Nurs-Acute and Tertiary Care - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19008051)
Seeking a Project Coordinator for a new research project in the critical care setting. This individual will be responsible for oversight of day to day operations of a research study exploring blood biomarkers and cognitive function/dysfunction in patients in the intensive care unit. This includes maintenance of databases, interaction with ICU patients and their families, data collection, entry, and management and blood sample collection and processing.
Additional responsibilities include maintenance of regulatory approvals and documents in collaboration with the principal investigator. This individual will need to work with students to facilitate scheduling of data/sample collection and data entry/management. They will need to work with bedside clinical staff (e.g. nurses, physicians, etc...), intensive care unit patients and their families. Attention to detail and excellent people skills are key to this position.
RN preferred. The ideal individual has a baccalaureate or master's degree in nursing and critical care, emergency room or operating room experience. Comfortable in the intensive care unit setting. Previous experience in drawing blood.
Assignment Category: Parttime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Health Professional.I
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 1-2 years experience
Work Schedule: TBD
Hiring Range: $30,732.00 - $49,296.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume
Optional Documents: Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19008051
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