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Clinical Trials Nursing Information Session & Interview Day (10/10/17)
Are you interested to learn about Clinical Trials Nursing at MSK and how you can be a part of our exciting Clinical Trials team?
As a Clinical Trials Nurse (CTN) at MSK, your role is always patient centered and you will work directly with patients and care givers throughout the entire clinical trial study process. As a core member of the Clinical Trials team you will collaborate with physicians and researchers to determine patient eligibility, provide education to patients and caregivers about the trial and coordinate patient consent and enrollment in trials. Each day, you will clinically monitor and assess patients, providing expert guidance on symptom management to help ensure compliance with protocol procedures for the trial while maintaining patient safety.
In this important role you will contribute to the advancement of evidence-based oncology care by advocating for patient safety, providing nursing assessments of trial patients, and maintaining integrity of the studies.
Work within a Nurse-Physician based Ambulatory Care Practice Model
Facilitate accrual of appropriate patients to clinical trials
Coordinate patient care activities and participate in the conduct of studies for patients enrolled in clinical trials
Educate patients and their families regarding clinical trials in general and the specifics of the proposed clinical trial
Provide direct nursing care, patient and study assessments, education and patient/ family support to research study participants
Collaborate with the principal investigator to review new protocols from a nursing perspective, and participate in multidisciplinary discussion for approval
Implement the standards for research protocols in compliance with regulatory, institutional and external agencies
Act as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide continuity of care to patients throughout various stages of treatment on protocol and follow-up
New York State (NYS) RN license; (NJS) license for opportunities in New Jersey
Bachelor's degree in Nursing
At least two years of Oncology nursing experience
Clinical research nursing experience preferred, but not necessary
Proficiency with clinical and office software (Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel)
Strong communication skills
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, a...nd superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.