Research Associate Clinical I
Research Associate Clinical IRequisition Number:
CRA I ClinicalDepartment Name:
7H024:MCC - CLINICAL RESEARCH ORGWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$14.99-23.98/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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1 yrRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Requires handling of light-weight objects up to 10 pounds, sitting for long periods of time, some standing or walking.
Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.
Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm (40 hrs/wk).Job Summary:
The MCC-Clinical Research Organization seeks to hire a Research Associate Clinical I.
The primary responsibilities for this position include: obtain, abstract and collate data, reports, etc. related to studies; maintain and submit all reports, forms and updated records to groups required by study; assist in designing a system for organizing, planning and controlling workflow related to the conduct of clinical studies and protocols; coordinate flow of patient through clinical study or protocol, monitoring all events related to patient and communicating any pertinent information to PO and appropriate health professionals.
This position requires learning the basics of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and standard operating procedures (SOP); monitor safety and general well-being of all patients by exercising independent clinical judgment regarding patient care issues and protocol adherence; assist investigators with identification and recruitment of patients; ensure that per-study and eligibility requirements of the protocol have been met for patients.
Maintain cooperative and professional relationships with all Clinical Research participants; collaborate and consult with other health professional in planning care for study participation and to ensure protocol compliance; and other duties as assigned.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Microsoft Office Suite: MS windows, Outlook, Excel, and Word.
Planning and organization, communication (written and verbal), time management, BLS certification, phlebotomy training, ECG training.
Bachelor’s degree with five or more years of clinical research experience preferred.
SOCRA and/or ACRP certification preferred.
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