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NURSE CLINICIAN - CARDIAC ASSIST DEVICE

at Duke University Hospital

Posted: 7/30/2019
Job Reference #: 1346477
Keywords: nursing

Job Description

Auto req ID
109277BR

Duke Entity
DUKE HOSPITAL

Job Code
5151 NURSE CLINICIAN

Job Description
Strong preference for experience with cardiology patients and involvement with some research.

Occupational Summary:
Participate in clinical research studies conducted by principal investigator(s) at Duke University Medical Center; perform a variety of duties involved in the collection, compilation, documentation and analysis of clinical research data.

Responsibilities:
  • Perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to assist physician in diagnosing medical and surgical problems and prescribing necessary treatment and services for quality patient care; record the normal and abnormal data for review by the physician
  • Take patient histories, conduct physical examinations, and record the date in the patient’s record; write progress notes; prepare patient workups and summaries noting pertinent positive and negative findings; obtain psychosocial history relevant to patient care, and assume responsibility for developing therapeutic relationships with patients.
  • Participate in clinical research studies conducted by a supervising principal investigator(s) in support of activities that meet objectives of assigned research protocol(s).  Follow established guidelines in the collection of clinical data and/or administration of clinical tests; screen patients for inclusion in study based on predetermined criteria; provide basic patient care and treatment as requested by physician.
  • Confer with patient and attending physician to explain purpose of study and obtain inform consent;explain diagnostic procedures and/or treatment plan to alleviate patient and/or family concerns.
  • Collect information from patient charts, medical records, interviews,questionnaires and other resources; code, evaluate and interpret collected data and prepare appropriate summary forms, statistical reports and analyses.
  • Obtain patient blood samples, cultures, tissues and other specimens for laboratory analysis;initiate drug orders and laboratory studies for patients based on standing protocol orders.
  • Assist principal investigator(s) and/or other members of the research team in the development of plans and protocols for clinical research studies; contribute to the analysis and interpretation of results as appropriate.
  • Maintain sufficient inventory of material, supplies and equipment for performance of duties; clean and maintain laboratory equipment.
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.


Location
Durham

Requisition Number
401549683

Position Title
NURSE CLINICIAN - CARDIAC ASSIST DEVICE

Shift
First/Day

Job Family Level
F2

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Department Name
CARDIAC ASSIST DEVICE

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex,sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions:
Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education
BSN required

Experience
3 years of nursing experience required

Degrees, Licensures, Certifications
Current or compact RN licensure in the state of North Carolina required.   BLS required.