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Research Nurse

Covance 5/31/2018 5:58:55 AM
JOB ID: 20674 Category: Clinical Operations
Dallas, Texas

   

 

Job Overview

Get ready to redefine what's possible and discover your extraordinary potential at Covance. Here, you'll have the opportunity to personally advance healthcare and make a difference in peoples' lives with your bold ideas and unique point of view. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose, you'll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning.

Join us as we speed the delivery of groundbreaking therapies and anticipate tomorrow's drug development challenges, creating new possibilities for our clients—and your career.

We currently have job opening for a Research Nurses at our Clinical Pharmacology site in Dallas, TX!

*Must be willing to work a flexible shift (various 12 hour shifts available)

The Research Nurse will be responsible for study unit activities in the conduct of clinical trials with emphasis on the safety and welfare of study participants.

Responsibilities associated with this position:

* Be current with appropriate emergency certifications and company emergency policy and procedures
* Utilize skills, knowledge, nursing diagnosis, and clinical judgment in order to provide a high standard of care for participants in clinical trials
* Utilize nursing assessment skills to observe participant general well-being and potential adverse events, documents adverse events and takes appropriate action as needed
* Obtain Informed Consent and continues the ICF process by educating, explaining and informing participants of study procedures
* Administer investigational compounds (inclusive of parenteral) to participants according to the protocol and applicable regulations
* Perform study related activities such as IV insertion, telemetry, holters, vital signs, ECGs, venipuncture
* Collect and process biological samples according to the protocol and Standard Operating Procedures
* Record data obtained according to the protocol and Standard Operating Procedures

Covance believes that their best-in-class employees deserve first-class benefits. Covance offers an outstanding benefits package including medical & dental insurance, tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, short and long-term disability, and life insurance.

Education/Qualifications

* Associates Degree or BS degree in nursing with current licensure in applicable state
* Additional Experience may be substituted for education requirements
* CPR/AED certified

Experience

* 0-1 years related Experience


Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Dallas, TX - Texas



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