Research Nurse I
Research Nurse ILACATS Clinical Research Resources Core
Location: New Orleans, LASummary
This is an entry-level nursing position. Training will be provided to develop the necessary skills required of a research nurse. The primary responsibility of the Research Nurse I is to manage RN responsibilities in the conduct of clinical trials. The Research Nurse I is required to have an in-depth knowledge of protocol requirements and good clinical practices as set forth by federal regulations. As one of the primary RN resources for the CTU protocols, the Research Nurse I acts as a liaison between the patient, investigator, Institutional Review Board and sponsor in carrying out the RN responsibilities of the protocol. The Research Nurse I assists with screening, enrolling and following study patients, ensuring protocol compliance and close patient monitoring, all as part of the required learning process required in this primary position for advancement toward a Research Nurse II and III position. The Research Nurse I provides direct patient care for clinical trials subjects. The Research Nurse I assists with data and source documentation, adverse event reporting and maintenance of complete regulatory files, also as a part of the learning experience.Required Qualifications
- RN with current licensure required. Must be licensed through the State of Louisiana by date of hire.
- Bachelor's degree required.
Computer/data entry experience desired
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing strongly desired