Sr. Research RN Pediatric Endocrinology
Company: UT Southwestern Medical Center
Posted on: September 17, 2020
Experience and Education Associate's degree in nursing, four (4)
years clinical nursing, and licensure as Registered Nurse by Board
of Nurse Examiners for State of Texas and a current Basic Life
Support (BLS) certification course accredited by the American Heart
Association (AHA) are required. One (1) year research nursing
Job Summary This individual will be stationed in the Children s
Medical Center Endocrinology Clinic and may have duties at UTSW as
well. Prior clinical research experience (particularly with
pediatric patients) is highly desired. A flexible schedule, with
the occasional possibility of working some
nights/weekends/holidays, is expected. This individual must be
comfortable managing others, be able to prioritize multiple
projects at once and have excellent time-management and
communication skills. This role will allow the Division of
Pediatric Endocrinology to expand their research structure with the
addition of a higher level Sr. Research RN position. This position
requires an experienced researcher who possesses the knowledge and
background of working in institutions supporting research. The role
will also be responsible for managing the endocrinology research
team under the direction of the Department of Pediatrics CRC Team
Lead and will provide enhanced faculty early career research
Job Duties - Performs advanced research nursing care, nursing
assessment, and data collection for clinical research.
- Obtains informed consent from patients.
- Maintains patient census records.
- Coordinates clinical research data, such as: medical histories,
data collection of patients' charts for restrospective review
studies, patient physiologic performance results and laboratory
determinations, calculations of derived information, and
maintenance of general research protocols and complex inpatient
- Develops procedures for inpatient and outpatient activities.
- Trains other research nurses in specialized skills and knowledge
necessary to perform variety basic and complex research data
collection and nursing care; provides in-service education to staff
- Provides working supervision to nursing staff and/or other non-
licensed medical or office support personnel.
- Assists in resolving problems relating to patient care.
- Assists in organizing and preparing collected data for subsequent
- Attends and participates in meetings relating to clinic
- May maintain inventory of investigational drugs.
- Duties performed may include one or more of the following core
functions: a) Directly interacting with or caring for patients; b)
Directly interacting with or caring for human-subjects research
participants; c) Regularly maintaining, modifying, releasing or
similarly affecting patient records (including patient financial
records); or d) Regularly maintaining, modifying, releasing or
similarly affecting human-subjects research records. Performs other
duties as assigned.
**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.
Security This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas
Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain
criminal history record information
Salary Salary Negotiable
UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and
working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members
of the University community. In accordance with federal and state
law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including
harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national
origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic
information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In
addition, it is UT Southwestern policy to prohibit discrimination
on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender
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