Research Nurse- Adolescent Initiative program-HIV testing

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104

Job Type: 

3550 MKT - Care Network-Market Street Req ID: 27807

Shift: Days

Employment Status: AF - Active - Regular - Full Time 

Job Summary

Adolescent Initiative program  is seeeking  a entry level RN to work as a team member in the Adolescent Initiative program to coordinate efforts within the CHOP network to implement routine HIV screening across a variety of settings, including primary care, emergency department.

Duties include

Work as part of an interdisciplinary team

Proficient in EHR’s (particularly EPIC)

Coordinate and troubleshoot HIV screening efforts in primary care settings at CHOP

Collaborate with the emergency department on HIV screening efforts for youth in the ED

Be familiar with HIV routine screening guidelines

Provide ongoing training and troubleshooting for HIV screening implementation across sites

Provide ongoing training and understanding of adolescent development including sexual history taking

Understand and translate testing data populated from EHR

Understand POCT and lab based HIV testing options

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

  • 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
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
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 or nicotine in any form and a negative nicotine screen (the latter occurs after a job offer).

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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Philadelphia, PA 19146 

Phone: 866-820-9288




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