The Clinical Research Nurse plans, coordinates, evaluates, and manages nursing care of participants and data for assigned research projects. Follows study specific protocol guidelines; communicates and interacts with Investigators, hospital staff, sponsoring agencies, and others to effectively perform clinical research; and coordinates research activities. Includes patient advocacy and education, education of other personnel, and marketing and promotion of the program. Abides by hospital and departmental policies and standard operating procedures, as well as all applicable local, state, and federal regulations. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Education: Master’s Degree in Nursing or Health Care related field preferred, Bachelors in Nursing required.
Experience: Prior participation in nursing research preferred. Demonstrates knowledge of IRB and research process, including proposal development, design, data analysis and writing for publication. Nursing Research and Cardiac Nursing experience preferred.
Training: BLS, NRP and Certification in related specialty field of nursing.
National certification required within two years of employment.
License: FL RN
Other: The nurse researcher is experienced in nursing research. Intermediate computer skills: MS Windows, MS Word, MS PowerPoint and MS Excel
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