Research Nurse III - Research Services - Galveston - 69556
Company: University of Texas Medical Branch
Posted on: March 19, 2020
Registered Nurse plus five years of professional nursing experience
in direct patient care or research in approved specialty area.
Licensed by the State of Texas to practice as a Registered
Nurse.Job Description:Coordinates and provides advanced
professional nursing skills on complex research projects in a unit,
clinic, or hospital involving patient related research efforts.
Responsibilities include assessing, developing, implementing and
evaluation a plan of nursing care in a research unit using advanced
professional nursing skills requiring specialized training or
Department Marketing Statement
In our commitment to the generation, dissemination and application
of knowledge to improve the health of society, UTMB's Research
Services supports and promotes institutional excellence in research
by providing services that enable UTMB research faculty to enhance
competitiveness in obtaining external funding. Services are
provided throughout Research Services by Sponsored Programs,
Research Education, Research Compliance and Reporting, Research
Subject Protections, Animal Resources Center, and Research
Commensurate with experience.
Specific Job Related Duties
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
--- Coordinates complex research projects that involve the
supervision of research activities.
--- Screens patients for protocol eligibility and participation in
--- Participates in the coordination and monitoring of patient
treatment and dispensing of study medication.
--- Monitors and evaluates patient response to protocol treatment
in collaboration with the physician.
--- Works closely with PI, other healthcare professionals, and
potential families of subjects to insure the standards of good
clinical practice, IRB requirements, and state-federal regulations
are being observed.
--- Participates in decision making of research practice, in study
design, IRB protocol submission and maintenance.
--- Performs chart reviews and analyzes data when authorized by
Investigators following HIPAA guidelines.
--- Enters and maintains data into database.
--- Assists in preparing and entering IRB protocols and proposals
and monitors compliance of human subjects.
--- Educates patients and assists in obtaining informed
--- Schedules study visits and meetings related to studies.
--- Maintains education on trials and updates Investigators.
--- Performs procedures related to study requirements.
Attends and participates in campus coordinator workshops
--- Prepares for certification exam after requirements are met
--- Maintains licensures through continuing education (CEU)
--- Basic PC skills, including word processing, report writing &
--- Spanish language skills may be a plus
--- Good written and verbal English skills
--- Developing good organizational and time management skills
JOB SPECIFIC DUTIES
--- Coordinate study initiation; plans and designs source
documents/flowsheets for protocol; adheres to study protocol.
--- Prepares and submits IRB documents under the direction of the
PI; assists in addressing documents and contracts through IRB
process and approval
--- Monitors and assists with accurate source documentation and
appropriate forms as per protocol on all participant records, drug
accountability, test devices, and clinical supplies
--- Works with study subjects to coordinate and schedule study
visits according to protocol
--- Conducts in-service to floor nurses and physicians;
proficiently serves as a mentor and resource to new and existing
Preferred Work Experience
Desired applicant must have considerable research experience
Equal Employment Opportunity
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without
regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion,
disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,
genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal
Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and
advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with
Req id: 69556
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