Summary: The Clinical Research Nurse (CRN) has primary responsibility for the oversight, management and coordination of clinical activities for patients on treatment trials in the Gwinnett Hospital System. This includes, but is not limited to, educating patients and families on the clinical trial treatments and required testing, triaging phone calls and proactively communicating with patients and members of the health care and research teams. The CRN interacts closely with institutional investigators and industry sponsors; collaborates with other members of the research team and ancillary departments. The CRN’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, patient screening and accrual activities, participation in the informed consent process and confirmation of eligibility, patient study registration, data entry, quality control for data compilation and submission, and oversight of regulatory compliance activities. The CRN ensures that the source documentation for the clinical trial is complete and accurate and submitted according to department and sponsor timelines. The CRN actively participates in planning and evaluating processes to improve and advance clinical research within the organization.
Current unrestricted licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Georgia
Associate degree in nursing; Bachelor’s degree preferred
Three years of current nursing experience in a hospital or outpatient setting
Two years of previous clinical research experience, preferred
Coordinator certification, such as CCRC, preferred
Gwinnett Medical Center is a 553-bed, not-for-profit health care network that provides a wide array of high-quality services and facilities to Lawrenceville, Duluth, Hamilton Mill, Johns Creek and the metro Atlanta area. In 2014, our system was recognized by Georgia Trend as the top large hospital in the state.
With roots that go back more than 70 years, Gwinnett Medical Center has hospitals—al...ong with various other support facilities—in Lawrenceville and Duluth, Georgia.
Gwinnett Medical Center–Lawrenceville is recognized as a national leader in single incision laparoscopic surgery, advanced cardiovascular services and home to a Level II trauma center, while Gwinnett Medical Center–Duluth offers an array of specialty services, including surgical weight management, da Vinci® robotic surgery and sports medicine.
With more than 5,300 employees and 800 affiliated physicians, we have repeatedly received national recognition for clinical excellence, ranking in the top 5% in the nation for clinical quality.
Gwinnett Medical Center is committed to Transforming Healthcare in our community.