Category: Academic Institute
Job Type: Full-Time
Posted Date: Nov. 24, 2021
At Houston Methodist, the Research Coordinator III position is responsible for coordinating the drive on multiple clinical research projects and/or for multiple Principal Investigators (PI), gathering patient data via methods specified in the study protocol and providing general administrative duties in support of the study. The Research Coordinator III position evaluates results of (or response to) process; summarizes data; may provide guidance to other level coordinators.
PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Job responsibilities labeled EF capture those duties that are essential functions of the job.
PEOPLE - 20%
SERVICE - 20%
QUALITY/SAFETY - 20%
FINANCE - 20%
GROWTH/INNOVATION - 20%
This job description is not intended to be all inclusive; the employee will also perform other reasonably related business/job duties as assigned. Houston Methodist reserves the right to revise job duties and responsibilities as the need arises.
o Bachelor’s degree
o Master’s degree preferred
o Five years of clinical research-related experience
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED
o Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) or Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
o Demonstrates the skills and competencies necessary to safely perform the assigned job, determined through on-going skills, competency assessments, and performance evaluations
o Sufficient proficiency in speaking, reading, and writing the English language necessary to perform the essential functions of this job, especially with regard to activities impacting patient or employee safety or security
o Ability to effectively communicate with patients, physicians, family members and co-workers in a manner consistent with a customer service focus and application of positive language principles
o Ability to work independently
o Capable of handling challenging/difficult situations
o Demonstrates sound judgment and executes above average analytical skills
o Exhibits strong interpersonal, teamwork and leadership skills with all levels of the
healthcare team and assures delivery of excellent customer service to all patients, visitors,
physicians and co-workers
o Adapts to multiple ongoing priorities with minimal supervision including, organizing work
flow and actively participating in problem-solving
Work Attire Yes/No
Business professional No
Other (dept approved) Yes
*Note that employees may be required to be on-call during emergencies (ie. Disaster, Severe Weather Event, etc) regardless of selection above.
May require travel within No
Houston Metropolitan area
May require travel outside No
of Houston Metropolitan area
**Travel specifications may vary by department.
Please note any other special considerations to this job: Patient care unit conditions,
Universal precautions required, significant potential for exposure to latex_ ________________________
A cornerstone of Houston Methodist's strategic vision as a source for leading care, Houston Methodist Academic Institute conducts ground breaking translational and clinical research to provide the best care to patients in our community and around the world. At Houston Methodist, fostering innovations with the potential for clinical application is at the very heart of what we do. Our interdisciplinary teams of clinicians and researchers are committed to streamlining the process of translating discoveries into treatments and cures for our patients.