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Full-Time Clinical Nurse Scientist | High-Paying | White Plains, NY



White Plains, NY, USA
Posted on Wednesday, July 26, 2023

Department: Nursing Magnet Program

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Day

Hours: Mon-Fri 9 AM - 5 PM/8AM - 4 PM

Salary Range: $132,282 - $$193,594

Position Summary :

  • As an integral member of the Nursing Leadership team, the Clinical Nurse Scientist is responsible for the overall quality and operations of the Nursing Research Program. 
  • The Clinical Nurse Scientist exhibits technical and functional expertise in research and evidence-based practice (EBP) through the development of protocols, hypotheses, and educational curricula. 
  • The Clinical Nurse Scientist coordinates the daily activities of a designated study or group of studies and maintains industry relationships and guides the training of nursing and other clinical staff on good clinical practice and external regulatory agency requirements.
  •  The Clinical Nurse Scientist collaborates with other departments to ensure the nursing research and evidence-based practice process is utilized efficiently and is directed at achieving optimal outcomes.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities Includes the Following:

  • Understands and adheres to WPH Performance Standards, Policies & Behaviors.
  • Develops scientific protocols and research inquiries independently and collaboratively with the nursing staff.
  • Provides technical expertise in research studies and EBP projects.
  • Coordinates research and EBP projects for Magnet Program Designation.
  • Collaborates with Magnet Program Director to support Magnet writing.
  • Implements research and EBP education core curriculum for staff.
  • Prepares manuscripts for publication and disseminates findings.
  • Conducts statistical analysis with biostatisticians for collaborative research.
  • Oversees clinical research staff and study participants as needed.
  • Pursues extramural funding opportunities and collaborates with healthcare providers.
  • Operates independently with complex issues requiring in-depth evaluation.
  • Mentors and supports staff in writing and EBP projects.
  • Maintains records of research studies and EBP projects.
  • Participates in the Institutional Review Board and hospital committees.
  • Collaborates with interdisciplinary teams and promotes positive customer service.
  • Supports hospital initiatives and acts as a positive change agent.
  • Collaborates with CNO and Vice President of Nursing.
  • Serves as a member of the Nursing Leadership team.
  • Participates in the development and utilization of the nursing practice framework.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Current NY State RN License required
  • BSN, MSN, and Ph.D. or DNP required
  • Receive nursing-related national certification, Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) or Certified Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) within 3 years of hire/transfer
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in clinical nursing

Core Competencies:

  • Excellent Communication Skills (written & verbal)
  • Teamwork
  • Adaptability
  • Planning, Organization & Delegation Skills
  • Strong Problem Solving, Judgment & Decision-Making Skills
  • Stress Tolerance