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RESEARCH NURSE

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Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our staff. As a Jesuit Catholic institution of higher education, we seek candidates who will contribute to our strategic plan to deliver a Transformative Education in the Jesuit tradition. Information on Loyola as an employer/educator can be found at http://www.luc.edu For more information on our mission and the university's focus on transformative education in the Jesuit tradition, please visit http://www.luc.edu/mission/mission_vision.shtml

Position Details 

Position Details

Job Title RESEARCH NURSE
Position Number 8150021
Job Category University Staff
Job Type Full-Time
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Division
Department Name HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY
Location Code HEMATOLOGY - ONCOLOGY (06508A)
Is this split and/or fully grant funded? Yes
Duties and Responsibilities

- Ensures that care delivered to patients, meets / exceeds standards of care and is provided according to SSOM HSD mission, strategic plans and all internal/external regulations, policies and procedures.
- Practices within the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation Nurse Practice Act. Supports the established care models of LUMC. Coordinates research project in compliance with the IRB regulations, Code of Federal Regulations and in collaboration with medical services.
- Provides education for patient and health care providers regarding various research protocols. Implements research protocols utilizing appropriate screening and informed consent.
- Collects data and performs clinical assessment of research parameters. Evaluates and maintains integrity of research protocol in collaboration with the principal investigator.
- Monitors patient for adverse events and reports any abnormalities immediately to the investigator and appropriate study personnel.
- Facilitates patient enrollment and continued participation in studies.
- Submits research protocols to the IRB for review.
- Collects clinical material and submits for central review.

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

Minimum Education: Required: Associates Degree Specify Degree(s): RN Minimum Experience: Required: 3-5 years of previous job-related experience

Qualifications

- Ability to follow oral and written instructions and established procedures
- May require use of centrifuge, make slides for labs, ECG’s to be performed and transmitted.
- Medication administration

Certificates/Credentials/Licenses

- Nursing – Current Registered Nurse license State of Illinois
- Basic Life Support (CPR)
- General – Valid Illinois drivers license

Computer Skills

Should have basic knowledge in Excel, WORD, EPIC (EMR for the hospital),and Internet based data submission.

Supervisory Responsibilities No
Required operation of university owned vehicles No
Does this position require direct animal or patient contact?
Physical Demands Repetitive Motions
Working Conditions None
Open Date 08/29/2017
Close Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our staff. As a Jesuit Catholic institution of higher education, we seek candidates who will contribute to our strategic plan to deliver a Transformative Education in the Jesuit tradition.

Information on Loyola as an employer/educator can be found at http://www.luc.edu

For more information on our mission and the university’s focus on transformative education in the Jesuit tradition, please visit http://www.luc.edu/mission/mission_vision.shtml

Quick Link for Posting http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/5638

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  2. * Why do you want to work for Loyola University Chicago?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Are you a current Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you CPR Certified?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have a valid Illinois Driver's License?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have at least 3 years of previous job-related experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Other Document