The Clinical Research Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) will practice under the oversight of the Principal Investigator in support of a Phase III clinical trial of a leading COVID-19 vaccine candidate. This full time temporary position is expected to last up to two years.
The Clinical Research APRN will provide care to research subjects participating in the clinical trial in accordance with the study protocol. The Clinical Research APRN practices within the limits of the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Arkansas and complies with UAMS policies, procedures and standards of care while maintaining a working knowledge of good clinical practice guidelines and federal regulatory requirements for human subject research.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate with experience.
In coordination with the principal investigator and other staff, the Clinical Nurse Coordinator conducts subject visits and performs study-related procedures as required by the study protocol while ensuring the safety of the study participant and maintaining confidentiality of protected health information. May perform a range of duties in support of the study, including:
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Performs other duties as assigned consistent with knowledge and experience.
Current Arkansas APRN license, Basic Life Support and Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) certifications
Experience with clinical research; experience with Epic electronic medical record
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.