Texas Oncology is looking for a Full-time Clinical Research Nurse
(RN) to join our team! * This position will support _the Methodist Dallas
Cancer Center_ *. This is a Full-time M-F position with no weekends, call,
or major holidays. Texas Oncology is the largest community oncology
provider in the country and has approximately 600+ providers in 220+ sites
across Texas and southeastern Oklahoma. Our founders pioneered community-based
cancer care because they believed in making the best available cancer care
accessible to all communities, allowing people to fight cancer at home with
the critical support of family and friends nearby. Our mission is still the
same today—at Texas Oncology, we use leading-edge technology and research to
deliver high-quality, high-touch, evidence-based cancer care to help our
patients achieve “More breakthroughs. More victories.” ® in their fight
against cancer. Today, Texas Oncology treats half of all Texans diagnosed
with cancer on an annual basis.
Why work for us?
Come join our team that is responsible for helping lead Texas Oncology in
treating more patient diagnosed with cancer than any other provider in Texas.
We offer our employees a competitive benefits package that includes Medical,
Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term disability coverage,
a generous PTO program, a 401k plan that comes with a company match, a
Wellness program that rewards you practicing a healthy lifestyle, and lots of
other great perks such as Tuition Reimbursement, an Employee Assistance
program and discounts on some of your favorite retailers.
The ideal candidate for the Clinical Research Nurse (RN) will have the
following background and experience:
* Graduate from an accredited program for nursing education required (BSN preferred)
* Current licensure as a registered nurse in state of practice
* Current BLCS or ACLS certification required
* Minimum 3 years of nursing experience required, preferably in oncology.
* OCN certification strongly preferred
* CCRC or CCRP certification preferred
What does the Clinical Research Nurse (RN) do?
This position offers a unique and exciting opportunity to work as a nurse in
oncology clinical research. As a Clinical Research Nurse, you will provide
care for patients receiving cutting-edge treatments within the oncology
clinic. This position provides a variety of responsibilities while developing
rewarding relationships as you manage the cancer patient throughout their
journey. Texas Oncology provides opportunities for support of your
professional development to include tuition reimbursement and an annual bonus
for oncology certified nurses. Working in clinical research gives you the
opportunity to make a life-changing difference in the lives of patients that
wouldn’t be possible without clinical trials.
The essential duties and responsibilities:
* Work closely with physicians to identify and screen potential patients for clinical trial participation
* Present trial concepts and details to oncology patients while conducting the informed consent process.
* Assess patients for adverse events and/or changes in condition
* Provide staff and patient education regarding the management and administration of investigational product
* Ensure accurate and timely documentation and data entry to meet trial requirements
* Serve as a liaison between clinic departments to ensure proper trial conduct
Texas Oncology is part of the US Oncology Network and is an Equal Opportunity
Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, or national origin.
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity,
disability or protected veteran status.