Sanford Health RN, Clinical Research - Infectious Disease/Intervention in Fargo, North Dakota
Job Title: RN, Clinical Research | Infectious Disease/Intervention | Fargo
Department : Clinical Research North-IND
Job Schedule: Full Time
Hours Per Shift: 8 hr
Provides an opportunity to learn daily and contribute to treatments of the future. Enthusiasm for learning required, along with participation in educating patients, physicians, nurses and other personnel to the research process.
Advanced nursing position that involves clinical patient contact, research study coordination and study data management. Must be able to organize complex components of clinical trials, including test ordering, procedure scheduling and insurance pre-authorization for participants, if applicable.
Clinical skills that may be required include, but not limited to: patient assessment for adverse events and assistance with, or completion of, study related procedures as detailed in the research protocol (ex: injections, phlebotomy, or infusions), within the applicable state scope of practice.
Demonstrate a desire and ability to strictly adhere to all levels of institutional, state and federal regulations and established research protocols, and the ability to collaborate with physician investigators to ensure safe and compliant investigational treatment or intervention and follow-up.
Attend investigator meetings and coordinate pre-study site visits. Monitor enrollment goals and modify recruitment plan as needed. Ensure the completion of all screening, eligibility and enrollment procedures. Work with pharmacy to dispense study articles and provide subject education.
Clarify questions and concerns with the investigator and sponsor regarding enrollment goals, sponsor expectations and study procedures. Review inclusion/exclusion criteria to assure subject eligibility and review with physician investigator. Review study protocol, informed consent form and follow-up procedures with potential study subjects.
Schedule subjects for follow-up visits to review diaries and questionnaires. Ensure appropriate specimen collection, batching and shipping as required. Document and maintain all study-related procedures, processes and events. Document protocol deviations and exemptions and record accurate and timely data. Maintain accurate source documentation for all case report entries and input data for submission.
Required to use appropriate nursing assessment skills to evaluate patient condition in response to study intervention. Collect data regarding patient condition for review by the physician investigator.
Prepare case report forms and source documents for sponsor review. Abstract data from medical records, clinic, consultation and referral notes for preparation of study forms and flow sheets.
Communicate effectively with subjects, research team, Institutional Review Board (IRB) and sponsor representatives.
Occasional local travel between sites and student supervision may be required.
Proceeds without seeking unnecessary permission. Promotes and focuses on team goals and accomplishments, collaboration, shared leadership and credit. Creates realistic and attainable program of professional development for self. Applies an assigned technique for critical thinking in a decision-making process. Participates in clinical research activities according to study protocols. Follows standard operating procedures for the preparation, undertaking and closure of clinical research. Participates in documenting data, ideas, players, stakeholders, and processes. Establishes and maintains effective working relationship with each team member. Adheres to compliance requirements in a specific area of healthcare practices. Maintains sense of commitment to success, personal achievement and satisfaction. Implements programs as needed to comply with diverse healthcare laws or regulations. Communicates well downward, upward, and outward.
Graduate from a nationally accredited nursing program preferred, including, but not limited to, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA).
Currently holds an unencumbered RN license with the State Board of Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or possess multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications.
About Sanford Health:
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In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.
We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.
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Job Function: Research
Job Schedule: Full Time
Req Number: WD08738