Job Description

Nurse, Clinical Research

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Hours: Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm

Job Summary:

Clinical Research Nurse functions as an essential member of a multidisciplinary clinical research team and is responsible for managing clinical research trails under the general supervision of the Clinical Research Manager. Provides direct nursing patient care within the scope of the license and performs all applicable clinical study-related tasks as well as maintains continual clinical assessment of study subjects under the direction of the principal investigator and clinical research manager. This is a hybrid position 50% of time will be devoted to research and 50% of time devoted to coordination.

Minimum Required:

*            Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from an accredited school.

*            License to practice as a nurse in the State of Illinois.

*            Certification through SoCRA, ACRP, or other reputable entity within 3 years of employment

            Human Subjects Protection training/certification within 30 days of employment.

*            Minimum of 2 years of clinical research experience.

*            Basic Oncology class within 1 year of employment (if necessary).


*            3+ years of experience working with clinical trials (preference will be given to candidates with the pharmaceutical industry experience and academia).

*            3+ years of clinical oncology experience.

*            Certification through Society of Clinical Research Associates, Association of Clinical Research Professionals, or other reputable entity.


We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

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