Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
Under general supervision, analyzes and interprets highly complex clinical research data; conducts clinical testing and develops protocols. Develops work flow policies and procedures. Mentors, trains and reviews the work of less experienced clinical research staff. Oversees the clinical assessments of the study subjects. Assists with protocol submissions, database enhancements, and budget preparation.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Recruit and consent individuals with opioid addiction to an organ donation program focused on the brain and how addiction impacts its function
- Perform assessments and medical history reviews of enrolled brain donors
- Spend 2 days a week embedded in the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for the City of New York (NYC OCME), working with its examiners to function as an organ procurement nurse in contacting families to solicit donations and obtain medical information
- Once every 4 to 5 weeks, carry a pager to provide 24/7 phone call responses to organ donors and their families, coordinating donations in the case of demise. Call does not involve leaving home of coming into the hospital
- Bachelor's degree in sciences or related field. Research Nurse preferred
- 5 years of clinical research
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
- Ability to manage multiple tasks & priorities
- Knowledge of variety of concepts, practices and procedures in directly related field
- Demonstrated leadership potential
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care.
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Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.