RESEARCH NURSE - Cardiac Research

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Aug 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 28, 2017
Function
Analyst, Research, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
We are seeking an experienced Registered Nurse to work full-time with our Sentara Cardiac Research Institute.

Position Highlights:
  • Employee Satisfaction: Hampton Road's chosen Employer of Choice for over 10 years.
  • Stability: 125 plus years of no company layoffs.
  • Career Growth: A great promotional opportunity for a bedside nurse! Be a part of over 80 cardiac clinical trials dedicated to improve overall health of our cardiac patient population.
  • Innovation: Our department provides innovation to many areas within Sentara Heart Hospital. We are designed to identify new, improved treatment methods, and protocols, while at the same time eliminate programs that are not as effective.
  • Market: Located on the campus of Sentara Heart Hospital, which is the #2 Cardiology & Heart Surgery center in Virginia and #24 in the nation for best heart programs. Many of the trials we participate in are nationally and internationally recognized.
  • Nursing Excellence: The region's first Magnet® recognized hospital.
  • Location: We are located in the Hampton Roads area surrounded by beaches, historic landmarks dating as far back as the Revolutionary War of 1776, top rated school systems, and seven cities full of life, events, and celebration.
What you will do:
  • Our department is open Monday - Friday between 8am to 5pm. May need to occasionally have to work on a Saturday.
  • Educate and follow research participants through the entire trial process.
  • Coordinate all aspects of the patient's experience and advocate for them.
  • Highly autonomous and self-directed role.
  • Work closely with an team of clinical research coordinators, assistants, and cardiologist's.
Click here for more information about us:
https://www.sentara.com/hampton-roads-virginia/medicalservices/services/heart-and-vascular/services/cardiovascular-research.aspx

Manages and coordinates all aspects of conducting clinical trials within Sentara Healthcare, both clinically and administratively. Sound conduct of the clinical trial including recruitment, screening, enrollment, and follow-up of eligible subjects according to protocol requirements. Maintenance of accurate and complete documentation of related regulatory documents. Participates in writing, presenting and publishing results of studies.

Education Level
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree

Experience
Required: Nursing - 2 years, Research - 2 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: Basic Life Support

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Microsoft Office, Writing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
BSN required. Certified Clin Research Prof or Clinical Research Coordinator required within 3 years in the role. 2 years of research OR nursing experience required. BLS required within 90 days