Do you have a passion for ensuring the highest quality of patient care? Would you like to take your nursing career to the next level at one of the top ten medical facilities in the United States? Your compassion and clinical competencies will be utilized to their fullest in this dynamic full-time Registered Nurse position. Please consider applying to one of the best places to work in Southern California. We would be happy to hear from you!
At Cedars-Sinai, the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute doesn't treat all cancers the same. There are more than 20 cancer centers, programs or specialized services that specialize in treatment and leading edge research into specific forms of cancer. These centers and programs provide patient centered care and state-of-the-art diagnostic, therapeutic and surgical procedures. The Blood & Marrow Transplant program has completed more than 1,500 stem cell and bone marrow transplant procedures since it was established two decades ago and performs about 140 transplants a year.
Overall responsibilities for this CAR T-cell Quality Assurance position cover the areas of project development/coordination, quality and performance improvement activities with clinical staff and ancillary departments, regulatory/accreditation compliance oversight, integration of all clinical staff education required for compliance with the overall CAR T-cell QA program, creating compliance reports that meet FACT CAR T-cell accreditation standards and FDA REMS program requirement for each product.
Summary of Essential Duties:
All documentation and compliance activities are reported at CAR-T workgroup, SOP, QA, and morbidity/mortality meetings. Evidence of entire clinical team participation is documented for each report, SOP, QA/QC project, etc.
Coordinate site audits and training for each CAR-T cell product implementation for Heme malignancies, solid tumors as well as other non-CAR T-cell cellular therapies such as Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes.
Collaborate with clinical research team for all clinical trials and ensures required research activities and associated compliance metrics are documented to conform with FACT requirements specific to these therapies. Maintains records in a format that is ready to summarize for each RFI required to maintain our insurance contracts.
Collaborate with all ancillary staff to document FDA REMS safety training. Maintain education records and perform all audits required by the manufacturer. Submit Quarterly and Annual audits per each manufacturer's requirements.
Document and maintain safety and toxicity records for each infusion, prepare reports and conducts CAR T-cell specific clinical performance improvement meetings.
Write and maintain all SOPs per manufacturer, FDA, and FACT requirements. Ensure all clinical members are trained on each SOP.
Current, unrestricted California RN License required
ONS Oncology Certified Nurse certification preferred
BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required
A minimum of 3 years of acute care nursing experience required
At least 2 years of recent experience in Oncology required
Bone marrow/stem cell transplant experience preferred
Proficiency with Microsoft Office required
Keywords: Registered Nurse, RN, Cancer, Oncology, Bone Marrow, T-Cell, Infusion, Healthcare, Hospital, Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, California
Working Title: Clinical Program Coordinator - BMT Quality Assurance (Registered Nurse)
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.