Plans for, recruits, enrolls, documents and observes the progress of subjects enrolled in research studies. This is done in accordance with physician’s orders, study protocols, good clinical practice standards as well as approved/recognized standards of nursing care/nursing techniques, and procedures/administrative policies, as delegated by physician(s). Maintains the accurate and timely documentation of study visits, and notifies the Institutional Review Board (IRB) of deviations or violations from study protocol. Notifies the IRB of adverse events in accordance with time frames established by the IRB. Works within the scope of nursing practice as defined by the State of Ohio. Follows MetroHealth System policies and procedures. Upholds the mission, vision, values, and customer service standards of The MetroHealth System.
OCN certified, or obtains certification within 2 years of hire.
Bachelor’s degree of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing.
Current RN licensure in the State of Ohio.
One year of clinical experience as a staff nurse.
Good organization and problem solving skills.
Excellent clinical skills.
Demonstrated proficiency with personal computers and various software/database applications.
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
Current CPR certified.
Experience in research.
Institutional Review Board (IRB) experience.
Knowledgeable of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) in research.