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Charge Nurse - Clinical Research - (NOC or PM Shift)

Spaulding Clinical Research West Bend, WI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description: Do you want to be a part of something bigger? Do you want to join a different side of medicine, explore clinical research and be a part of something bigger? If so, we have an immediate opening for a LPN or RN who is looking for their next big challenge. This role is ideal for someone that is looking to take the next step in their career. We are looking for an individual who is ready to help lead our clinical study floor teams in the conduct of our clinical trials. If this sounds like you, please see the below description and apply! We offer a Work Life Balance Model for this full-time position...which means an average of a 35 hour work week while also being fully benefited...Health, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, Supplemental Life, Supplemental Income, 401k with Match, Holidays, and PTO. Position Snapshot: Full TimeAM (6AM-5PM or 7AM-4PM)PM Shift (2PM-10PM)Base Wage RN - $37/hr-$40/hr depending on experienceBase Wage LPN - $29-$33/hr depending on experienceNOC Shift Differential $3Weekend Shift Premium - $3Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays401k matchHealth, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Supplemental Life and Supplemental Income Job Summary: Responsible for overseeing daily clinical operations on clinical study floor and ensuring all studies are conducted according to study protocols and Spaulding Clinical SOP’s. Works closely with Project Managers, CRCs and Clinical Staff Manager to ensure studies are conducted according to study specific operational plans. Coordinates, organizes, monitors, and delegates daily activities of Clinical Staff assigned to study floor events, ensures adherence to policies and procedures and provides leadership and professionalism in clinical problem solving. May also be responsible for advanced nursing activities (such as, but not limited to, Informed Consent documentation, medical history, AE/CM, drug administration/accountability, dose verification, meal administration, bag check, subject positioning, phlebotomy, urine collection, PK runner, height/weight/BMI, vital signs, ECG lead placement) in the conduct of clinical trials with emphasis on the safety and welfare of study participants. Performs the practical activities of clinical studies according to protocol, regulatory requirements, SOPs, scope of practice and current training status. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Maintains calm, professional atmosphere on study floor, leading by example with professional resolution of conflict and appropriate delegation.Ensures Clinical Staff Manager is updated and aware of any issues that arise on the study floors.Records subjects Adverse Events with proper documentation and treatment as warranted and escalates to medical personnel or CRC’s as appropriate.Ensures all shift duties are completed according to Charge Checklist or equivalent, including completion of all applicable logs and metrics.Escalates study related issues to Clinical Staff Manager, Clinical Research Coordinators and Project Managers with urgency if needed. Communicates all other issues as warranted with Clinical Operations Manager, Principal Investigator, Pharmacist, and/or IT.Works with colleagues to achieve departmental goals as delegated.Maintains knowledge of company goals to assist all floor staff in their development and engagement.Accepts accountability to lead the clinical team with the highest level of professionalism and communication strategies.With supervision, ensures that clinical trials are conducted according to protocol requirements by utilizing the following techniques & procedures.Ensures subject has complete understanding of study-specific Informed Consent Form and that all questions have been answered. Accurately documents and records completion of ICF.Obtains and accurately documents structured subject medical, surgical and medication historyPerforms meal administration, ensuring the correct meal and correct content is delivered to the correct study participant.Performs subject bag checks to ensure no contraband is present on study floorPerforms study activities such as ECG positioning, exercises, or other study procedures requiring supervision of subjects.Performs venipuncture, capillary, and/or IV specimens from study subjects according to established protocol, maintains aseptic technique.Performs proper and accurate sample management, including collection, identification, transport, and/or processing of biological (blood, urine, etc) subject samples.Administers study drug and any other protocol-required medications, while accurately ensuring the 5 Rights of Medication Administration (the right subject, the right drug, the right dose, the right route, and the right time)Performs dose verification, assisting other Clinical Research Nurses during dose administration to accurately verify subject identity and dosing labeling, as additional quality check.Contributes and is accountable for secure and appropriate storage of all drug supplies after removing from pharmacy.Records subject Adverse Events with proper escalation to medical or Charge Staff for evaluation and