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Clinical Trials Nurse - Oncology Precision Medicine including the Make-an-IMPACT Initiative, NYC, Outpatient setting

Clinical Trials Nurse - Oncology Precision Medicine including the Make-an-IMPACT Initiative, NYC, Outpatient setting

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USA-NY-New York
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Nursing - Ambulatory

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Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.


For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description


Clinical Trials Nurse - Oncology Precision Medicine including the Make-an-IMPACT Initiative

Outpatient setting
Hours: 10 hour days flexed Monday - Friday 


We are: 


  • Providers of compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to Oncology patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment
  • Nursing at MSKCC


You are: 


  • Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that maintains high standards of nursing care within the organization.
  • Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development channels.
  • Approachable and comfortable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you.
  • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
  • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions. 


You will: 


  • Experience a central academic and clinical role in several large-scale Precision Medicine initiatives including the Make-an-IMPACT initiative.
  • Engage in defining the genetic causes of rare cancers.
  • Actively seek to expand precision medicine approaches into new populations including early stage patients.
  • Provide as an integral member of the clinical research team provide direct nursing care to research study participants.
  • Implement the standards for research protocols in compliance with regulatory, institutional and external agencies.
  • Work within a Nurse-Physician based Ambulatory Care Practice Model.
  • Perform patient assessment, offer patient education and patient/family support.
  • Act as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide continuity of care to patients throughout various stages of treatment on protocol and follow-up.
  • Participate in an individualized training/orientation program geared to teaching or reinforcing the principles of Clinical Trials Nursing practiced at MSKCC.

You need: 


  • New York State RN license
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing
  • Three years clinical Nursing experience
  • 1.5 – 2 years of oncology experience required
  • Clinical research nursing experience preferred but not necessary
  • Proficiency with clinical and office software (Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel)
  • BCLS










MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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