Swedish Medical Center Research Coordinator II - Organ Care Research in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Research Coordinator II (1.0 FTE, Days) for Organ Care Research at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

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. Supports department financial performance through budgeting, billing and as directed. May develop specialized research instruments and assist in the preparation of scientific manuscripts or presentations. Exhibits increased productivity and independence relative to Research Coordinator I. Trains other research coordinators in the proper conduct of research studies and participates in quality control activities, 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

Qualifications:

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

  • Basic 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 a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details

https://caregiver.ehr.com

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: 208177