The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF) is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator to join its outstanding research team in the specialty area of Cardiology. Now in its 36th year, MHIF is one of the leading non-profit cardiovascular and vascular research and education institutions in the country. We exist to create a world without heart disease and our mission is to improve people’s lives through the highest quality cardiovascular research and education. Staffed with nearly 70 high caliber employees, we conduct cutting-edge clinical research and transformative community research.
As a Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC), you will provide support, coordination and leadership for research studies that may involve industry sponsored Phase I, II, III and IV clinical trials, drug, biologic, device, government-funded clinical research and investigator-initiated clinical research. You will be responsible for ensuring smooth, accurate progress of studies from the planning and approval stages through study completion and post-study closure. You will also recruit and screen study participants; help facilitate continued participation; abstract data from medical records and other sources; identify, document and assist with Institutional Review Board (IRB) mandated reporting; develop and ensure compliance with study protocols; and participate in the planning, development and budgeting for clinical trials.
Successful candidates must have an Associate or Bachelor’s degree in healthcare-related field, biomedical science or nursing and a minimum of two years clinical experience (cardiovascular experience preferred). All applicants should have proficiency in MS Office, Outlook and electronic medical record systems e.g. Epic. We are looking for individuals with strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills with a history of working collaboratively as part of a team, strong attention to detail, demonstrated critical thinking, and problem solving and decision making abilities. Candidates must also possess the ability to handle multiple priorities and be results oriented.
Preference will be given to candidates with a valid Minnesota RN license, research experience and Certified Clinical Research Coordinator/Professional (CCRC or CCRP) certification.
Additional Salary Information: We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.
About Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation
The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation aims to create a world without heart and vascular disease. Our efforts are focused on improving the cardiovascular health of individuals and communities through innovative research and education.