The Senior Research Nurse position works collaboratively with physicians and provides advanced research nurse/data management support to facilitate identification of, informed consent, enrollment, and management of patients participating in research. This also includes ensuring compliance to protocol, regulation requirements and quality data while maintaining strong patient advocacy role. The Senior Research Nurse will also train and mentor new Research Nurse staff members and consult with members of the team on more advanced study protocols and coordinate care for more complex research patients.
Principal duties include:
Develop and maintain systems for appropriate identification, recruitment, consent, and enrollment/randomization of eligible patients on clinical trials. Devise and carry out plan for screening patients for research protocols
Ensure compliance to research protocol and regulatory requirements
Ensure timely and quality research data submission
Participate in training and mentoring of research and clinical staff for protocol specific procedures
Maintain accurate and complete research drug accountability
Patient and employee safety: Demonstrate understanding of role in maintaining an environment that is safe for patients, visitors, and employees
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing (BSN).
Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Research Nurse with demonstrated understanding of regulatory and compliance requirements for clinical research
About Allina Health
Allina Health is a not-for-profit family of clinics, hospitals and other care services dedicated to meeting the needs of communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A variety of career opportunities are available and we offer competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, relocation allowance, and malpractice insurance. To learn more, visit www.allinahealth.org/careers EOE/AA/Disabled Employer/Vet