RN- Research Nurse Coordinator- Critical Care

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104

Job Type: 

Location: LOC_WOOD_CTR-Wood Building 

Req ID: 89273

Shift: Days

Employment Status: Regular - Full Time 

Job Summary

The  Division of Critical Care Medicine is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art care to children and young adults with life-threatening acute illnesses and those recovering from major surgery while ensuring patient safety.  Our Pediatric Intensive Care Unit provides care for approximately 3,000 children annually.  We collaborate with numerous pediatric medical and surgical subspecialists in order to co-manage patients with a wide variety of conditions (medical and surgical conditions in addition to traumatic injuries) from across the United States and abroad.  This includes caring for the most "routine" critical care conditions to the most sophisticated technological, cutting-edge, life-saving interventions.

The Division of Critical Care Medicine  is currently seeking a RN with a current PA license with critical care nursing experience previous work in research is a plus.

Job Responsibilities

Expected to Perform all CRC Core responsibilities (as applicable):

  • Adhere to an IRB approved protocol

  • Coordinate protocol related research procedures, study visits, and follow-up care

  • Participate in the informed consent process of study subjects, screen, recruit and enroll patients/research participants

  • Support the safety of clinical research patients/research participants

  • Educate subjects and family on protocol, study intervention, study drug, etc.

  • Register study on ClinicalTrial.gov

  • Facilitate pre-study, site qualification,study initiation, and monitoring visits

  • Facilitate study close out activities

  • Coordinate research/project team meetings

  • Collect, process and ship laboratory specimens

  • Maintain study source documents and regulatory documents

  • Report adverse events

  • Comply with Institutional, federal, state, and sponsor policies, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and guidelines

Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations

CPR Certification
Registered Nursing License in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania or in the State of New Jersey, depending on the assigned work location.

Required Education and Experience

Required Education: Associates Degree in Nursing

Required Experience: One (1) year of experience in nursing/research

Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic

Preferred Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree

Preferred Licenses/certificates/registrations: ACRP or SOCRA

Additional Technical Requirements

Clinical Research Nurse responsibilities include but are not limited to CHOP mandatories and competencies for nurses, physical assessment, vital signs, administering investigational drugs and accessing lines for labs and pharmacokinetic sampling.

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for its patients, family members, visitors and employees. In an effort to achieve this goal, employment at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, other than for positions with regularly scheduled hours in New Jersey, is contingent upon an attestation that the job applicant does not use tobacco products.

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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