Pharmacokinetics Technician - Sidney Kimmel Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Internal Number: 2021-53280
Pharmacokinetics Technician Sidney Kimmel Center for Prostate and Urologic Cancers located at 353 E 68 th St, New York, NY
Are you passionate about healthcare? Do you love working with people and possess a deep understanding of the patient experience? We are seeking a Pharmacokinetics Technician to join the nation's leading cancer research hospital: Memorial Sloan Kettering.
Under Registered Nurse supervision and in collaboration with the clinical team, the Pharmacokinetics Technician (PK Tech) conducts Phase I PK studies. The PK Tech also performs and facilitates the collection of PK samples including set-up, processing, shipping, PK data management, and monitoring of quality assurance. You will deliver care to study participants and perform activities necessary for the personal needs, comfort, and safety of patients and their families.
We want your help in the fight to conquer cancer.
Emotionally intelligent and enjoy working with a diverse patient population.
Happiest when you are helping others and find joy in providing service patients.
A reliable and dedicated professional with an excellent work ethic.
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the operations moving forward.
Resourceful, securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently.
Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles.
Obtain and process PK samples according to protocol, regulatory requirements and standard operating procedures.
Oversee clinical and research support activities to ensure patient safety, address clinical needs, and ensure protocol integrity and accurate data collection
Perform electrocardiograms (EKG) as per protocol requirements and record physical measurements including vital signs, height, weight, and pulse oximetry
Maintain a clean, safe, and functional environment and orient patient and families to the clinical area.
Work under the supervision of a Clinical Nurse
Assist ourpatients in a timely, efficient and courteous manner
Handle stressful situations with a high-level of professionalism and caring
Responsible for taking patient vital signs, EKGs, and specimen collections for non-protocol patients.
Collaborate with the clinical team, providing assistance with procedures when needed
Utilize basic computer and data entry skills
High School Diploma or equivalent education.
Phlebotomy certification (required)
At least one year of technical education (LPN program, medical technician or nursing assistant program).
Recent experience with Phlebotomy, EKG, and taking vital signs.
Full Time 10 hour flexed shifts from 8am-8pm, Monday-Friday
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.
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