Tower Health
Clinical Research Coordinator
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Philadelphia Map
Posted: 05/15/2020
Closing: 06/14/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 3 year(s)
Tower Health
Job description

About the Organization

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our seven hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown; and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.



Responsibilities

You will:

Provide clinical research coordinator supportive services to researchers within the assigned departments. 

Provide the required elements necessary to retain regulatory and ethical compliance with all aspects of the clinical trial process.

Coordinate the full clinical trials process from inception to close of the study for 10-15 studies at a time.

Serve as the primary point of contact for study participants and sponsors.

Occaisionally travel for meetings with the study sponsor.



Qualifications

You have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Health-related field, preferrably nursing
  • Certification in Clinical Research Coordinator/Associate, Preferred
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience working in a clinical research environment that involve investigational drug and device trials; 5 years preferred.
  • Safety Reporting and IRB Document submission experience
Clinical Research Coordinator