Clinical Research Coordinator, Non-licensed
- Location: Charlottesville, VA
- Posted: Jul 15, 2019
Clinical Research Coordinators, Non-Licensed, work closely with study subjects and other research staff and are involved in most steps of the research trial process. They function under the Principal Investigator's medical license and cannot perform any tasks that by state or local law require a medical license to perform. They work independently and have the authority to adapt methods and procedures to meet the needs of the clinical trial. They are focused on the long term goals of clinical research trial and process.
The Division of Cardiology seeks a Non-licensed Clinical Research Coordinator. We are beginning an exciting new Clinical Trial of predictive monitoring software and require a team of CRCs to be present during morning rounds to present risk scores on each hospitalized patient to rounding clinicians. Additionally the team will perform chart reviews to determine outcomes of these patients and enter the outcomes into a REDCap database, and educate clinicians on interpretation of the predictive monitoring software. Incumbent works closely with non-research clinical care providers in the performance of the clinical trial; collects and verifies accuracy of clinical research data; prepares appropriate documentation; and ensures compliance with protocol guidelines and IRB requirements. The incumbent is responsible for ensuring that all regulatory requirements are met and for maintaining the highest levels of quality possible.
Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) and/or RN is preferred, but not required. Candidate must have excellent interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to plan and execute tasks; strong organizational skills; the ability to clearly articulate specific information to clinicians. Preference is given to candidates with a working knowledge of clinical research and/or acute care hospital patients and medical terminology. Excellent oral communication and the ability to keep detailed records are essential.
This position is restricted and contingent upon the continuation of funding.
Education: Bachelor's degree
Experience: At least one year.
Licensure: Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) with four years experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
The job requires being on your feet in the hospital attending rounds and walking some distance to attend meetings, and programs. Additionally, sedentary work at computers is required.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physicians Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.
- Full time