Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Clinical Trials Nurse - Immigrant Health and Cancer Disparities in New York, New York

Clinical Trials Nurse – Immigrant Health and Cancer Disparities

Job Posting Number: 22210

Nursing – Ambulatory

New York,NY

May 10, 2018

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 28th 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 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

Clinical Trials Nurse – Immigrant Health and Cancer Disparities

Fulltime: Four days x 10 hours 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 at

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:

  • 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 with the immigrant and underserved population.

  • Meet in community settings with groups of people to discuss health related issues, provide health education and counseling.

  • Perform patient assessment and followup assessments.

  • Connect participates with resources within the community.

  • Gain research experience, including using a globally recognized data capture platform.

  • Work with an enthusiastic, committed team

  • 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 in Hospital or Community Health setting

  • Clinical research nursing experience preferred but not necessary

  • Proficiency with clinical and office software (Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel)

  • Spanish and multi-lingual preferred


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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