PeaceHealth is seeking candidates for a full-time Lead Clinical Research Nurse role at Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, Washington. This is an exempt day shift position that will be responsible for the coordination of clinical research trials for Heart & Vascular Cardiology and Oncology, as well as providing onsite leadership to the department.
Req ID: 165720
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Responsible for the coordination of clinical research trials. Oversees staff and related clinical operations in department. Serves as a point person for Sponsors, Principal Investigators, and other stakeholders.
Evaluates protocols and assesses feasibility of proposed clinical trials. Assists with development of study budgets. Recognizes when data agreements or special regulatory requirements are necessary and ensures all agreements are in place and Institutional Review Board approval complete prior to study commencement. Participates in study calendar build into the CareConnect research module and assists with CMS billing/coding compliance for qualifying clinical studies. Monitors recruitment and financial study milestones. Serves as point person for clinical site monitoring visits or audits.
Serves as an expert resource for guidance on human subject research. Recognizes and employs the professional guidelines and code of ethics related to the conduct of clinical research. Provides leadership to the study team to ensure clinical trials are conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state and local regulations as well as the standards of Good Clinical Practice guidelines and policies and procedures mandated by the study sponsor. Maintains compliance with institutional requirements and policies.
Ensures study and site management activities include development of and compliance with protocols, process flows and documentation requirements. Participates in protocol-specific training and trains others according to protocol. Employs strategies to maintain recruitment and retention rates and to assist participants with individual needs.
May perform clinical research nurse activities (i.e. study start up, site initiation visits, recruitment, informed consent, procedures, visits, maintenance of logs, closeout). Oversees compliance with the management of investigational product including the handling, dispensing, documentation and storage. Completes case report forms/ electronic data capture system documentation accurately and according to protocol. Conducts and documents participant-level visits, including consent documentation in the electronic medical record.
Plans, provides, supervises and document professional nursing care in accordance with established policies and procedures. Delegates tasks and supervise the activities of other licensed and unlicensed research staff.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Graduate of an accredit State Board of Nursing approved program.
Bachelor's degree required.
Minimum of five years RN experience that includes cardiovascular and/or oncology nursing.
Clinical research experience preferred.
Current WA State Registered Nurse licensure.
Certified as Research Coordinator with Magnet approved certification, preferred.
Excellent organizational skills
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
Strong problem-solving skills
Ability to work independently in a multi-task environment
Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office applications
Familiarity with health records data base systems is preferred.
Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Vancouver community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers .
Location: Vancouver , Physicians Building (157) Job Category: Nursing Shift: Day Shift Length: 8 Hours FTE: 1.0 Work Type: Full Time Hourly compensation starts at: $ 39.10 , more depending on experience Required Certifications/Licensure: Registered Nurse - Washington
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The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
Posting Notes: Vancouver || Nursing || Other - Nursing || Full Time || PHMG ADMIN
Internal Number: 165720
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