Please note one position will be located on the campus of Piedmont Fayetteville Hospital and one is located at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital.
JOB PURPOSE: Responsible for conducting Phase I, II, III and IV clinical trials for adult and geriatric patients within internationally accepted standards of knowledge and understanding of the research process and related regulations.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Develops and maintains basic competencies required to conduct clinical research.
2. Initiates studies.
3. Enrolls and manages study patient follow-up; to include identifying an appropriate licensed research staff member to enter all protocol required labs, tests, procedures and medication orders in the electronic medical record system timely and accurately.
4. Collects data.
5. Manages monitoring visits.
6. Manages administrative responsibilities, assists in training new CRC’s.
7. Assumes responsibility for maintaining own current competency file.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree from a recognized college or university in a science or health-related field.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: 2 years clinical research experience.
ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: Background in Cardiology or Transplant and/or clinical research experience. Certification as a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) preferred. Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) required.
Piedmont Healthcare is a system of five hospitals and 100 physician and specialist offices across greater Atlanta and North Georgia. For more than a century, Piedmont Healthcare has been a recognized leader in delivering expert care. Last year, Piedmont served nearly two million patients - performing over 44,000 surgeries, delivering 8,000 babies, providing 471,695 outpatient encounters, completing 235 organ transplants and handling nearly 250,000 emergency room visits.