Coord Research Study

Winchester Hospital Burlington , MA 01803

Posted 6 months ago

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Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Position Summary:
Under the general supervision and direction of Research Coordinator, will be responsible for coordinating research studies for the CRA.

He/she will also be responsible for generating reports and statistical information relating to these assigned research studies, as well as general research administration duties. He or she will also provide a variety of support to the professional and support staff of the Lahey Clinic in the conduct of Clinical Trials.

Minimum Qualifications

Education and Training: College desirable or work equivalent.

Strong organizational and communication skills. Ability to function independently and to devise creative ways of obtaining information. Knowledge of medical terminology and medical practice.

Ability to interact with professional personnel at all levels. Knowledge of computer databases. Knowledge of computer word processing systems.

Licensure, Certification, Registration:

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities: Strong orginizational and communication skill, ability to function independtly and to devise creative ways of obtaining information, knowledge of medical terminology and medical practice, ability to interact with professional personnel at all levels, knowledge of computer databases and knowledge of computer word processing systems. In the absence of any of these skills, demonstrates the ability to be thoroughly trained to meet organizational standards.

Experience: At least six months clinical/hospital operations experience.

Can demonstrate the following experience: Report preparation; able to locate, organize and prepare medically related information for study purposes.


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