Swedish Medical Center Research Coordinator II - Organ Care Research in Seattle, Washington
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
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
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.
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.
Job Category: Research
Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 208177