The Division of Hematology/Oncology is seeking a Registered Nurse to work in a centralized Clinical Trials Office and provide clinical trials to patients. The selected candidate will coordinate patient care following protocol guidelines and identify problems immediately and find resolutions. This position also serves as a clinical resource to patients/families, nurses, physicians, and others to answer questions related to drug protocols; drug dosages, routes, and schedules; side effects; and symptom management. The Nurse Specialist serves all departments as assigned and centralizes protocol activity; assures coordinated multidisciplinary care to both inpatients and outpatients; establishes a patient outcome database; and monitors patients’ quality of care and quality of life. The selected candidate will maintain working relationships with pharmaceutical companies, cooperative groups, physicians, patients, clinical trial nurses, the IRB Coordinator, the data manager, and the administrative staff. The individual in this position provides clinical skills needed for each study including venipuncture, intravenous infusions and injections.
CLINICALSUPPORTPOSITION – NOTSUBJECT TO STATEHUMANRESOURCESACT.
The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center. Vidant Medical Center is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.
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Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.
Graduation from state-accredited school of registered nursing and two years of nursing experience, with at least one year in the assigned specialty area. Must have a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 400078
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Division of Hematology/Oncology provides cutting edge cancer care and treatment through innovative cancer treatment research beyond settling for the status quo of guidelines. We educate and train young oncologists to be oncology thinkers and not just doers.
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