RN-Clinical Research Nurse (Recruitment Only)
DescriptionThe RN-Clinical Research Nurse in the Temple Clinical Research Institute will be responsible for the day-to-day activities surrounding clinical research studies. The incumbent will perform clinical care tasks; schedule patient admissions and transfers; and educate and counsel patients and families.
Primary responsibilities include acting as a patient advocate; ensuring adequate informed consent process; and working closely with sponsors from qualification visits to close-out of study. Additional responsibilities include working on multiple active protocols across multiple divisions; ensuring the clinical trials are being followed by clinical research staff; and adhering to IRB, FDA, and Pennsylvania related regulations. Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Education and Experience: Current license to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, with previous experience in a clinical research nurse role. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Required Skills and Abilities:*Ability to apply scientific principles to problem solving and to planning, providing and evaluating nursing care.*Strong communication and interpersonal skills, along with the ability to work effectively as a member of an inter-disciplinary team.*Demonstrated ability to use standard office equipment and software, including MS Office. Preferred:*Bachelors of Nursing Degree.*ACLS certification.
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Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and. employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.
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Primary Location: Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Health Sciences Campus (HSC)-Student Faculty Center
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular