HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Research RN in Overland Park, Kansas

Exciting opportunity to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services!

HCA Healthcare is a national leader in providing modern, culturally competent, patient-centered care and we are driven by a single goal:/the care and improvement of human life./

We are currently looking for an exceptional Clinical Research RN to join our team. We believe in our team and your ability to help us provide high quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.

We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary, tuition reimbursement, and growth opportunities. We are seeking a great addition to the team who feels patient care is as important as we do!

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POSITION SUMMARY:

The Clinical Research RN is r esponsible for assessing proposed study protocols and for the coordination and implementation of all nursing and administrative activities related to clinical trials. P erforms within the parameters for which he or she is qualified by education, training, experience and licensure. RN license is required.

JOB DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Coordi nates all research study activities with the Principal Investigator and has direct nursing care responsibilities.
  • Coordinates and manages clinical studies according to OHRP and FDA regulations, as well as, ICH Good Clinical Practices and IRB requirements.
  • Develop s tactical study procedures
  • Develop s any necessary study documents not provided by sponsor or IRB
  • Educates HCA staff regarding research and study protocols
  • Screen s and recruit s patients based on protocol criteria
  • Explain s study protocols, procedures and treatments to patients and families
  • Conduct s the Informed Consent process in conjunction with study investigators
  • Ensure that an original copy of any subjects Informed Consent Document is the in the research binders, as well as, a copy on the subject's medical record.
  • Responsible for all investigational drug accountability and dispensing
  • Coordinates with Pharmacist if on Delegation Log
  • Administers Investigational Drug as per protocol
  • Serve as a resource for department members for medical interpretations of research process and protocol specifics
  • Assess each proposed study protocol with critical analysis of potential implementation and patient care
  • Acquire continuing education pertinent to research and applicable licensed profession
  • Responsible for maintaining good clinical practice standards, addressing non-compliance issues, developing corrective action plans
  • Execute medical orders within parameters of education, training and licensure
  • Conduct study activities helping to ensure all safety parameters
  • Investigational device accounting and dispensing
  • Facilitate administrative review and approval of proposed studies
  • Provide/coordinate the highest level of contact, counseling and support services
  • Coordinate study activities and patient care with medical staff (cardiologist andPCP, etc.)
  • Implement and adhere to study protocol
  • Perform Phlebotomy and IV procedures
  • Prepare laboratory specimens for analysis, monitoring tests and procedures, shipping frozen specimens
  • Maintain patient records inEMRand appropriate hospital records
  • Assess and report adverse study events, included to the IRB and any research sponsors
  • Complete all paperwork affiliated with the study, including but not limited to the requirements of the facility, the IRB and the study Sponsor
  • Maintain copies of all research related correspondence
  • Conduct study activities helping to ensure all safety parameters

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: This position requires the following minimum requirements:

  • Outstanding technical writing skills and understanding of medical terminology/research

  • Exceptional organizational, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards
  • Ability to understand and follow basic scientific research protocol and procedure
  • Highly proficient with MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint), email, internet
  • Advanced understanding of data management processes
  • Ability to analyze and interpret scientific data and skilled in the use of computerized systems and databases.
  • Knowledge of government regulations and compliance issues regarding clinical research and protection of human subjects (e.g. “Common Rule”, “GCP”, etc.)
  • Knowledge of medical coding and billing procedures in a physician practice setting.

    EDUCATION:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing or other health related field.

    EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of two years experience in area of research specialty required.

    LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

    · Licensed RN required

    · CCRC is preferred

    · BLS Certification; ACLS preferred

  • Actively maintained CCRC (Certified Clinical Research Coordinator) preferred

    We believe in going above and beyond, and feel that there is no nobler pursuit than that of caring for and improving human life. We hope you’ll join us on our mission!

    We believe in going above and beyond, and feel that there is no nobler pursuit than that of caring for and improving human life. We hope you’ll join us on our mission!

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Clinical Research RN

Location: Kansas-Overland Park-KC Card Arrhythmia Research

Requisition ID: 23375-70874