Emory

Acute Care Research Nurse II- Emory Temporary Services

Job Number
66432
Job Type
Temporary Full-Time
Division
School Of Medicine
Department
SOM: Surgery: Thoracic
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Not Applicable
Job Category
Clinical & Nursing Support
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta

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Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Provides specialized research support for assigned patient populations in accordance with established research protocols.
  • Performs patient evaluations, administers medications and research instruments and provides nursing support to perform specialized diagnostic, therapeutic and surgical procedures.
  • May provide direction in the development of appropriate research protocols.
  • Will work as part of a team to provide continuous programmatic coverage to screen, recruit and enroll patients in acute care related research protocols, many of which will evolve in an urgent/emergent manner.
  • Makes referrals to in-house or community professionals and serves as clinical resource and develops and conducts patient and family education, as needed.
  • Collects data, assists in developing data collection systems and compiles reports.
  • The patient population will largely consist of patients in acute care settings to include surgical ICUs and Emergency Rooms, and patients involved in complex, time sensitive surgical procedures such as organ transplants.
  • Work schedule may require call including weekend and night rotations.
  • Additional duties will include facilitating protocol adherence, sample/data acquisition and investigational drug administration.
  • May assist in writing research grants, publications in medical and nursing literature, study materials, brochures and correspondence The work environment will include operating rooms, emergency rooms, intensive care units and other challenging environments, under potentially critical/traumatic situations.
  • Able to function independently and maintain composure under stressful situations.
  • Employees in this classification may be required to work with, take specific precautions against and/or be immunized against potentially hazardous agents.
  • Performs related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Georgia and three years of related nursing experience, preferably in acute care, surgery, transplant or related acute care specialty.
  • Must be credentialed through Emory Healthcare under the category of RN II.

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Emory University is dedicated to providing equal opportunities and equal access to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Emory University does not discriminate in admissions, educational programs, or employment on the basis of any factor stated above or prohibited under applicable law. Students, faculty, and staff are assured of participation in University programs and in the use of facilities without such discrimination. Emory University complies with Executive Order 11246, as amended, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veteran's Readjustment Assistance Act, and applicable executive orders, federal and state regulations regarding nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action. Emory University is committed to achieving a diverse workforce through application of its affirmative action, equal opportunity and nondiscrimination policy in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training. Inquiries regarding this policy should be directed to the Emory University Department of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Building, Atlanta, GA 30322. Telephone: 404-727-9867 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD).

Emory University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. To request this document in an alternate format or to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Department of Accessibility Services at 404-727-9877 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD). Please note that one week advance notice is preferred.

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