Cedars-Sinai Research Nurse II - Biomedical Imaging Research Institute in Los Angeles, California
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The Debaio Li Lab is hiring a Research Nurse II to join their team! The Research Nurse II provides hands-on treatment, monitoring and follow-up clinical analysis of patients participating in clinical trials. Ensures adherence to federal and regulatory requirements in providing direct patient nursing care within the context of supporting clinical trial study implementation. Works collaboratively with the Principal Investigator, physicians and other research staff in providing hands-on care in triaging, documenting vitals, administering investigational drugs or interventions, and providing clinical educational services to participants and their families. May assist with coordinating aspects of research, including interactions with research staff and study participants, data compilation, and patient recruitment/logistics. May assist with the training of other staff. To learn more, please visit: Li Research Lab | Cedars-Sinai (cedars-sinai.edu)
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides direct patient nursing care to research participants. Interacts with research participants to provide nursing care, administration of research interventions and specimen collection.
Provides clinical education services to research participants and family regarding study participation, participants current clinical condition, and or disease process.
Monitors research participant and reports potential adverse events to a member of the research team.
Records research data (vital signs, research compound administered, participant responses) in approved source document (medical record, data collection sheet).
Triages patient by phone and provides clinical information to the patient. May also coordinate patient visit to follow up on clinical issues and provide necessary care.
Assists with recruitment and logistics of study participants.
Completes and documents study participant enrollment, assessment/reassessment, education, and follow-up activities.
Performs and coordinates study participant interventions as required.
Serves as a liaison between study participant and PI or other research staff.
Prepares data spreadsheets for Investigator and/or department.
Completes Case Report Forms.
Assists with data compilation and documentation
May assist with the training staff.
May process, ship, track or otherwise handle research specimens.
- Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN)/College Diploma Nursing, required. Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), preferred
- Valid California RN license and current BCLS certification, required
Experience and Skillset:
Two (2) year minimum clinical nursing experience and one (1) year of clinical research experience, required
Ability to convey and/or receive written/verbal information to/from various audiences in different formats.
Ability to use discretion and maintain privacy, confidentiality or anonymity.
Ability to interpret and apply knowledge of State, Federal and Agency standards and follow regulations.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.