RESEARCH OPERATIONS ADMINISTRATOR
The Research Operations Administrator is responsible for leading the office of clinical trials for Covenant Health, acting as a single point of access for all physicians and facilities wishing to conduct human subject research within the health system. This position will coordinate interactions between principle investigators, sponsors and Covenant facilities to review and negotiate study protocols, evaluate budgets, and in coordination with internal counsel, review contracts related to clinical trials and research protocols.
The Coordinator will also be responsible for the working closely with the revenue cycle team to assure appropriate patient and vendor billing. In addition, this position will be the administrative leader of the Institutional Review Board (IRB), responsible for planning, organizing and managing the daily operations of the Covenant Health System IRB.
This position is also responsible for collaborating with research coordinators to identify subjects receiving services at Covenant facilities and works with the billing departments to ensure all research accounts are coded and billed correctly and within compliance of CMS, OHRP, FDA and other entities governing research.
None specified; will accept any combination of formal education and/or prior work experience sufficient to demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skill and ability needed to perform the essential tasks of the job, typically such as would be equivalent to an Associate's degree. Preference may be given to individuals possessing an Associate's degree in a directly-related field from an accredited college or university.
Two-three (2-3) years of clinical research experience required. Experience with IRB and CITI training preferred
Licensure Requirement: None