Clinical Research Nurse
at Medix

Date Posted: 10/16/2019

Job Description

This position will coordinate patient care throughout the entire study for all clinical and non-clinical procedures. Conduct chart reviews to evaluate patients for clinical eligibility of cancer clinical research trials. Conduct clinical assessments as required, educate patient and their family regarding the clinical procedures; educate the investigators and study staff regarding study content and status. Measure and monitor patient compliance to study requirements including drug accountability. Manage patient side effects of the investigational. Attend training for new clinical trials. Enforce patient compliance and study procedures. Present clinical update at staff meetings. Document patient clinical assessments in an electronic medical record. Familiarity with EPIC a plus. Hematology and solid tumor background a must.

In this position you will:

  • Work with study investigators and supervisor to address study related issues.
  • Back up other coordinators as needed.
  • Support department financial performance through budgeting and billing.
  • Train other research coordinators in the proper conduct of research studies.
  • Participate in quality control activities.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing.
  • Applicants without a BSN degree must actively pursue and attain a BSN within 6 years of hire.
  • Current Illinois RN License
  • Minimum 2 years experience within specified research field
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Oncology or Chemotherapy certification highly preferred
  • Previous experience in any of the following disciplines: Hematology/GI/GU/GYN/Lung/Breast
Reference number: 91748

Job Snapshot

About Us

Medix provides workforce solutions to clients and creates opportunity for talent representing a variety of industries through our Healthcare, Scientific and Information Technology divisions. We have earned our reputation as an industry leader by providing unsurpassed customer service and top quality professionals to our clients.

At Medix we are extremely dedicated to our candidates, providing them with the best advice, support and direction during their job search. We work with all of our candidates personally to understand their skills and aspirations and best match them with opportunities that fit their goals. As we place contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire employment plans, we offer the flexibility to accommodate your schedule and needs.  We will also provide guidance and support during the interview process.  The benefits at Medix don’t stop there. After being employed for 30 days and averaging 30 hours per week for those 30 days, you become eligible for our benefit program.

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