This job is in a complex environment which offers the applicant the challenge and rewards of helping patients with a wide spectrum of brain and nervous system disorders; consists of performing patient assessments, telephone triage, interviews with patients, providing patient education and coordinates services for patients and families; applicants will be expected to be a leader and mentor to students and clinical staff. Coordinates and assists faculty in conducting clinical trial research projects: involves use of subcutaneous and intramuscular injections and intravenous infusion skills.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four year college degree program in Nursing; one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in Nursing; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The position also requires possession of a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan.
Specialty training and experience in Neurology; excellent communication skills; knowledge and experience in coordinating and performing clinical research including injections and infusions.
Work hours are typically 8 am - 5 pm, but can vary as necessary to accommodate clinic hours.
Summary of Health Risks
Exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions; TB risk or work within three feet of patients in a health care setting; wear a respirator.
Internal Number: 559624
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