Manager Cancer Research

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

ChristianaCare is searching for a Manager, Cancer Research to provide supervision and leadership to the ChristianaCare (CC) National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) team. This position reports to the Senior Manager of the Cancer Research Department.

BSN required; MS preferred. 3 years clinical oncology nursing experience with 2 years cancer research experience

Special requirements:
Licensed to practice nursing in the state of Delaware.

In this role you will:
With assistance, instruction, and supervision from the Senior Manager of the Cancer Research Department:

Leads the overall efficient day-to-day management of CC NCORP team activities.

Develops systems to optimize oncology research functions and activities. Develops SOP's as needed.

Acts as internal and external point of contact.

Makes recommendations about personnel requirements, staffing, scheduling.

Recruits, trains, supervises and evaluates CC NCORP staff performance. Provides useful feedback to team members.

Ensures team members adhere to the standards of performance required by Good Clinical Practice guidelines regarding all aspects of clinical research and regulatory compliance.

Serves as clinical consultant and resource person to staff, physicians, other professionals, patients and families and interested public.

Provides clinical instruction/inservices to graduate students, undergraduate students, Fellows, staff, and colleagues.

Participates in appropriate national meetings and conferences and shares new knowledge with team.

Plans and coordinates special events as required.

Serves as main contact for local and central IRB's. With assistance, prepares and submits required annual worksheets.

Develops/implements quality improvement systems for oncology research.

Provides oversight for ordering/dispensing/logging investigational and commercially available drugs supplied from the National Cancer Institute and other approved clinical trial sponsors.

Prepares monthly, quarterly, and yearly participant, investigator, and program enrollment reports.

Coordinates, distributes, and monitors incoming research queries and requests for data.

Edits and contributes to monthly newsletter.

Manages individual trial budgets, maintain knowledge of National Coverage Analyses, and insurance considerations. Shares information with NCORP team.

Works with principal investigator and protocol review team to assess clinical trial feasibility and suitability for local activation.

Works with NCORP investigators and staff to ensure trials are meeting accrual targets.

Coordinates audits and monitoring visits (FDA, national cooperative groups, etc).

Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide care appropriate to adult and geriatric patients, including knowledge of growth and development, the ability to obtain and interpret information to identify patient needs, and to provide the care needed.

When you become an employee at ChristianaCare, you are joining a robust healthcare organization that truly cares about their patients and their caregivers. For the second consecutive year, Forbes magazine has ranked ChristianaCare as one of the best large health systems to work for in the United States! Guided by excellence and love, our Caregivers enjoy a multitude of employee benefits that include:

Full Medical, Dental, Vision and other insurance benefits

403 (b) with an employer match

Generous paid time off with annual roll-over and opportunities to cash out

12 week paid parental leave

About ChristianaCare
ChristianaCare is one of the country's most dynamic health systems, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible and lowering health care costs. ChristianaCare includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, medical aid units, two hospitals (1,300 beds), a Level I trauma center and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a comprehensive stroke center and regional centers of excellence in heart and vascular care, cancer care and women's health. We rank 21st in the nation for hospital admissions and 6th for admission of stroke patients.

EEO Statement:
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Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 976587

Posted On: May 24, 2022

Updated On: Jun 12, 2022