The Research Registered Nurse is a professional person with knowledge, skills and abilities in the following areas: Oncology nursing, data management, research documentation, program analysis, physical assessment skills and communications skills. The incumbent will be responsible for research program development, consent management, outcomes and cost analysis. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: time management, hospital registration into new studies, data collection and analysis, data preparation and submission, patient follow-up, records management, organization and prioritization of work load, obtaining medical records for data abstraction, quality assurance management, maintenance of patient confidentiality, other activities related to research and grant application follow up processing. As a Registered Nurse, the incumbent has the responsibility and accountability for assessing patient/family health problems and resources, taking a leadership role in the planning, implementation and evaluation of the nursing plan of care provided by the nursing team. Providing technical nursing care and interventions to a designated patient populations. Per the Departments Scope of Practice, this position requires providing services to Oncology Patients, in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individuals served.
One year recent experience preferred.
Louisiana or MultiState RN License
Current BLS & ACLS
Chemotherapy certification required within 3 months of hire date and maintains current chemotherapy certification.
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