Clinical Research Nurse – Grand Rapids, MI

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Job Title: Clinical Research Nurse

Department: Research

Location: Grand Rapids

FLSA Status: Hourly/Non-Exempt

Manager Title: Director of Research

About Us

Infusion Associates is multi-specialty infusion provider group with multiple sites across the Midwestern United States and poised for rapid growth. Our sites support specialty physician services, infusion therapy, and leading-edge research on new medications for complex and rare disease states. Our service model makes it easy for patients to receive intravenous therapies 365 days a year with the support of physicians, advance practice providers, nursing, and pharmacy services. Our focus is always to provide a high-quality, low cost, exceptional patient experience at every interaction.

Position Summary

The Clinical Research Nurse oversees and coordinates the daily activities of various clinical research studies. They work together with the study team on all aspects of the clinical trial process from study start up through study close out.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

· Site feasibility and protocol review

· Protocol implementation: recruitment and screening of patients, informed consent process, study procedure coordination/treatment administration, investigational product accountability, data collection, case report form entry, and query resolution

· Participation in investigator meetings; facilitate site initiation visits, monitoring visits, and close out visits

· Participation in screening, enrollment, and protocol execution for COVID-19 studies

· Strategize and implement solutions to aide in success of a growing research program

Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Abilities

· Associates degree in Nursing required, bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred

· Current state of Michigan RN License required

· Minimum 1 year clinical research coordination preferred

· Extremely detail oriented with exceptional organizational skills; ability to manage time and prioritize workflow

· Highly motivated with the ability to work as a team player as well as independently while managing a variety of protocols simultaneously

· Creative solution-based problem solving, critical thinking skills, and clinical judgment

· Willingness to accept and adapt to change in a fast-paced and complex work environment

· Experience working with Microsoft Office

Physical/Environmental/ Mental Requirements and Working Conditions

· Mental Requirement – Ability to multitask without loss of efficiency or accuracy, including the ability to perform multiple duties from multiple sources.

· Mental Requirement – Ability to work and sustain attention with distractions and/or interruptions.

· Mental Requirement – Ability to interact appropriately with a variety of individuals including customers/clients.

· Mental Requirement – Ability to understand, remember and follow verbal and written instructions.

· Mental Requirement – Ability to work effectively and efficiently in high stress and conflict situations.

· Mental Requirement – Ability to perform under stress and/or in emergencies.

· Physical Requirement- Wear PPE for extended period

· Physical Requirement – Feeling (sensing textures and temperatures) (Frequently)

· Physical Requirement – Fine Motor Skills (pinching, gripping, etc) (Frequently)

· Physical Requirement – Hearing (Frequently)

· Physical Requirement – Pushing/pulling (Occasionally)

· Physical Requirement – Reaching (Occasionally)

· Physical Requirement – Sitting (Frequently)

· Physical Requirement – Standing (Frequently)

· Physical Requirement – Stooping/crouching/kneeling/crawling (Occasionally)

· Physical Requirement – Talking (Frequently)

· Physical Requirement – Tasting/smelling (Occasionally)

· Physical Requirement – Walking (Frequently)

· Physical Requirement – Near Vision (Constantly)

· Physical Requirement – Color Discrimination (Occasionally)

· Physical Requirement – Use of keyboard, mouse and/or computer equipment (Constantly)

· Physical Requirement – Lift up to 35 pounds without assistance (Occasionally)

· Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential – Inside office environment (Applicable)

· Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential – Airborne communicable diseases (Applicable)

· Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential – Bloodborne pathogens or bodily fluid (Applicable)

*Job descriptions are subject to change to meet organizational requirements. The employer has the right to change job descriptions as necessary.

At Infusion Associates, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds and walks of life to apply. Infusion Associates complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact the IA HR Department, 616-954-0600.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Grand Rapids, MI 49525: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

License/Certification:

  • BLS Certification (Preferred)
  • LPN (Preferred)
  • RN (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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