Study Nurse (Puerto Rico)

Northeastern University
Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted date
Aug 30, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Nursing
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Employment Type
Full Time

Study Nurse (Puerto Rico)

About Northeastern:
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.

Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.

Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.

About the Opportunity:

The Study Nurse will be part of the PROTECT/ECHO research studies based at the University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This position will recruit and complete the consent process for study participants, working to meet a weekly goal of recruitment. The Study Nurse will complete follow-up interviews with participants, both in-person and by telephone. They will be responsible for accurately filling out study questionnaires while interviewing participants. They will also perform medical record data abstractions and enter data into REDCap. The Study Nurse will collect biological samples from participants. This will involve coordinating with both participants and laboratories. Transporting biological samples will also be required.

Degree and certification in nursing required and 1-3 years' experience preferred. The Study Nurse must have excellent written and oral communication skills and will be detail-oriented and organized, and excellent interpersonal skills. Fluency in Spanish, ideally Puerto Rican Spanish, is required. Prior experience in research studies is preferred.

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