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Saltzer Health Research Coordinator in Nampa, Idaho

POSITION: Research CoordinatorLOCATION: Nampa, IDSTATUS: Full Time

Saltzer Health is growing and changing, but our values remain true to the vision of our founders. Since 1961, we have cared for generations. We believe in innovation, choice, cost transparency and convenience with a focus on providing quality care for our patients and their families. Join us and you?ll find a culture of teamwork, professionalism and mutual respect.

Saltzer Health is currently looking for a Research Coordinator to assist the physician in conducting research in any task related to the conduct of the study(s). This position works under direct supervision and license of the physician acting as the principal investigator, whose research activities are conducted under the FDA and Good Clinic Practice (GCP) Guidelines. Oversight will be provided by the Director of Research.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Attend investigator/coordinator training for each study

  • Review and familiarize self with study protocol and procedures

  • Receive and securely store test article inventory

  • Assemble source documents specific to each study you will be coordinating

  • Schedule subject visits per protocol in accordance with visit windows

  • Schedule ECGs and other tests as needed

  • Explain study protocol and answer any subject questions related to study participation

  • Review informed consent (following CFR and ICH Guidelines)

  • Weigh and measure patients

  • Take blood pressure, pulse, respirations, temperature

  • Obtain medical history for study subjects (including medication use history)

  • Organize and label lab specimen containers

  • Prepare laboratory requisition sheets

  • Process, package and ship all laboratory specimens to appropriate central laboratory

  • Assure adverse event reporting

  • Timely reporting of Serious Adverse events to Research Director, sponsor and IRB

  • Assure accurate source documentation

  • Record results of tests and patient visits into case report forms

  • Transmit data to study sponsor

  • Maintain all files, records and visit logs for individual subjects

  • Assist with screening and recruitment of eligible study subjects

  • Responsible for test article accountability

  • Monitor and record temperature range of refrigerator(s) daily

  • Prepare for site visits from study monitors

  • Willing and able to travel out of state for study investigator meetings

  • Must always portray professionalism in dress and communication

  • Willing to test for certification credential after two years of full-time work as a research coordinator

  • Fill in and assist other research staff during their absence or in times of need

  • Maintain current CPR Certification

  • Observe Universal Precautions and Safety Measures at all times

  • Follow all rules and regulations related to OSHA

  • Comply with HIPAA rules and regulations

  • Maintain patient confidentiality at all times; have situational awareness of those around you and your level of voice to ensure patient confidentiality

  • Follow policies and procedures related to confidentiality

  • Perform other tasks as needed

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Technical training in medical field or equivalent

  • Bachelor's degree or 4 years of relevant experience

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

  • Proficient in utilizing Microsoft Office programs, EMR and database management

  • Comfortable with patient management

  • Phlebotomy skills preferred

  • Current CPR certification from accredited program (BLS) acquired within six-months of hire date, and maintained certification

  • Hazardous material shipping training (e.g., IATA), or completion of accredited hazardous material training within two months of hire date

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary/compensation, including shift differential

  • Comprehensive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off (PTO), Holiday Pay and 401(k)

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