Oncology Clinical Research Nurse (CRN)
- Location: Egg Harbor Twp, NJ
- Posted: Aug 23, 2019
The Oncology Clinical Research Nurse (CRN) is responsible for the submission of data; monitoring of protocol compliance; maintenance of complete and accurate shadow charts, research storage temperature logs, research specimen collection supplies and laboratory reference ranges and will serve as the investigator registration coordinator in cooperation with the Supervisor Oncology Clinical Research Nurse
The CRN interacts with investigators, AtlantiCare staff and research partners, study sponsors, and patients/families to support the conduct of clinical trials.
This position supports organizational goals by enhancing the customer experience, participating in performance improvement initiatives and demonstrating a commitment to teamwork and excellence.
EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred. CITI research training per the Geisinger IRB required within 2 weeks of hire.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of New Jersey required.Oncology Nursing Certification preferred.Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP) certification required when eligible based upon research experience, SOCRA preferred.
EXPERIENCE: 2 years oncology nursing experience preferred. Good working knowledge of medical terminology and the oncology disease process and treatment required. Proficient in word processing, spreadsheets and data base computer applications. Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail required.
Demonstrates the competencies as established on the Assessment and Evaluation (A&E) Tool for this position.
Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the outpatient medical and radiation oncology and infusion unit environments, including exposure to infectious disease, hazardous substances, and potential injury. This position requires sitting, standing, walking, stooping and crouching a majority of the workday. Work requires time with computer, fax/copier, printer, refrigerated centrifuge and specimen freezers.
This position reports directly to the Supervisor Oncology Clinical Research Nurse and indirectly to the AVP Oncology Services.
The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.