Oncology Research Nurse (BMT, Cell and Gene Therapy)
Location: New York, New York
Internal Number: 532898
Job Type: Officer of Administration
End Date if Temporary:
Hours Per Week: 35
Salary Range: $105,000 to $115,000
The salary of the finalist selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to departmental budgets, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, and training. The above hiring range represents the University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.
The Oncology Research Nurse is a Registered Nurse who manages the direct care of patients enrolled in clinical trials within the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. This position reports directly to the Oncology Research Nurse Manager. Subject to business needs a flexible work arrangement, 4- or 5-day work week, is available. Options will be discussed during the interview process.
Perform physical assessments within the scope of their nursing practice
Ascertain real-time drug accountability
Monitor patient responses intra- and post-study drug administration (as required per protocol)
Conduct study-related patient education
Perform phone triage for acute clinical issues and conduct phone assessments as required per protocol
Responsible for timely research nursing documentation as per CPDM???s Research Nursing Documentation SOP
Facilitate study drug order preparation and verification
Assist w/ pre-certifications and prior authorizations for procedures / prescriptions
Prescription call-ins / renewals
Self-directed review of new protocols, and reeducation on existing protocols
Completing required study-related training (i.e. review of educational slides; industry-required additional GCP testing)
Creating and providing protocol-related inservices for Infusion Staff
Perform other Duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in education and experience plus, four years related experience.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing or has completed an Accelerated Program in Nursing.
NYS RN License.
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) training certification, Good Clinical Practice (GCP) certificate, and Conflict of Interest (COI) training certification are required upon hire.
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
Computer Skills: proficiency with MS Word programs and familiarity with Mac and PC platforms.
Clinical research experience or oncology nursing experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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