RN- Clinical Trials/Staff RN Medical Oncology, FT

Coordinates and organizes approved clinical trials. Assists in identifying qualified patients for studies from evaluation for eligibility, accrual to clinical trial and through long-term follow-up.  Delivers direct/indirect patient care to patient’s adult to geriatric utilizing the nursing process through data collection and assessment; implementation and prioritization of patients problems and needs; and development/implementation/evaluation of a nursing plan of care.  Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care.  Delegates effectively to appropriate team members.  Documents accurately and in a timely manner.  Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members.  Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards. ’s adult to geriatric utilizing the nursing process through data collection and assessment; implementation and prioritization of patients problems and needs; and development/implementation/evaluation of a nursing plan of care.  Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care.  Delegates effectively to appropriate team members.  Documents accurately and in a timely manner.  Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members.  Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.

Requirements Include: 
  • Graduate of an accredited program for nursing education, BSN required
  • Current licensure to practice professional nursing in the state of Ohio
  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS) certification required.
  • Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) preferred
  • Previous experience in clinical research preferred
  • Completion of CCOP education within 6 months
  • Completion of human subjects protection training within 3 months.
  • Completion of Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Shedding Light on Clinical Research: An Introduction to Clinical Trials Nursing web-course or equivalent clinical trials education program within 3 months.
  • Completion of certified Financial Conflict of Interest training through National Institute of Health within 3 months.
Job Specifics
Department: 
Center for Cancer Care
Status: 
Shift: 
8:00am-4:30pm
Average Weekly Hours: 
40
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Thursday, January 11, 2018