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Tips to get into infusion nursing?


Does anyone have any tips for a newer nurse (one year PICU experience) who is trying to get into an outpatient infusion center?

I'm in San Diego County and don't see many job postings, just a lot of home health postings. Wondering if there was any potential for this field in SD county?

scribblz, BSN, CNA, LPN

Specializes in Med Surg, Tele, Geriatrics, home infusion. Has 14 years experience.

You might want to look into pharmacies such as CVS ( Coram) as they employ their own team of infusion nurses to administer infusions in the home Care setting. if you wanted to be in an infusion center mostly those are attached to a hospital so people can come get their antbiotics without being admitted.

Good luck to you!