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About This Role:
Under RN supervision and in collaboration with the Research Study Assistant, the Pharmacokinetics Tech will conduct Phase I Pharmacokinetic studies.
The Pharmacokinetics Tech also performs and facilitates the collection of Pharmacokinetic Studies including the set-up, PK processing and PK data management. Responsibilities also include, obtaining and documenting vital signs, performing EKGs, and monitoring quality assurance of PK in storage or transit. Responsible for the accuracy and compliance of collecting & processing PK samples, protocol source data and its updates in the inpatient unit. Monitors patient’s subsequent PK appointments to assure continuity of care. Checks emergency cart equipment, defibrillator, suction machine, and pulse oximeter daily and assist RN in performing weekly cart inventory and lock change.
10 Hours Days flexed between 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (Monday – Friday with weekend rotation)
IV line venipuncture for PK study
Processing PK samples
PK supply requisitions and shipping & storage of samples.
High School diploma and 1-2 years of technical education (LPN program, medical technician or nursing assistant program)
IV and Phlebotomy certification with clinical experience
2 years of strong job-related experience
Computer skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Excellent communication, professionalism, and computer skills are essential in this important role.
Only applicants with the strongest skill match will be considered.
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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