Johns Hopkins University Research Nurse in Baltimore, Maryland
CAPABLE Study RN
Classified Title: Research Nurse
Requisition #: 314437
Salary: $29.74 - $40.93 per hour
Status: Casual / On Call
School: School of Nursing
Location: School of Nursing
Location City: Baltimore
Location State: MD
Resume Required for Application: Yes
Area of Interest: Clinical / Medical
Contact: Human Resources - (410) 955-2990
This position will end in May 2018.
The CAPABLE Nurse will deliver the nursing component of the CAPABLE study. This is a home-based disability reduction trial with low-income older adults throughout Baltimore City.
CAPABLE includes a patient intervention of four home visits in which Nurse will:
Meet participants and conduct a semi-structured clinical interview to identify and prioritize problem areas relating to medications, pain, depression, strength and balance.
Assess and work on patient management of medication, pain, and depression for study participants.
Engage participants in problem solving to identify behavioral and environmental contributors to medication management, pain, and depression.
Reinforce strategy use, and review problem solving, refine strategy use, and provide education and resources to address future needs.
Individual must be a registered nurse, licensed in the State of Maryland or state where practicing.
Bachelor's degree in nursing or related discipline preferred.