Covance Health Care/Research Nurse in Dallas, Texas
This position is onsite in our Dallas Clinic and must be able to cover overnight shifts and weekends if needed.
We are also hiring for PRN nurses.
Ensure that the dignity, health, safety, and welfare of participants is given the highest priority at all times
Be current with appropriate emergency certifications and company emergency policy and procedures
Respond to emergency situations based upon nursing standards
Utilize skills, knowledge, nursing diagnosis, and clinical judgement in order to provide a high standard of care for participants in clinical trials
Utilize nursing assessment skills to observe participant general well-being and potential adverse events. Document adverse events and takes appropriate action as needed
Obtain Informed Consent and continue the ICF process by educating, explaining and informing participants of study procedures
May obtain medical history
Administer investigational compounds (inclusive of parenteral) to participants according to the protocol and applicable regulations
Perform study related activities such as cannulation, telemetry, holters, vital signs, ECGs, venipuncture
Collect and process biological samples according to the protocol and Standard Operating Procedures
Record data obtained in a timely, error free manner according to the protocol and Standard Operating Procedures.
Maintain an understanding of current regulatory requirements
Transcribe source data onto the Case Report Form
Take responsibility for quality control of study data
Attend all required meetings, as appropriate
Maintain accurate records of all work undertaken
Maintain skills to perform all study tasks, as required
Maintain constant awareness of participant safety and dignity at all times
Handle participant complaints efficiently and effectively in order that their satisfaction is maintained
Ensure that client and participant confidentiality is maintained
Respond to client and team queries in a timely manner
Take ownership for the quality and standard of own work.
Apply NMC code and conduct to all aspects of duties (Leeds)
Record Adverse Events (AEs) as required
Be competent in all aspects of dosing as required by study
Undertake Shift Lead position as dictated by workload within the clinic
Contribute to clinic projects as required
Gain ILS (Leeds) or BLS (US) certification
Assist lead nurse in medical programs (such as Hep B and TB) within the clinic, as required
Undertake any other duties as required
Minimum Required: USA
Associates Degree or BS degree in nursing with current licensure in applicable state.
CPR/AED certifiedACLS-certified preferred upon entry to role. ACLS certification maybe be gained in role if notyet certified
Minimum Required: USA
1+ years of related experience;clinical research experience is highly preferred
Additional experience may be substituted for education requirements
Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.
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