Mc Donough, Georgia

Job Description
The MinuteClinic Registered Nurse assists in providing medical services in a unique retail setting. Under the supervision of a MinuteClinic Senior Practice Manager, with day to day direction from the primary investigator, the Registered Nurse will advance the evidence-based practice in all patient encounters as they perform the major job duties and tasks within the scope of their training.

• Demonstrates effective verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to work independently
• Demonstrates initiative, problem solving ability, adaptability, and flexibility
• Clinical skills: documentation of care, medication administration, infection control precautions, assessing patient educational needs, physical assessment, obtaining vital signs, care coordination.
• CLIA/non- CLIA skills

PRIMARY DUTIES RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include but are not limited to
Performing medical services, specific to clinical trials protocols
• Complete protocol specific training
• Attend Site Initiation Visits and sign SIV-log
• Conduct study visits and telephone visits per the protocol by way of subject specific orders from a:
 Offsite External PI Oversight
 Or CVS Sub-Investigator NP/PA Oversight
 On Site
 Off Site
• Receive and prepare study drug
• Administer investigational product
• Review concomitant meds and medical history (including ROS, HPI)
• Collect and document vital signs on patients
• Preparing, administering, and providing vaccination services.
• Perform, but not interpret, diagnostic procedures (EKG/ECG, spirometry)
• Collect study samples per protocol (urine, blood draw)
• Enter data into source (paper or electronic)
• Resolve queries generated by Sponsor/CRO
• Review Concomitant Meds and Adverse Events (AEs)/SAEs
• Collect study samples per protocol (urine, blood draw)
 Perform blood draws and sending samples to a reference lab for processing.
 Able to demonstrate proper collection techniques in accordance with the laboratory collection services policy and procedure manual.
 Maintains knowledge of laboratory tests and appropriate computer ordering codes.
 Process specimens maintaining specimen integrity according to individual test requirements.
• Identify protocol deviation
• Answer role specific questions during Monitor and Auditor visits
• Perform CLIA waived point of care testing on patients, in adherence to CTS protocol
• Perform additional medical services that fall within the licensure of a Registered Nurse under the supervision of a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant.

Quality Patient Care
• Performs a focused history and physical assessment per MinuteClinic clinical guidelines.
• Provides patient education verbally and in writing regarding the diagnosis and treatment plan.
• Demonstrates courteous and professional manner toward the public.
• Responds to patients/customers’ needs. Focuses on retaining current patients and attracting new clients.
• Knowledgeable of the EMR system including ability to register patients, document clinical record, and manage end of visit activities


Integrity and Professionalism
• Adheres to the appropriate code of ethics and works within the MinuteClinic scope of practice.
• Demonstrates a high level of confidentiality and trustworthiness.
• Acts in a way that promotes a positive, respectful, and supportive environment for patients and family.
• Continually strives to increase knowledge and skills. Stays current with medical/healthcare trends and procedures, etc.
• Maintains appropriate and up-to-date licensing, certifications, and CME.
• Fosters a team environment among co-workers and does not negatively influence employees or site operations.


Clinic Environment
• Keeps the clinic clean and uncluttered.
• Assist with managing patients in the waiting space and level set wait time expectations.
• Act as a chaperone if a patient or provider in the primary exam room requests one.
• Champion a culture of medical and business accountability, and communicate opportunities and recommendations to the provider.
• Drive operational excellence to maximize clinic workflow, patient experience and quality standards.
• Answer questions regarding insurance co-payment, billing and additional charges for services.
• Ordering and maintaining adequate supplies for the clinic.
• Participate in community engagement outreach and initiatives to drive practice growth.
• Follows universal precautions in cleaning up or disposing of any blood of body flui

Administrative Duties
• Participates as requested in representing the company to the public at various professional conferences and seminars.
• Communicates questions and agenda items for staff meetings.
• Assists in finding replacements to cover unanticipated time off or schedule changes that are unrelated to illness.
• Assists in new employee training when needed.
• Supports ordering of trial supplies/equipment.
• Complete main site IRB required forms and assist in IRB response relating to CVS trial conduct
• Document IRB approval, and IRB approved consent
• Schedule site visits, as appropriate, and confirm set-up
• Document staff training and site initiation visit
• Resolve queries generated by Sponsor/CRO
• Schedule follow up visits for patients, as appropriate
• Notify Sponsor of AE/SAE experienced by participant, provide appropriate documentation as requested.
• Arrange long-term storage for study documentation after study close-out
• Remove study staff access to PHI after study close-out
• Identify protocol deviation and document as appropriate
• Schedule monitoring visits with sites
• Manage clinical trial operations regionally including communications with the AMCs, IRBs, vendors, CROs, and Sponsors.
• Train and oversee trial delivery staff on protocol specific requirements and terminology.
• Manage study materials/equipment including documentation, storage, and disposal/return.
• Ensure study documentation including delegation of authority log, protocol training logs, and monitoring visit logs are up to date.
• Coordinate study events/meetings including, but not limited to, study start-up visits/training, monitoring visits, and audits/inspections.
• As necessary, draft and submit IRB submissions including initial submissions, annual reports, amendments, AEs/SAEs, protocol deviations, and study termination.
• Contribute to development of clinical trial operations SOPs and ensure adherence to maintain standardization and compliance with regulatory policies.
• Respond to escalated queries and ensure data entry and responses are completed within protocol designated windows.
• Ensure proper equipment and up to date kits are in CVS site locations to conduct study visits.


Additional Duties
• Employee may be required to complete or be responsible for additional job duties as assigned by Primary Investigator, Clinical Trials Operational Lead, Senior Practice Manager, or Area Director.
• At the direction of your manager, you may be asked to perform duties outside of the typical day-to-day functions of the role to support various other MinuteClinic initiatives.”

Business
The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations made to enable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, use hands to write, operate t

Required Qualifications
• Minimum of one-year related work experience to include working with patients in an outpatient or ambulatory care setting and under the direct supervision of a clinical trials primary investigator
• The RN must have a full, active, and unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse in a State, Territory or Commonwealth of the United States or District of Columbia.

Preferred Qualifications
• Prior clincial trials work experience
• Proficiency with an Electronic Medical Record, taking
vital signs, performing phlebotomy blood draws and performing Point of Care Testing

Education
B.S. degree in Nursing, approved by the State Agency and/or accredited by the Commission on the Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) or the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) at the time the program was completed by the applicant.

Business Overview
At MinuteClinic, a CVS Health business, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.

We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities. See Job Description

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