AIDS Healthcare Foundation

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Research Nurse - South Africa

Research Nurse - South Africa

Req No 
2016-5775
Job Locations 
South Africa-Umlazi
Category 
Research
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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WHO WE ARE

AMAZING INDIVIDUALS WORKING FOR POSITIVE PEOPLE at AIDS Healthcare Foundation!

 

Does the idea of doing something that really makes a difference in people’s lives while being well-compensated intrigue you? Are you looking to work for an organization that encourages growth and success from each and every one of its employees?

 

If so, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the place for you!

 

Founded in 1987, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the largest specialized provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the nation. Our mission is to provide cutting edge medicine and advocacy, regardless of ability to pay. Through our healthcare centers, pharmacies, health plan, research and other activities, AHF provides access to the latest HIV treatments for all who need them.

  

AHF’s core values are to be:

 

• Patient-Centered

• Value Employees

• Respect for Diversity

• Nimble

• Fight for What’s Right

 

 

STILL INTERESTED? Please continue!

YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO OUR SUCCESS!

  • Responsible for carrying out research activities in accordance with the guidelines as provided by the project managers and researchers.
  • Conduct interviews, chart reviews and other data collection activities as required using a standardized questionnaire.
  • Collection of blood, urine and sputum sample and preparation of study samples for transport in accordance with infection control protocols.
  • Administration, recording and organization of short patient questionnaires in preparation for data analysis.
  • Tracking, recording and reporting of patient test results to relevant site authorities and patient, and organization and filing of patient data.
  • Record-keeping and data management, including keeping records of patients test results as      detailed in the study protocol. An electronic data management system will be used.
  • Communication with research project manager, relevant research study staff and hospital/clinic staff at site.
  • Tracking and requisition of necessary medical supplies for blood, urine and sputum sample collection.