University of Rochester Wilmot Cancer Center: Oncology Clinical Trials Research Nurse - Level IV in Rochester, New York

Schedule

FT position available, primarily days

Responsibilities

Assist the Clinical Trials Office in association with the Associate Director of clinical services, in promoting and supporting all aspects of clinical research the Wilmot Cancer Center and affiliate hospitals including all treatment modalities. Manage and coordinate direct care activities for all the clinical hematology-oncology research at the Wilmot Cancer Center, its affiliates, and off sites as required. These activities include, but are not limited to, patient enrollment, direct patient care, coordination of visits, treatments, and education for team members and patients.Under general guidance and with the considerable latitude for exercise of independent judgment, serves as a research nurse coordinator of patient care for study subjects enrolled in clinical research studies for the Clinical Trials Office at the Wilmot Cancer Center. Coordinates and evaluates the study specific nursing needs of patients enrolled in Cancer Center Clinical trials. Provides professional direction with planning, implementation, coordination, operation and evaluation of selected oncology projects in the Clinical Trials Office. Maintain a working knowledge of the area(s) of expertise by reviewing research & nursing literature, attending pertinent meetings and conferences. Collaborate with advanced practice nurses at WCI to facilitate education for team members. Oncology nursing experience, clinical research experience, and oncology nursing certification preferred. Knowledge of computer databases, word processing, and spreadsheets. Bachelor’s degree required

Qualifications

Requires a BSN or matriculation in a BSN program from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State license in good standing. Applicants will have a minimum of 5 years or RN experience. This position is a member of the unit/service leadership team, demonstrates the ability to develop standards of care, unit/service goals, and objectives, and provides consultation and expertise in delivering patient care.

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Wilmot Cancer Center: Oncology Clinical Trials Research Nurse - Level IV

Location: Wilmot Cancer Nursing Services

Job ID: 198630

Regular/Temporary: Regular