Schedule: M-F, 37.5 hrs/wk. Afternoons and early evenings
Employee subgroup: Exempt
Department name: School of Medicine
Personnel area: Pediatrics
The Tech 2 Check Study is a randomized controlled trial evaluating the effectiveness of technology enhanced community health nursing intervention for the treatment of HIV infected youth. The nurse interventionist in this study is responsible for delivery of a Medication Adherence intervention, communication with team members, making clinical assessments, patient education and support, review of labs, obtaining bloods samples and other related nursing functions in both a clinic and home setting.
The nurse will focus on the care of study patients with regard to each participant's safety, health and the protocol. They will ensure all data is accurately documented, and medications are administered. Clinical research nurses are essential to the operation of the Tech 2 Check study and must be available to patients, patients' families and investigators to answer questions. They will aim to advocate and educate for study participant while ensuring the integrity of the study.
Must be a registered nurse, licensed in the state of Maryland. Bachelor's degree in nursing or related discipline preferred. Current CPR certification required. Must maintain current licensure and certification during duration of employment. Successful completion of the JHH credentialing process is required prior to start date. Must also be able to perform venipuncture and draw blood. Must have access to reliable transportation.
Two year of experience working in clinical research and prior interface with adolescents and urban families if strongly preferred. Experience in treating patients with reproductive issues, STI's and HIV preferred.
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