University of Rochester Research Nurse: Oncology Clinical Trials Wilmot Cancer Institute - GynOnc - Registered Nurse-Level II - 220809 in Rochester, New York
Research Nurse: Oncology Clinical Trials Wilmot Cancer Institute - GynOnc - Registered Nurse-Level II
Wilmot Cancer Nursing Services
FT position available, day shifts
Assist the Clinical Trials Office (CTO) in association with the CTO Research Nurse Manager, in promoting and supporting all aspects of clinical research the Wilmot Cancer Institute (WCI) and affiliate hospitals including all treatment modalities. Manage and coordinate direct care activities for the Gynecologic Oncology research group at the Wilmot Cancer Institute, primarily located at the Lattimore Rd. GynOnc Practice location, and additional off sites as required. These activities include, but are not limited to, patient identification and enrollment, direct patient care, coordination of visits, treatments, toxicity assessments, treatment plan builds, 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 Institute. Coordinates and evaluates the study specific nursing needs of patients enrolled in Oncology Clinical trials. Provide professional direction with planning, implementation, coordination, operation and evaluation of selected oncology projects in the Clinical Trials Office along with being a solid resource for principle investigators and the research team. 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. 3-5 years Oncology nursing experience required, clinical research experience, and oncology nursing certification preferred. Knowledge of computer databases, word processing, and spreadsheets. Bachelor’s degree required.
Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing. Applicants will have a minimum of 6-12 months of RN experience. This position assumes the charge nurse role, actively participates in unit/service activities, supports co-workers, and assesses unit needs.
How To Apply
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.
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