Job Ref: 24807
Talent Area: Research - Clinical
Houston Methodist Research Institute
Houston, TX 77030
Area/Department: Structural Heart Dis_Interv
Employment Type: Regular
Job Type: Full-Time
Organization: Houston Methodist
Work Shift: DAY
Work Week: M - F
Houston Methodist Research Institute was formed in 2004 to rapidly and efficiently translate discoveries made in the laboratory and the clinic into new diagnostics, therapies and treatments. The research institute was created to provide the infrastructure and support for these endeavors, and to house the technology and resources needed to make innovative breakthroughs in important areas of human disease. A 540,000 square foot building dedicated to research, the research institute houses over 1,500 staff and trainees, 277 principal investigators and has more than 840 ongoing clinical trials.
Assesses and qualifies patients for research study, collects patient data pertaining to study and enters into system. Monitors patient health for serious adverse events (SAE) and reports SAEs, if necessary.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED
CCRC or CCRP preferred.
SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
Knowledge of cardiovascular, coronary care, cardiac cath lab and clinical research required.
Requires effective communication skills.
Requires effective time management skills
Requires ability to understand and implement protocols.
Requires experience with computer database management.
Requires Microsoft Office skills.
Must be a self-motivated individual with the ability to think critically and work independently.
Requires strong interpersonal skills
Lifting, pushing or pulling required (minimum 50 lbs.)
An Activity Checklist (see final page)
Patient care unit conditions
Universal precautions required
Significant potential for exposure to Latex
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