HERC: Metro New York & Southern Connecticut Clinical Research Nurse in New Haven, Connecticut
Employer Name: Yale University
- Identifies, assesses eligibility, enrolls, and collects accurate medical and demographic history on research subjects for a variety of studies; obtains and explains written consent for subject participation. 2. Provides direct clinical services to subjects; observes subjects and notifies clinicians to any medical/emotional change. 3. Contributes to protocol development, submission, and renewal by collecting written materials and writing procedural documents; ensures ongoing compliance with institutional review board (IRB) policies by monitoring changes in IRB policies related to human specimens and informing the research team of such changes. 4. Conducts patient and research subject evaluations; administers medications and research instruments, and presents data. 5. Reviews, codes and contributes in the entering of all collected patient data to assure completeness and accuracy. 6. Ensures regulatory compliance by maintaining clinical and nursing records to meet the needs of various protocols. 7. Maintains the integrity of the clinical research study by striving to advocate for patients. 8. May perform other duties as assigned. Preferred Education: Willingness to acquire ACLS certification; experience working with psychiatric patients and/or substance abusers; competency in arterial line monitoring; willingness to work flexible hours Monday through Friday; experience with operations of various infusion pumps and monitoring of equipment. Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Willingness to acquire ACLS certification; experience working with psychiatric patients and/or substance abusers; competency in arterial line monitoring; willingness to work flexible hours Monday through Friday; experience with operations of various infusion pumps and monitoring of equipment. Posting Position Title: Clinical Research Nurse 1 Required Skill/ability 3: Excellent organizational, communication and multi-tasking skills. Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day) University Job Title: Clinical Research Nurse Required Skill/ability 1: CPR certified; cardiac monitoring skills. Required Skill/ability 4: Experience screening subjects for major psychiatric and medical problems. Required Skill/ability 2: Excellent phlebotomy and intravenous catheter insertion technique. Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing and three years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.