Intermountain Healthcare Clinical Research Associate - Intermountain Medical Center - Full time in Murray, Utah

Job ID:215517
Greater Salt Lake area

About Us

What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it’s realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve theextraordinary together .

Being a part of Intermountain Healthcare means joining with a world-class team of over 36,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment. Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible.

Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.

Job Description

The purpose of this position is to assist in duties and activities associated with supporting clinical research and research studies at Intermountain Healthcare. A key responsibility of this position is to provide support to clinical research coordinators, clinical investigators, physicians, nurses, department managers and other staff.

Essential Job Duties

The following will be done under direct supervision:

  • Assists in the screening participants by assessing eligibility for research protocols and potential for commitment to project.
  • Assists in the monitoring of participant progression throughout study and conduct evaluation at end of study.
  • Coordinate clinical patient information according to research protocols and assist the physician or residents with gathering pertinent clinical information.
  • Safely operate laboratory equipment and comply with all regulations.

Posting Specifics

  • Entry Rate: $17.85
  • Full time, 40 hours per week
  • Benefits Eligible

Minimum Requirements

  • Two years of research experience.
  • Experience using basic computer programs including word processing, database, spreadsheet applications and e-mail.
  • Experience using laboratory protocol, systems and documentation techniques.

Physical Requirements

  • Ongoing need for employee to see and read information, labels, monitors, etc. and to see to identify equipment and supplies and to utilize a wide variety of information including organizing and completing documentation and forms, accessing and entering computer information, and identifying needs and urgent issues.
  • Frequent interactions with patient care providers, patients, and visitors that require employee to verbally communicate as well as hear and understand spoken information, alarms, needs, and issues quickly and accurately.
  • Manual dexterity of hands and fingers to manipulate complex and delicate equipment with precision and accuracy. This includes frequent computer use and typing for documenting patient interactions, accessing needed information, operating telephones and other office equipment, including manipulating paper - requiring the ability to move fingers and hands.
  • Expected to bend, lift, and carry patient files, documents, equipment, and supplies.
  • Remain sitting or standing for long periods of time while interacting with others or to perform work on a computer, telephone, or other equipment.

Preferred Requirements

  • Associates Degree or higher.
  • Prior experience in healthcare.
  • Prior human subjects research experience

Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Additional Details:

Working Hours 40

Primary Work Location Intermountain Medical Center

Expertise Research / Specialty Services / Education

Job Type Full Time

Location US-UT-Murray