At DaVita Clinical Research (DCR), a contract research organization, a wholly owned subsidiary of DaVita Inc., we use our extensive, applied database and real-world healthcare experience to assist pharmaceutical and medical device companies in the design, recruitment and completion of retrospective, prospective and pragmatic clinical trials.
DCR's scientific and clinical expertise spans the lifecycle of product development with more than 175 client companies over the last 30+ years. Unlike most contract research organizations, we are part of an integrated company that provides healthcare. This unique structure enables us to integrate real-world experience and de-identified data with our operational excellence, superior customer service, and flexibility. From clinical trial design and execution to health outcomes research and publication planning, we offer a range of services to help with
your project, regardless of where it is in the product life cycle.
The Clinical Study Coordinator (Research Coordinator) serves to aid in the coordination, management and conduct of clinical research in DCR's Late Phase Renal research operations at regional study sites.
This position will coordinate and execute all aspects of last phase clinical trials in the Bronx, NY area.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Works autonomously to manage day to day operations at one or several research sites.
Delivers or exceed project enrollment targets for clinical research studies at their site.
Conduct study visits while strictly adhering to the sponsor's protocol to provide quality data to the client.
Ensures accurate and timely data entry into the electronic data entry systems and resolution of all data queries to meet project timelines for database lock. Or delegates to research assistant if available.
Demonstrates compliance with good clinical practice (GCP) and applicable law, and verifies that study teams comply with GCP and applicable law.
Demonstrates adherence to DCR standard operating procedures and policies and with the standards customary in the clinical research industry.
Assists the DCR project team in resolution of any challenges.
Accountable for the successful execution of clinical studies.
Participates in study site selection and placement of clinical studies.
Supports the study team to deliver or exceed project enrollment targets for clinical research studies at their site.
Responsible for accurate and timely data entry into the electronic data entry systems.
Responsible for timely resolution of all data queries to meet project timelines for database lock.
Understands and promotes compliance with all applicable healthcare and research regulations
Serves as a liaison between the Investigators, study sponsors and DaVita facility teammates. i.e. Responsible for building a rapport with DaVita Dialysis unit teammates to maintain their engagement in clinical research projects. Resolve issues in the units as they pertain to research studies.
Bachelor's degree strongly preferred
Minimum 2 years of clinical research experience or equivalent experience is required
Experience coordinating late phase (phase 2, 3, 4) clinical trials. Pharma clinical trial experience (trials sponsored by pharmaceutical companies) is strong preferred
Ability to manage multiple projects, meet deadlines, and adjust priorities appropriately in an evolving work environment with shifting time frames; self-starter with high degree of initiative, urgency, and follow through.
Commitment to and role model of DaVita's values with ability to demonstrate those positively and proactively to patients, teammates, management, physicians, and/or vendors (Village Service Partners) in everyday performance and interactions
Travel required up to 10% depending on business needs.
Experience in managing confidential information and/or issues using discretion and judgment.
Here is what you can expect when you join our Village:
A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.
Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
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