RESEARCH NURSE

Location
New York, United States
Posted
Jun 12, 2014
Closes
Jun 09, 2015
Specialty
Research
Hours
Full Time

The Mount Sinai Health System is an integrated health care system providing exceptional medical care to our local and global communities. Encompassing the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and seven hospital campuses in the New York metropolitan area, as well as a large, regional ambulatory footprint, Mount Sinai is acclaimed internationally for its excellence in research, patient care, and education across a range of specialties.  

RESEARCH NURSE
Internal Medicine- Per Diem (8-12 hours per week)

As a key member of our Division of General Internal Medicine at The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, you will play an integral role in administering a behavioral intervention to study participants that includes psycho-education, motivational interviewing, and cognitive-behavioral techniques. Working under the direction of the principal investigator in the conduct of an NIH funded research study, you will investigate the treatment of hepatitis C in patients with both HIV and hepatitis C infections as well as interact with research participants.

Responsibilities will include:

•    Undergoing training to learn intervention techniques and protocol
•    Administrating behavioral intervention to research subjects
•    Documenting study interventions and subject ratings
•    Providing ongoing supervision
•    Handling a variety of other related tasks as needed

To qualify, you must have a current NYS RN License, BSN and prior experience in HIV, Hepatitis C and/or Psychiatry.  Bilingual in English and Spanish also required.

A highly competitive remunerative package commensurate with the scope of this position will be offered along with an opportunity to join our world class organization.  Two-year commitment expected. For immediate consideration, please submit cover letter and resume to: Jeffrey Weiss, PhD, MS, Associate Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine - 1 Gustave L. Levy Place - Box 1087 - New York, NY 10029; Email: Jeffrey.Weiss@mountsinai.org or Call: (212) 824-7575.

MOUNT SINAI HEALTH SYSTEM
www.mountsinaihealth.org/careers

Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds. EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans

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