Job Facility: University of Maryland Medical Center
Employment Type: Full Time
What You Will Do:
At the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC), a designated Magnet facility, we are a team. Nurses and doctors, specialists and therapists, work shoulder-to-shoulder to give our patients the care they deserve. We take time to celebrate each other’s contributions and treat each other with respect by valuing each other’s ideas and opinions. Ultimately, we support each other’s growth. Together, we form a world-class team dedicated to furthering the practice of patient care.
We are looking for a Registered Nurse Research Nurse Coordinator to join our team!
The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified.
Participates in the conduction of clinical research studies
Acts as liaison between the institution and the study sponsor by preparing study reports and communicating with clinical study monitors.
Maintains clinical database(s) on patients participating in clinical studies and/or seen by a specific clinical service and oversees data entry by data management staff
Prepares and responds to audits conducted by study sponsors.
Represents department at research and protocol initiation meetings. Attends and participates in various in-service and external trainings, workshops, conferences and other relevant programs for professional growth and development.
What You Need to Be Successful:
Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Psychology, Nursing or field study related to the research of the clinic.
For a unique combination of education and experience may be considered.
May require training related to occupational safety and health environment compliance, shipping of hazardous materials and / or ionizing radiation.
*** Bachelor’s degree in an unrelated field with at least 18 credits in a field related to the research of the clinic or laboratory, as appropriate, or Bachelor’s degree in unrelated field with at least one year of experience in a field directly related to the research of the clinic or laboratory, as appropriate. Except for qualifications established by law, additional related experience and formal education in which one has gained the knowledge, skills and abilities required for full performance of the work of the job class may be substituted for the education or experience requirement on a year for year basis with 30 college credits being equivalent to one year of experience.
Previous experience in the conduction of clinical trials is highly desirable.
A minimum of five years of direct patient care experience as an RN is required. Previous experience in the conduction of clinical trials is required. Specialized training in a particular specialty/ area of nursing is required.