionally, you will receive exposure to the medical device industry with the potential for future opportunities in this field.

This is a per-diem role with assignments ranging from one to five days in-service.

This position has the potential for local, regional and national travel with assignments ranging from 2 - 5 days per month.


Provide education and consultation in support of end-user education needs:

  • Conduct key activities related to product conversions in select healthcare facilities during evaluations and go-live
  • Assess customer needs and assist with resolving issues stemming from lack of product knowledge or understanding.
  • Assist in the delivery of education programs and product-related in-service education to support key customers.
  • Serve as an educational contact for customers using our products and conducting product conversions, trials and evaluations.
  • Follow-up with key accounts and customers to assess unmet education and clinical needs as it relates to successful product implementation.
  • Provide clinical and professional expertise to end users.
  • Provide customer feedback to corporate teams to improve new and existing products.
  • Serve as an education resource on the product.

Advantages & Value:

In addition to working with a company that strives to provide employee growth and well-being, you have the opportunity to:

  • Lead and interact with peers in the clinical setting without patient care
  • Be at the forefront of cutting edge technology
  • Gain professional growth and exposure to medical device industry
  • Access to continuing education via Novasyte Learning Center

Preferred Qualifications & Experience Required:

  • Current RN Registered Nurse
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Critical Care Unit experience and Advanced Placement experience required
  • Centrally Inserted Catheter Product experience required
  • 3-5 Years Current Consecutive Experience Inserting PICC's required
  • Currently placing at least 20 PICC's each month required
  • Ability to Travel overnight locally, regionally and nationally
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time, bending or kneeling may be required
  • Leadership experience (Charge Nurse, Clinical Educator, and Preceptor) preferred
  • Excellent Communications Skills
  • Enjoys presenting to Groups
  • Customer Focused

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1118692


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