Chu Vision Institute (CVI) is a premier research organization that provides patients the opportunity to receive advanced ophthalmological care through participation in clinical research trials.
At Chu Vision Institute, the Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) plays a critical and essential role in our ground-breaking clinical research studies. This position is primarily responsible for coordination, organization and implementation of research studies in compliance with study protocol, SOPs, and state and federal regulations. The CRC will be expected to maintain open, clear, and effective communication with the physicians, patients, study sponsors, Institutional Review Board, and internal management.
Responsibilities: Maintaining the integrity and overall quality of assigned clinical research trials • Successful recruitment and enrollment of study participants ensuring consistency in data quality and integrity. • Schedule subject visits and coordinate physicians/other staff availability. • Complete and document study visit procedures including: • Obtain informed consent, explain study procedures and conduct patient interviews. • Scheduling study visits • Manage study related essential/regulatory documents. • Ensure proper inventory level of study supplies. • Coordinate/schedule sponsor monitoring visits and audits. • Maintain protocol compliance and timeline adherence. • Responsible for regulatory compliance: • Maintain compliance of GCP, HIPAA, OSHA, IATA, Internal SOP, Protocol, state and local regulations as required. • Follow regulation and protocol established for each study. • Maintain and safeguard the confidentiality of all patient data as well as other pertinent information acquired during the performance of their job duties.
Preferred Qualifications • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience • SOCRA CCRP or ACRP certification preferred • Experience in an Ophthalmology research setting preferred, but not required • Knowledge and understanding of the principals of good clinical practices including ethical issues, patient rights, regulations and guidelines for clinical research. Experience and knowledge with IRB submissions, FDA regulations, data collections, • Knowledge and understanding of general medical terminology; clinical methods, procedures, and applications. • Excellent written and verbal communication skills - must be comfortable and effective in communicating with potential study participants from a diverse population. • Broad Clinical research knowledge • Must be self-sufficient, detail-oriented, and able to identify problems and solve them.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive wage and benefits package including paid holidays, PTO, health benefits, and 401K
About Chu Vision Institute
An experienced surgeon, and the best technology, combined with a team dedicated to patient comfort and satisfaction has made Chu Vision the vision correction leader in Minnesota.
We take pride in providing a wide range of vision correction options so that we can personalize each patients care based on their unique needs. Patient experience is our first priority and each member of our team takes the time to connect to connect with patients, learn their goals and educate them on their options.
Having participated in over 85 FDA clinical trials, we offer a world-class research department with an experienced, dedicated team of professionals. The research department has received numerous awards and accolades for excellence in research and clinical trial execution.