Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) / Research / St. Vincent's Riverside in Jacksonville, Florida

Job ID: 245015

Registered Nurse (RN) / Research / St. Vincent's Riverside

Jacksonville, Florida


Additional Job Information

Title: RN - Research

City, State: Jacksonville,FL

Location: SVM-St Vincent's Riverside

Department: Research Administration 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 80 hours,Bi-weekly

Marketing Statement

St. Vincent’s HealthCare, part of Ascension, is a faith-based, not-for-profit health system that has served the people of Jacksonville, Florida and the surrounding communities since 1873. From its humble beginning to its current status as a regional healthcare system, St. Vincent’s HealthCare is widely recognized for delivering personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The RN - Research coordinates administrative and clinical aspects of multiple research projects.


  • Collaborates with primary investigator, sponsor and research staff to plan, conduct and evaluate project protocols. Monitors and reports on progress of projects as necessary.

  • Assists with the recruitment of research study participants. Manages the handling and reporting of adverse events, compliance and other participant-related issues.

  • Coordinates the preparation and delivery of departmental communications, presentations and marketing/educational materials.

  • Collaborates to ensure compliance with the quality assurance process and with applicable regulations and standards. Assists with responding to and preparing for site visits and audits.

  • Assists with the development and implementation of policies, procedures, standards and initiatives for the department.

  • Drafts, negotiates, and edits research project contracts. Monitors the status of active contracts for renewal, termination and fulfillment of contractual obligations.

  • Maintains knowledge of applicable statutory, regulatory, and administrative requirements and ensures departmental compliance with same.

  • Serves as a liaison between research and other departments including purchasing, accounting, and human resources to coordinate all required activities for supportive services.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • One or more of the following:

  • Licensed Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner credentialed from the Florida Department of Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Florida Department of Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Diploma

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professsional nursing required Bachelor's degree in nursing (BSN) preferred

Work Experience:

  • 3+ years clinical experience required; research experience preferred.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking the "Apply Now" button. To apply later, return to the Employment page at

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment Kiosks in the following locations:

St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside, adjacent to Human Resources Employment and Employee Relations, Suite 1102 located at 1 Shircliff Way, Jacksonville, FL 32204 or at St. Vincent's Medical Center Southside in Human Resources, Suite 220 located in the Roger Main Building, 2nd floor, 4203 Belfort Road, Jacksonville, FL 32216

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9). This law applies to individuals hired, including PRN, part-time and temporary employees and students.

Additionally, St Vincent's Healthcare is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is a web based program administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS Verification Division, and the Social Security Administration that supplements the current I-9 eligibility verification process. The program determines whether the information provided by the new hire matches government records and whether the new hire is authorized to work in the United States.