Sr. Clinical Research Nurse - Clinical Research Management Office (CRMO)

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Mar 19, 2019
Closes
Apr 04, 2019
Function
Management, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Research
Hours
Full Time
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Requirements

Sr. Clinical Research Nurse - Clinical Research Management Office (CRMO)

The Clinical Research Nurse serves as research nurse for clinical trials using investigational agents for the hematology/oncology group. Incumbent will be responsible for patient safety, data management, and protocol compliance. S/he acts as a liaison with staff, IRB, physicians, pharmaceutical companies, and federal agencies requiring data. The incumbent schedules in-service for appropriate staff regarding clinical trial and provides patient education about clinical trial treatment, possible side affects, and required testing. S/he participates in site initiation visits, monitoring visits, and audits. Incumbent will be responsible for financial management for patients participating in clinical trials. The RN assists in the assessment, management and coordination of care across the continuum of care (outpatient, inpatient and home) including triage of phone calls, symptom management and proactive patient communication. The incumbent collaborates with investigators to determine trial eligibility and manage data collection. The clinical research nurse collaborates with data management to assure that the documentation for the clinical trial is complete and accurate. Coordinates with protocol office regarding regulatory affairs. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Ascertains study patient eligibility for clinical trials. Supports and evaluates patient adherence to protocol and documents any deviations. Assesses, identifies and prioritizes clinical information for medical team for patients that are enrolled on clinical trials. Collaborates with members of the interdisciplinary team to develop and implement plan of care for the patient. Maintain patient safety and protocol compliance.
  • Collaborates with data management for patients enrolled in clinical trials. Assists with collection and documentation of eligibility, randomization, patient assessments, treatments and follow up care as defined in the protocol. Ensures that all documentation is completed in a timely, complete manner.
  • Provides education to staff as applicable regarding clinical trails.
  • Reporting and documenting serious adverse events per protocol and institutional policy.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing, BSN, and current DC license as a registered nurse and BLS certification
  • A minimum of 3-5 years related Oncology experience is preferred
  • Knowledge of clinical research, computer applications, and research process is preferred


 

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