MD Anderson Cancer Center Research Nurse- Invest. Cancer Therapeutics (ICT) in Houston, Texas

Research Nurse- Invest. Cancer Therapeutics (ICT)

Location: United States, Texas, Houston, Houston (TX Med Ctr) at https://mdanderson.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/12391/other-jobs-matching/location-only

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Cancer Medicine 135100

Requisition #: 116569

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is ranked the nation's top hospital for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals." As a Magnet Recognized Hospital, we have a community of nearly 3,000 professional nurses who provide our patients with excellent oncology nursing care.

The Department of Investigational Cancer Therapeutics conducts broad phase I studies across disease boundaries and molecular targets. We strive to provide outstanding patient care while performing innovative phase I trials with new drugs that may eventually improve the management of cancer.

The ideal candidate will be a licensed RN with a minimum of 12 months of experience preferably in oncology and/or research.

Job Summary-

The primary purpose of the Research Nurse position is to provide clinical evaluation, coordination, implementation, and monitoring of patients enrolled in department research protocols. Serves as an effective point of contact regarding status and progress of clinical trials. Affects research protocols and patients in designated protocols. Scope of position is defined by the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Texas and requires adherence to the policies and procedures of the institution.

SALARY RANGE: $56,000 $78,500 $110,000

Education

Required: Graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing.

Preferred: Bachelor's of Science degree in Nursing.

Experience

Required: One year of registered nursing experience

Preferred: Bachelor's of Science degree in Nursing.

Licensure/Certification

Required: Current State of Texas Professional Nursing license (RN).

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html