Swedish Health Services Research Coordinator II - Clinical Trials Research in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Research Coordinator II (1.0 FTE, Day shift) for Clinical Trials Research at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.
The Resarch Coordinator Licensed Registered Medical Assistant independently coordinates research and administrative tasks in support of one or more research studies, works with study investigators and supervisor to address study-related issues, backs up other coordinators as needed, and supports department financial performance through budgeting, billing and as directed.
In this position you will:
Conduct subject study visits including: collection of vital signs, subject signs and symptoms, adverse events, current medications, medication changes and medical histories
Maintain knowledge related to standard precautions, disposing of biohazards and rules related to performing waived CLIA tests
Collect urine, fecal, bucal, breath, and hair specimens per study protocol and conduct protocol required Point of Care testing in accordance with institutional, state and protocol guidelines
Transport specimens to lab for processing and shipping, according to study protocol
Prepare patients and assist with study related examinations and procedures
Perform other study procedures in accordance with the protocol after appropriate training and authorization by the Study Investigator
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s degree or significant experience in research coordination
Washington State Medical Assistant-Registered will be required with Swedish Medical Center facility application completed within 7 days of hire. Must obtain active license within 60 days of hire
Advanced knowledge of FDA research policies, other applicable federal regulations and/or GCP guidelines
Expertise in standard office software packages (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
Familiar with and comfortable with research methodology and the “scientific method”: for conducting research projects
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) or similar professional research certification
About the First Hill Campus
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 comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. 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.
Job Category: Research
Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 298939