FPD Nursing Vacancies – Research Nurse

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Job Description:

Purpose of this role is to ensure best practice data collection, clinical assessments, collection of specimens and client care according to research site protocols.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Refer participants to local clinic and hospital or accompany participants to the referral site.
  • Perform vital signs and report abnormal values to Medical Officers (MOs).
  • Inform Medical Officers of all clinical matters including AEs/SAEs that need attention.
  • Administer family planning methods.
  • Processing and transport of biological samples (back up).
  • Obtain all venous bloods, sputum, or other samples as per study specific protocol.
  • Perform clinical procedures including physical assessments, pregnancy testing, STI testing, urine tests.

Job Requirements:

  • Proficiency in reading, speaking, and writing Xhosa and English.
  • Willingness to work irregular hours, including weekends, if required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Valid code 08 driver’s license and own vehicle.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Diploma in Primary Health Care or similar.
  • IUD/Contraceptive implant insertion and removal training.
  • Dispensing certificate.
  • Diploma in General Nursing.

Job Details:

Company: Foundation For Professional Development – FPD

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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