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PPD Clinical Research Nurse - AES in Frankfurt, Delaware

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services.  At PPD, we are passionate, deliberate, and driven by our purpose- to improve health!  

Accelerated Enrollment Solutions (AES) is a business unit of PPD that helps biopharmaceutical companies overcome patient recruitment and research site challenges by optimizing each step in the patient journey to deliver greater speed, certainty, and control to clinical trial delivery.

As a Clinical Research Nurse you will be a key member impacting the development and research for therapeutics for patients.

At PPD we hire the best, develop ourselves and each other, and recognize the power of being one team. We offer continued career advancement opportunities, award winning training and benefits focused on the health and well being of our employees.  

Summarized Purpose:

Conductsat least oneongoing clinical trialthatmayinvolve patients orhealthyvolunteers.Interactswith the research siteteamand interdepartmental stafftoensure positive interactionswith patientsat sitefor study planning,from initiationtocloseout.

Essential Functions:  

  • Conducts clinical studies according to FDA/GCP and ICH regulations and guidelines.

  • Provides medicalcareto patients, alwaysensuring patient safetycomesfirst.

  • Performsall defined studyactivities (i.e,informedconsent, screening,and protocol procedureswhichinclude butnot limitedtovital signs, pregnancytests,height,weight,ECG's,etc.).

  • Recordsall patient informationand resultsfromtestsas per protocol on requiredforms.

  • Where required, maycomplete IPaccountability logsandassociatedinformation.

  • Reports suspectednon-complianceto relevant site staff.

  • Ensures that IRBapprovalis obtained priorto study initiationand IRB requirementsaremetthroughoutthe study.

  • Promotes the companyand builds a positive relationshipwith patients toensure retention.

  • Attends site initiationmeetingsandall other relevant meetingsto receive trainingon protocol.

  • May be requiredtocall patients, do patient bookingsandfollow-upcalls toconfirm bookings or provide information or results.

  • Logs/completes information on sponsor systemsandensuresallinformation provided isaccurate (i.e.,case reportforms,EDC,etc.)andensures itiscompletedwithintimeframe.

  • Gathers sourcedocuments,updates patientfilesandnotes, alwaysensuring relevantandmostupto date information is recorded.

  • Adheres tocompany COP/SCOP.

  • May be requiredto dispose ofwasteaccordingto standardsandassist inkeeping a generalneatappearance ofthefacility.

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Education and Experience: 

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualification in the clinical / medical field

Must hold a valid nursing license (RN, LVN, LPN) within the country operating. Must be registered with local health care authority.

Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 0 to 2 years’).

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Basic understanding of the clinical research process (i.e., GCP, SOPs, informed consent, safety monitoring, etc.)

  • Capable of working independently, analyzing and working with attention to detail, processing and prioritizing sensitive complex information and problem solving

  • Demonstrated ability to exercise discretion and sound judgment

  • Adequate decision-making, negotiation and influencing skills

  • Decent communication skills and English fluency will be an advantage

  • Decent organizational skills

  • Essential proficiency in basic computer applications

  • Decent interpersonal skills to work in a team environment

Working Environment: 

PPD values the health and well being of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. 

PPD Defining Principles: 

We have a strong will to win - We earn our customer’s trust - We are gamechangers - We do the right thing - We are one PPD - 

If you resonate with our five principles above, and ultimately wish to accelerate the delivery of safe and effective therapeutics for some of the world’s most urgent health needs, then please submit your application – we’d love to hear from you!

Job: *Clinical Monitoring

Organization: *AES DE

Title: Clinical Research Nurse - AES

Location: DE-DE-Frankfurt-Frankfurt (DRS) GER

Requisition ID: 202329

PPD is an affirmative action employer that values diversity as a strength fosters and environment of mutual respect. PPD provides equal employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, pregnancy, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or other status within any other protected group

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