Clinical Research Specialist-RN-WVU Medicine Heart and Vascular Institute
July 31, 2018
Morgantown, West Virginia
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
4 Year Degree
POSITION SUMMARY: Coordinates and manages clinical trials/protocols within the Department ensuring adherence to protocol requirements and regulatory guidelines. Manages the implementation, system administration and maintenance of patient databases including but not limited to the collection, analysis, and reporting of patient outcomes data. As the primary resource for the protocols, the Clinical Research Specialist will act as a liaison between the investigators, primary care providers, the Institutional Review Board (IRB), the sponsor, study subjects and study team. Along with the investigator, the CRS will screen, enroll and follow study subjects, ensuring protocol compliance and close monitoring while the subjects are on study. In addition, the CRS will assist the Primary Investigator with all aspects of data and source documentation, adverse experience reporting and maintenance of complete regulatory files. In additionally the CRS will be responsible for patient education, case management with follow up phone calls, tracking of costs per case and clinical outcomes.
EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR LICENSURE:
Bachelor of Science Nursing
License to practice professional nursing in the state of WV
Certification by the Association of Clinical Research Personnel (ACRP) within 3 years of hire
3 years clinical experience
2 years research experience
Internal Number: Requisition Number 18-399
About WVU Medicine
WVU Medicine is West Virginia’s leading provider of advanced medical and surgical care. Employees exhibit knowledge, commitment, compassion, and excellence. We offer competitive pay and benefits because we want to attract and keep the best employees who will share our commitment to the highest quality patient care. Pursuing a career at WVU Medicine means you have access to many challenging and rewarding opportunities in clinical and non-clinical areas.