UNIVERSITY of LOUISVILLE
Classified Job Specification (3/99)
JOB TITLE: Project Nurse
CLASS CODE: 000927
Provide specialized nursing care associated with clinical studies.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILTIES
Provide nursing services and perform clinical procedures required for specific studies.
Maintain telephone and personal contact with patients; may require home or office visits.
Maintain patient records and document appropriate data in accordance with FDA regulations and study-specific protocols.
Identify and recruit patients for studies, explaining intent and procedures; may obtain informed consent.
Confer with other health care professionals as required to provide nursing/clinical services.
Schedule laboratory procedures, check laboratory test reports and discuss abnormal results wit physicians.
Arrange for collection, storage and appropriate shipment of specimens. Assist in ordering clinical supplies.
KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING & SKILLS
License to practice Practical Nursing in Kentucky
One year related experience
The intent of this document is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented.