This position is under the supervision of the Clinical Trials Director at the Layton Aging & Alzheimers Disease Center. The ClinicalResearch Nurse isresponsible for coordinating clinical research trials incognitive neurologyincluding recruitment and screening of volunteers, conduct of study visits, data entry;ensuring integrity and quality of protocol procedures and resultant data, maintaining regulatory compliance and documentation, managing investigational drugs and supplies. This position is also responsible for providing and assuring the highest standards of dementia care forpatients enrolled in multiple clinical research protocols and/or the Memory Clinic; coordinating with clinic team members to ensure coverage and smooth, implementing nursing interventions and follow-up care; assisting providers and family in symptom management and in identifying community resources; maintaining comprehensive Epic/MyChart documentation. The Research Nurse is expected to be present in clinic for all clinical trials visits. Completion of clinical patient calls and related follow-up can be done remotely.
MSN with 3 years of experience, OR BSN with 6+ years of experience
Current unencumbered Oregon RN license
Current BLS certification from the American Heart Association
Strong interpersonal skills
Commitment to working in a team environment
Ability to work independently in a multi-task environment
Excellent written and verbal skills
Experience as a research nurse coordinator
Two years of human subjects research
Experience using OHSU's electronic records system (EPIC)
Research Certification (SoCra, ACRP)
Please attach a resume and cover letter with your application.
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