treatment as warranted.Performs and records physical measurements including height, weight, and BMI calculation.Performs and records vital sign measurements (blood pressure, pulse oximetry, heartrate, temperature, respirations, etc).Places ECG electrodes and leads accurately to ensure precise telemetry monitoring.Performs additional task list items as delegated and supervised by Charge Staff.Reviews Study Specific Trainings and applicable protocols for a thorough understanding of the study procedures, as they apply to their role and ensures that Delegation of Authority/Training Log for each study is completed in a proper and timely manner.Keeps abreast of SOPs, Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and ICH guidelines, state and national laws and ethical standards.Observes and maintains all HIPAA, OSHA, and Exposure Control regulations and Emergency Response as required by applicable training.Creates and maintains accurate records of all protocol activities and events, as delegated and trained.Follows progress of volunteers and provides for their care, comfort and safety by attending to their needs during study participation.Participates in quality assurance of clinical research projects and initiates the need for same as it impacts on clinical practice. Skills/Qualifications · Ability to read, write and interpret the English language. · Portrays professionalism · Good computer skills; inclination to adopt technology to maximize efficiency · Demonstrates strong analytical, problem solving skills · Strong written and verbal communication skills. · Detail oriented, good organizational traits. · Self-motivated · Must be results-oriented, multi-tasking, quick learner, respond to the urgent needs of the team, and show a strong track record of meeting deadlines. · Ability to work beyond normal work hours and various shift availability required. · Ability to perform and record data entry via computer systems while conducting timed clinical procedures · Leadership Traits with ability to direct and delegate · Reliable and responsible · Ability to adapt to rapidly changing environment · Excellent time management Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. · Ability to sit, stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, and use hands along with fingers, to handle or feel. · Ability to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. · Specific vision abilities required by this job include clarity of vision both near and far. · Ability to identify and distinguish colors. Hazards: · Potential for exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals · Potential for exposure to blood borne pathogens Education and Experience: · Current RN or LPN License (Graduate Nurses must possess a temporary license in order to work as CRN, and must obtain Wisconsin licensure within 6 months of hire) · CPR certification required within one year of hire or promotion date · ACLS certification desirable · Has demonstrated effective professionalism, leadership, and problem-solving skills as clinical floor staff for approximately 6 months at Spaulding Clinical, OR exceptional outside experience (previous charge, supervisory and/or leadership position) that would translate to a Charge role immediately upon hire Spaulding Clinical Research management has the discretion to hire personnel with a combination of experience and education which may vary from the above listed skills and qualifications. Who We Are: SPAULDING CLINICAL aims to be the clinical research organization by which all others are measured. Pioneering in our approach to redefining how the industry perceives and achieves success; passionate in our pursuit of ingenious solutions that mitigate risk; loving in our care for our volunteers, customers and employees; and heroic in our ambitions to ensure the health and safety of people around the globe - Spaulding Clinical is taking research beyond results to create a marketplace of safer drugs. Job Type: Full-time Pay: $25.00 - $36.00 per hour Benefits:401(k)401(k) MatchingDental InsuranceHealth InsuranceLife InsurancePaid Time OffWLB Staffing Model Schedule:Monday to Friday, 1 in 3 weekend rotation Company Description: SPAULDING CLINICAL aims to be the clinical research organization by which all others are measured. Pioneering in our approach to redefining how the industry perceives and achieves success; passionate in our pursuit of ingenious solutions that mitigate risk; loving in our care for our volunteers, customers and employees; and heroic in our ambitions to ensure the health and safety of people around the globe - Spaulding Clinical is taking research beyond results to create a marketplace of safer drugs.

Spaulding Clinical Research

SPAULDING CLINICAL aims to be the clinical research organization by which all others are measured. Pioneering in our approach to redefining how the industry perceives and achieves success; passionate in our pursuit of ingenious solutions that mitigate risk; loving in our care for our volunteers, customers and employees; and heroic in our ambitions to ensure the health and safety of people around the globe - Spaulding Clinical is taking research beyond results to create a marketplace of safer drugs.

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West Bend, WI
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