As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
The primary function of the Clinical Research Technician is to support Principle Investigators and study coordinators in the day-to-day conduct of clinical research protocols affiliated with the Center for Pharmacogenomics & Translational Research (CPTR). The position encompasses a broad spectrum of organizational, interpersonal and technical skills including competencies in basic and specialized computer software. The position will work as a recruiter to assist with subject recruitment and general clinical research activities for the CPTR/Asthma studies.
Responsible for recruiting subjects for research studies. This includes, but not limited to, phone screenings, patient chart review, in person screenings when required and other printed advertising as needed.
Innovative thinking to develop new ideas and increase recruitment as needed.
Responsible for developing phone-screening forms based on protocol specifications.
Complete daily chart review on scheduled patients on clinic schedules to find potential subjects.
(Proficiency with EMR preferred) Patient scheduling, visit preparation, maintenance of recruitment and study files as needed/required.
Assist recruitment events and attend recruitment events as needed.
Flexible work schedule (may include some nights/weekend hours)
Medical, telemarking /sales background
Accepts and gives feedback, gives accurate information and maintains ongoing communication with PI, Study Coordinators and other team members to ensure project flow.
Defines duties, sets priorities, manages resources prudently, and maintains the highest possible standards for work quality
Schedules time efficiently, ability to set and meet deadlines, and ability to maintain multiple open projects
Computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Power Point and data entry into various Web based study databases.
Thinks pro-actively and provides clear verbal and written instruction to other research technician colleagues.
High school diploma or equivalent required
1-2 years experience in a medical or clinical research setting
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.