Columbia, Missouri – PRN Registered Nurse

Reports to: Manager, Clinical Operations

Position Summary:

To monitor subject safety while they are in confinement, in compliance with the study protocols, SOP’s, and regulatory requirements while fulfilling the business needs of the company.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform ECG, Vital Signs, obtain blood sample and study specific testing
  • Obtain Medical History and Informed Consent from potential trial subjects
  • Explanation of the use of study drug(s)
  • Dispense and Administer study drug(s),
  • Receive physician’s medication order and administer medications from the crash cart
  • Adverse Event Reporting
  • IV Catheter insertion and removal
  • Monitor, assess, and document assessment of peripheral IV insertion and phlebotomy sites
  • Perform drug/cotinine screen and alcohol test
  • Serve and/or monitor meals
  • Obtain body measurements including height and body weight, and calculate Body Mass Index (BMI).
  • Monitor and maintenance of Crash Cart
  • Cardiac Monitoring (Telemetry) (Nurse & Paramedic only)
  • Perform Advanced Medical Directives in case of emergency as per Principal Investigator or Sub-Investigator directives and as training and qualifications allow
  • Maintain accurate, complete, legible and timely data entry
  • Perform any other duties as required by Supervisor

Qualifications:

  • Registered Nurse with current registration with regulatory body in Missouri or a current NLC/eNLC multistate license
  • Working experience in Clinical Research setting preferred
  • Working knowledge of Good Clinical Practice preferred
  • Current BLS and ACLS certifications
  • Skills: Good interpersonal skills, good communication skills. Attentive to details, good initiative and able to work with changing priorities. Computer skills an asset.

Work Hours:

  • Ability to accommodate a flexible work schedule – on an “as-needed basis”.
  • No guaranteed minimum hours

Please send your resume to resumes@biopharmaservices.com