MD Anderson Cancer Center Research Nurse - Protocol Support & Management (Katy) in Katy, Texas
Assists with clinical and operational management of research protocols.
Impacts 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.
Essential Job Functions:
Effectively conducts assigned operations of research protocols.
Coordinates, evaluates and follows patient participation in clinical trials.
Assists in the collection and evaluation of data.
Under direction, performs protocol-specific clinical tasks including patient assessment, screening, ordering tests, collecting specimens and monitoring responses. May administer medications.
Provides patient and family education.
May provide professional and ancillary staff education concerning research protocols, as required.
Graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing.
One year of registered nursing experience.
LICENSURE / CERTIFICATION
Current State of Texas Professional Nursing license (RN).
Basic Life Support (BLS) or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS), ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) or PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) certification as required by patient care area.
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
Requisition ID: 130920
Employment Status: Full-Time
Employee Status: Regular
FLSA: exempt and not eligible for overtime pay
Work Week: Days
Fund Type: Hard
Pivotal Position: Yes
Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 61,500
Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 81,500
Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 101,500