The Research Nurse is responsible for a variety of specialized clinical research activities, ensures that established protocols are implemented, maintains protocol integrity, monitors participant's status and safety, and plays a significant role in the education of clinical trial participants.
Adheres to Good Clinical Practices in the performance of clinical trials.
Explains protocol procedures to participants to ensure their understanding.
Administers Informed Consent and discusses study details with the participant in accordance with VA and FDA guidelines.
Performs study-related tasks and procedures.
Monitors and documents all participant's adverse events, medical condition, and response to study medications and treatments.
Ensures that all protocol guidelines are met.
Administers study medications.
Exemplifies participant and staff relations in all activities in a professional manner.
Cooperates/collaborates with Prinicipal Investigators and all staff members involved in the participant's care.
Arranges for additional procedures as required.
Demonstrates knowledge and application of all privacy and safety standards as they relate to job responsibilities, human research subjects, staff, and general operation of the corporation.
Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing or educational equivalent in Nursing.
Licensing and Certification Requirements:
Must have a State of Tennessee Nursing License.
This position is a part-time position (20 hours a week).