RESEARCH CONSENTER

Location
Lewisburg, PA
Posted
Nov 11, 2016
Specialty
Research
Position Type
Permanent
  Location: SUSQ IMAG/AUTISM DEV MED INST

Work Schedule: Days

Work Type: FULL TIME

Hiring Manager: Carroll Flansburg

 

JOB SUMMARY:

Performs selected activities for a research project(s) including subject recruitment, data entry and data collection activities guided by written protocols. Approaches patients at clinical visits regarding participation in research studies.

Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of the system in its efforts to provide quality patient care and patient satisfaction.

Works under the supervision of the Research Project Manager as well as the project Principal Investigator as required.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

*1. Follow study protocols to determine subject eligibility, including conducting medical record review.

* 2. Approaches eligible patients to obtain consent to participate in the research study.

* 3. Assists with data collection activities including subject recruitment, contact and follow-up.

* 4. Conducts data entry and updates computer files used for project monitoring and data collection.

5. Assists in all recruitment activities associated with the biobanking projects.

6. Performs other duties as required or assigned by emergency or other operational reasons for which the employee is qualified to perform.

*Denotes essential job functions.

COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:

Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients and work in a clinical setting.

Demonstrated ability to work independently.

Demonstrated moderate to advanced computer skills required and will be assessed at time of hire.

Demonstrated knowledge of basic research methodology and research data collection preferred.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

High school diploma or equivalent with at least 1 year relevant experience required. 3 years relevant experience is preferred.

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Work is typically performed in an office or clinical environment. Some travel within the System may be required.

The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.

 

 

 

About Geisinger

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or follow the latest Geisinger news and more on Twitter and Facebook.

 

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver.  We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

 

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