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HERC: Metro New York & Southern Connecticut Clinical Trials Nurse - Leukemia (NJ and NYC) in New York, New York

Employer Name: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

We Are: Memorial Sloan Ketterings Magnet-recognized Department of Nursing is made up of almost 5,000 highly skilled nursing personnel, including more than 600 nurse practitioners, 40 clinical nurse specialists, and 32 nurse educators. All are dedicated to delivering expert care to people with cancer and their families. Are you ready to join our dynamic Nursing Team? http://careers.mskcc.org/nursing/ You Are: Willing to take action and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm. A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that maintain high standards of nursing care within the organization. Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development. Approachable and comfortable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you. An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding. Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions. You Will: Work within Nurse-Physician basedAmbulatory Care Practice Modelsin the regional (Basking Ridge) and the NYC locations, floating between both settings as needed. Facilitate the accrual of appropriate patients to clinical trials. Coordinate patient care activities and participate in the conduct of studies for patients enrolled in clinical trials for Leukemia. Educate those patients and their families regarding clinical trials in general and the specifics of the proposed clinical trial. Provide as an integral member of the clinical research team to research study participants' direct nursing care, patient and study assessments, education, and patient/ family support. Collaborate with the principal investigator to review new protocols from a nursing perspective and participate in a multidisciplinary discussion for approval. Implement the standards for research protocols in compliance with regulatory, institutional, and external agencies. Act as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide continuity of care to patients throughout various stages of treatment on protocol and follow-up. Collaborate closely with members of the clinical research team across the MSK enterprise to manage protocol patients and coordinate care You Need: New York State and New JerseyRN license and BSN Three years of clinical nursing experience 1.5 2 years of oncology experience preferred Clinical research nursing experience preferred Proficiency with clinical and office software (Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel) BCLS Hours: 4 x10hour shifts Monday - Friday Location: 50% New Jersey and 50% NYC