Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health is a 665-bed, acute care teaching hospital and comprehensive regional health center with a regional trauma center located in the Philadelphia suburbs. We offer highly specialized services in cardiac care, cancer care, neurosciences, orthopaedics and maternal/child health. We have an excellent opportunity for a Research Nurse Coordinator to join our team.
Plans, monitors and coordinates cardiology research projects/clinical trials throughout the hospital.
Participates in research-related activities for industry, NIH and institute studies.
Responsible for patient recruitment, implementation of protocol care, data collection and retrieval, patient follow-up, maintenance of investigational drug and/or device inventory, and specimen retrieval and shipment.
Provides specialized education on research studies to patients and families.
Supports administration in the adherence to protocol guidelines.
Ensures that all patients are consented in compliance with IRB requirements, and ensures appropriate patient level of understanding.
Manages all timelines and documentation requirements, precise documentation of regulatory data and study-related materials, accurate data entry and documentation in a timely manner.
Educates and trains research and hospital staff.
Services patients ranging in age from adolescent to late adulthood.
Current PA RN licensure.
2+ years of research experience required.
2+ years of clinical experience in cardiovascular nursing care preferred.
Beyond a great professional environment, we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package to include medical, dental, paid time off, discount parking, direct deposit, credit union, on-site childcare and more!
A career at Abington – Jefferson Health can give you the best of both worlds: the personal feel of a community-based teaching hospital combined with the cutting-edge environment of a large urban health system.
We are an organization focused on patient safety, employee and physician engagement, service excellence and operational effectiveness.
Our mission is "we improve lives."
Our vision is to reimagine health, education and discovery to create unparalleled value.
Our values are: Put people first. Be bold and think differently. Do the right thing.