Swedish Medical Center Research Coordinator I - Clinical Trials Research in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Research Coordinator I (1.0 FTE, Day shift) to work in Clinical Trials Research at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Research Coordinator I coordinates research supporting our perinatal bio-repository and surgical studies. This position will be a part of a team working on a federally funded surgical outcomes study and several foundation funded perinatal research projects. This position will also support investigator initiated research in urological surgery. Experience with electronic medical records, databases and record abstraction an asset. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working independently and with a high level of autonomy.

In this position you will:

  • Explain research studies to patients and obtain informed consent. Help collect and process research specimens – blood, urine and tissue. Administer study questionnaires and collect health information from participants.

  • Abstract clinical data from the medical record for research evaluation

  • Assist in the preparation of scientific manuscripts and presentations

  • Participates in quality control activities

  • Work with an experienced team of coordinators and nurses supporting important research in a wide variety of clinical areas.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree required, preferably in Science, Healthcare, or related field. Significant experience in research coordination can be substituted for education

  • Minimum one year of experience in related field

  • Basic knowledge of FDA research policies

  • Familiar with research protocols and standard study requirements

About the First HillCampus:

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus

is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one

of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington State and

houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed

each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region;

volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in

the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Research

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 208514