CLINICAL RESEARCH ASSISTANT
Sentara Heart Hospital is seeking a Clinical Research Assistant to work with our Cardiac Research team. This position will be scheduled to work up to 25 hours a week Monday-Friday.
The Clinical Research Assistant will be responsible for assisting the Clinical Research Coordinators with the clinical trials; including the following activities: screening, enrolling, patient follow-up and study-related data entry. Will ensure protocol compliance by closely monitoring and documenting study subjects while on study. In addition, will assist with data and source documentation, adverse event reporting, and maintenance of regulatory/study binders. May also participate in writing, presenting and publishing results of studies in collaboration with physician investigator and clinical research coordinator; and may be trained to perform delegable tasks such as phlebotomy, 12-lead ElectrocardioGrams (EKGs), and patient vitals.
Bachelor's Level Degree - Experience in lieu of education: Yes
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Preferred: Cert Medical Assistant, Licensed Practical Nurse, Reg Medical Asst
Required: Active Listening, Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Mathematics, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Reading Comprehension, Science, Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, Speaking, Time Management, Writing
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
An Associate's Level Degree (Medical Assisting, Nursing, Medical Technology/Lab, Pharmacology, or Pharmaceutical Sciences), an active relevant license or certification, and two years of healthcare experience may be accepted in lieu of the Bachelor's Level Degree. CMA/RMA, LPN, or MLT as applicable.