Swedish Health Services Clinical Trial Nurse - Clinical Trials Research in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Clinical Trial Nurse (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Clinical Trials Research at Swedish Research in Seattle, WA.
Independently coordinates research and administrative tasks in support of one or more research studies across multiple locations, and may require travel in your own vehicle. Works with study investigators and supervisor to address study-related issues. Backs up other coordinators as needed. Supports department financial performance through budgeting, billing and as directed. May develop specialized research instruments and assist in the preparation of scientific manuscripts or presentations. May entail regular after-hours support, occasional on-call work and occasional overnight business travel.
In this position you will:
Support research studies by performing site and study initiation with sponsors; data management including completion and submission of Case Report Forms; measuring and enforcing patient compliance to study procedures; participating in and supporting sponsor monitor visits and audits by federal regulatory agencies.
Educate staff at clinics and hospital surrounding research protocols. Educate research staff and physicians regarding study requirements and patient status on trial.
Send out reminders to physicians and staff regarding study availability and eligibility criteria. Review charts to identify potential cases and consent patients for participation in study.
Conduct clinical evaluations as required (i.e., screening visit, drug administration); educate patient and their family regarding study procedures; educate investigators, sub-investigators or other study staff regarding study content and status.
Provide 24-hour on-call status for patients, investigators or other interested parties (if appropriate per specialty).
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing
Applicants without a BSN degree must actively pursue and attain a BSN within five years of hire.
Continued employment by Swedish beyond five years is contingent upon attaining the BSN degree.
Registered Nurses employed by Swedish prior to December 1, 2012 are encouraged to pursue the BSN degree, but obtaining the degree will not be a condition of employment.
Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Washington
Two (2) years experience in a nursing specialty consistent with the specified research field
About the First Hill Campus:
The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Nursing Informatics
Work Locations: First Hill Heath Bldg (WA204) 801 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 287475