Job Title Nurse Clinical Research I
Requisition Number RE33915
Department Name 7H85R:SURGERY-RESEARCH
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 44
Salary Range $20.64-33.03/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
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Required Related Experience
The essential job functions of this position require you to: communicate and build working relationships with staff, faculty and individuals from diverse backgrounds; abide by University guidelines; maintain confidentiality; prioritize and manage work effectively; provide exceptional customer service and positively represent the university; ensure work is detailed, accurate and completed in a timely manner; lift, push, and/or pull objects up to 50lbs; stand or walk with objects up to 25lbs; and possible exposure to radiation, cuts/punctures, bloodborne/airborne pathogens, and/or challenging individuals.
Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm with on call requirements after hours/weekends.
The role of the Nurse Clinical Research I is responsible for the day-to-day conduct of our contracted studies to ensure that research is conducted in compliance with the study protocol as well as federal, state and institutional guidelines and regulations.
The position responsibilities include subject recruitment, obtain consent, patient care, specimen collection and processing, data collection and documentation, scheduling appointments, maintain study logs, adverse event reporting, study drug or device accountability, interact with study monitors, submitting data to the sponsor as necessary, and study close-out.
The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID -19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID -19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
The ideal candidate must be customer service oriented and have effective time management, planning and organizational, attention to detail, observation, decision making and analytical skills.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Strong clinical knowledge base, as well as experience with clinical trials preferred.
In addition, a strong working knowledge of best practice data management techniques and research regulations preferred.
Deadline to Apply 05/19/2022
University Community of Inclusion
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Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.