Touro University California, a rapidly growing university offering graduate programs in health sciences and education, has an excellent opportunity for a Clinical Research Nurse for Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine/Primary Care Department on our Mare Island campus. The university is part of the Touro College and University System and is located on the northern tip of San Francisco Bay in Vallejo, California. Touro University California is an independent, non-profit Jewish-sponsored institution. It has 1,403 students in three graduate professional colleges (Osteopathic Medicine, Pharmacy, Education and Health Sciences). Touro welcomes applications from individuals of all backgrounds and characteristics.
Why you should join our team!
38 hour work week
Great work/life balance
TUC offers a welcoming campus and a positive, supportive culture
Solano County offers some of the lowest cost housing in the SF Bay Area
POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Clinical Research Nurse will work under limited supervision to oversee research nursing activities at the Metabolic Research Center (MRC), including working with investigators to develop and implement clinical protocols, coordinating the clinical care team, provide nursing care for research studies, and manage patient and study data for research projects. They will communicate and interact with investigators, MRC staff, and study candidates to effectively implement clinical research and coordinate research activities. Research activities include providing and coordinating clinical care, assuring participant safety, ongoing maintenance of human subjects protocols and procedures, integrity of protocol implementation, accuracy of data collection, data recording and follow up. The position may also coordinate and train per diem research nurses. Candidates who are Nurse Practitioners may perform medical evaluations of study candidates under guidance of the MRC Medical Director. Physician Assistants will also be considered for this position. This position will assure compliance of standard operating procedures, as well as all applicable local, state, and federal regulations and all clinical activities will fall under the guidance of the MRC Medical Director. This position is a 50%FTE with a semi-flexible working schedule.
QUALIFICATIONS: is the Education, Training and/or related experience needed by the person to perform the job.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or Masters in Science in Nursing (MSN)
Current license as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state of CA
Current license as a Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) in the state of CA strongly preferred.
More than 5 years in nursing experience with strong nursing skills
Strong computer skills
Experience with Electronic Health Records
Previous experience in conducting research or clinical trials is highly desirable
MISSION Touro University California provides graduate and professional educational excellence in the fields of Health Sciences, Public Health, and Education. The TUC learning experience is student-centered, enriched by focused research and scholarship, and prepares professionals for rewarding lives in service to others both locally and around the globe.
VISION Touro University California - inspirational teaching and scholarship, transformative leadership, exemplary service.
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Touro University California provides quality educational programs in the fields of health care and education in concert with the Judaic commitment to social justice, intellectual pursuit, and service to humanity.