Posting Summary: The Robert M. Berne Cardiovascular Research Center seeks multiple Clinical Research Coordinator Trainees (Licensed RN) to perform a wide range of clinical research duties. Incumbent performs analytical, technical, and professional-level work. Incumbent is trained and supervised in the screening and recruitment of subjects for clinical research primarily in cardiology modalities, obtaining informed consent, collection and organization of clinical research data, communication with the IRB and applicable regulatory bodies, interaction with the clinical and research team, and on-going communications with study subjects.
The successful licensed candidate is required to have an Associate's degree or higher and RN licensure. All degrees and licensures must be received prior to start date. Although experience is not required, preference will be given to those with healthcare, clinical, or research-based experience. Applicant must have the ability to work in a complex environment; ability to interact with patients, families, physicians, and ancillary personnel as well as research committees and outside sponsor personnel; and the ability to work accurately with attention to detail. Competency in MS Office (Word, Excel) is required.
After one year, the incumbent will be reviewed by CVRC management to assess performance based on an established training plan to determine if eligible to be promoted to a CRC - Licensed.
Required Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Required
Required Specific Degree/Training: Associate's degree or higher and RN licensure.
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: Not a Requirement
Required Minimum Level of Experience: None
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: None
Required License or Certification: Registered Nurse
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Ability to manage multiple clinical trials simultaneously. 2. Ability to interact with patients, families, physicians, and ancillary personnel, as well as research committees and outside sponsor personnel. 3. Ability to work accurately with attention to detail. 4. Working knowledge of HIPAA regulations. 5. Ability to follow patient safety regulations. 6. Proficient knowledge of medical terminology. 7. Knowledge of Good Clinical Practices for research.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Working Knowledge of Federal and State Regulations as they apply to the conduct of clinical research is preferred.
Required Computer Applications: MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
Internal Number: 353_86134
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