Nursing has been considered a flexible career choice for years. With full- and part-time options to work during the day, evening, night, or weekend, the nursing profession is perfect for people who like to like to choose when they work. Today’s technology has brought us many jobs nurses can do from home as well.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, nursing jobs are expected to increase by 16 percent over the next eight years. Work-from-home nursing jobs are also on the rise as the demand for nursing professionals increase and healthcare companies try to cut costs without sacrificing high-quality services.
Many of the jobs nurses can do from home involve reviewing medical records, providing telephone or virtual patient services, educational services, or consulting.
Check out these 12 great jobs nurses can do from home that are available right now:
1. Clinical Appeals Registered Nurse
A clinical appeals registered nurse is needed to work remotely from a home office in Cypress, California. This job involves overseeing clinical appeals and taking responsibility for utilization reviews. Successful candidates will be licensed in the state of California and have at least three years of acute care experience.
2. Nurse – Patient Trainer
In this part-time, remote job based in Seattle, Washington, the nurse – patient trainer will set up training appointments with patients and caregivers, provide instruction on proper use and care of equipment, explain test reporting options, and accurately document training records.
3. Nurse (RN) Case Manager Specialist
Providing educational support to members, identifying risks and gaps in care, establishing patient goals and interventions, and balancing business needs with patient advocacy are some of the duties associated with this RN case manager specialist position. This remote job must be performed from one of 11 predetermined U.S. states.
4. Visiting Professor Online – DNP Program
If you have experience in healthcare informatics and information systems and at least two years of doctoral-level teaching, you may find this visiting professor position interesting. This long-term, temporary, telecommuting position requires a current RN license and experience in a clinical setting.
5. Utilization Management Nurse Consultant
A utilization management nurse consultant is needed to work remotely from California, Arizona, or Washington state. This job involves coordinating and documenting a benefits management program. This full-time, work-from-home position requires an RN license, and managed care experience is preferred.
6. Medical Case Management Clinician – RN
A four-year degree or higher in a health-related discipline, case management certification, and a state registered nursing license are required for this medical case management clinician position in Florida. Successful candidates will work full-time from home. Bilingual language skills are preferred.
7. Adjunct – Family Primary Care I
There are no location requirements for this part-time, remote position as an adjunct – family primary care I provider. In this role, successful candidates will be responsible for providing virtual instruction using innovative teaching methods. Ideal candidates will hold a master’s degree in nursing; a doctoral degree is preferred.
8. Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) Specialist
As a clinical documentation improvement specialist, you would be responsible for completing chart reviews, validating requests, responding to reviews, and assisting clients. To be successful, candidates must have at least two years of CDI experience, current CCDS or CDIP credentials, and a current RN license.
9. Medical Risk Consultant
A remote job within the U.S., the medical risk consultant will evaluate risks and provide medical input for claim payments. An associate’s or bachelor’s degree, RN licensing, three years’ clinical experience, and at least five years’ health insurance or healthcare experience are required.
10. Entry Level CRA – Oncology
A full-time Indianapolis, Indiana-based telecommuting job is available as an entry-level CRA. This position requires a bachelor’s degree and at least two years’ oncology experience as a research coordinator or nurse. Duties include applying PRA procedural knowledge, demonstrating exceptional communication skills, and ensuring subject safety.
11. Clinical Team Lead I
Managing clinical teams and deliverables, implementing training, and meeting project requirements are duties associated with this full-time, remote position as a clinical team lead I. This job can be performed from any location in the United States and requires a bachelor’s degree, an RN license, and at least three years’ experience.
12. Behavioral Coach
Coaching patients and teaching them about beneficial tools to improve their lives are duties of this behavioral coach position. This work-from-home job requires an RN license, psychiatric experience, and at least three years’ experience as a coach or counselor. This is a part-time, telecommuting job that can be performed from a home office anywhere in the United States.
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