Registered Nurse (RN) License
2 Years of Experience Required
***This position is contingent upon external funds***
The Research Nurse Clinician is a nurse responsible for providing care to a select group of patients/family members participating in research studies in the CHRCO Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. The Nurse Clinician facilitates the provision of optimum research health care for these patients/family members in conjunction with other health care team members. The Research Nurse Clinician assists in screening for eligible patients, consenting for the respective research studies, assists in specimen collection and processing, collects and enters data as specified by the study protocol and as directed by the Principal Investigator.
BSN Required, prefer billingual skills in Spanish.
Current California RN license. Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certificate.
Two years inpatient pediatric nursing experience. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to work as part of an interdisciplinary team. Ability to work independently, problem solve and prioritize demands. Knowledge of Clinical Research process and Informed Consent. Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel). Critical Care and research experience is a plus.
Sit: Up to 3 hours/day
Stand/Walk: 6-8 hours
Bend/Stoop: Up to 3 hours
Reach: Up to 6 hours
Rep Use of UE/Gasp: Up to 6 hrs
Lift/Push/Pull: 25 lbs., over 25# with assistance or equipment
This job requires the ability to hear alarms clients and/or instruction. The ability to see accurately from 20 inches to 20-ft. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function of this position.