Applies clinical and research knowledge in effective management of research protocols by coordinating, evaluating, and following patient participation in Oncology clinical studies. Oversees recruitment of patients by screening patient eligibility of potential study participants with physicians, leading to consent and enrollment as appropriate. Performs protocol mandated activities including monitoring and evaluating patient responses to interventional therapies and specimen collection and administers medications as directed. Schedules and tracks protocol related, diagnostic tests and follow-up appointments. Documents and organizes protocol related activities consistent with protocol guidelines, institutional and departmental policies, Good Clinical Practice and Federal Regulations. Evaluates adverse and serious adverse events with the physician, documenting and reporting to the appropriate agencies within the required timelines. Acts as a liaison with physicians, clinical staff, pharmacy, study sponsors, cooperative groups and pharmaceutical companies. Educates patients and staff regarding protocol specific information. Performs other related duties as assigned.
About Kootenai Health
Kootenai Health has a solid reputation in the Pacific Northwest and has a rich history that spans nearly 60 years of innovation, achievements, and benchmarks in healthcare. Providing a comprehensive range of medical services, our main campus is located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho and includes a 330-bed community-owned hospital. We have been recognized among large employers as the No. 1 Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine, and are regularly recognized by Cleverly and Associates for providing value to our community.
3 Time Magnet Designated since 2006 – This designation is nursing's top honor, accepted nationally as the gold standard in nursing excellence. Kootenai was the first hospital in the Inland Northwest to receive this designation and the second in Idaho.
Member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network – in 2014 Kootenai Health became the 30th member, a national network of like-minded organizations that share a commitment to better serving patients and their families. Kootenai Health is the first health care organization in the Pacific Northwest to be selected as a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, and, like all network members, will remain locally-owned and independent health care provider.
Most Wired / Wireless Hospital, Hospital & Health Networks – Kootenai is consistently named one of the 100 Most Wired hospitals in the country. In this same survey, Kootenai also earned a spot on the list of Top 25 Most Wireless hospitals.
2017 Gallup Great Workplace Award – Kootenai Health has been recognized as one of the most engaged and productive workforces in the world!
As your next employer, we are excited to offer you:
100% employer-paid health insurance premiums for full-time employees. Part-time employees pay only $60 a month for medical, dental and vision coverage!
A tuition assistance program! If you want to further your education, we'll help you pay for it!
A 457 retirement plan!
Near campus daycare!
Competitive salaries with a 12% differential for nights and an 8% differential for weekends!
An award winning and incentive-driven wellness program!
Employee reward, recognition, and retention programs.
Professional development and leadership training opportunities!
And much more!
Have you considered a career at Kootenai Health? Maybe you should!
Kootenai Health complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex. Kootenai Health does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex.
Requirements & Minimum Qualifications
1. Graduate of a nationally accredited nursing program with a BSN required
2. Three to five years oncology nursing experience required
3. Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Certification preferred or willing to obtain
4. Clinical research experience preferred, certification preferred or willing to obtain
5. State of Idaho Registered Nurse or licensure pending as documented by temporary licensure OR current RN licensure from a state participating in the "multistate privilege to practice" compact with Idaho
6. BLS Required. Current AHA Healthcare provider, American Red Cross, AHA Health Saver or KH BLS during General Orientation
Internal Number: 24283
About Kootenai Health
About Kootenai Health:
Kootenai Health provides comprehensive medical services to patients in northern Idaho and throughout the Inland Northwest. Its main campus is located in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho and includes a 330-bed community-owned hospital.
Kootenai is accredited by DNV and holds Magnet Designation for nursing excellence. It has been recognized as a Gallup Great Workplace and as a No. 1 Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine. It is regularly recognized by Cleverly and Associates for providing value to its community.
We improve health one patient at a time in a friendly and professional culture committed to superior quality and safety.
By 2020, Kootenai Health will be a comprehensive regional medical center delivering superior, patient-focused care and will be recognized among the premier health care organizations in the United States.