The Clinical Research Coordinator I will be assisting the daily clinical operations of the Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiology PET laboratory within the Cardiology Division.
Responsible for screening and randomizing subjects for clinical research studies.
Work closely with the sponsors, including NIH and other imaging sites to make sure the quality control of cameras, acquisition and transfer of images are done according to the protocol.
Triage all clinical questions and concerns from patients, provide education support regarding different cardiac stress protocol, and obtain/review lab results under the direction of the NP or MD.
Responsible for ordering medications, documenting all clinical information in the electronic health record system, monitoring the phlebotomy room and supplies, and placing orders as needed.
Perform basic procedures as requested by treating physicians, which may include administering radio-isotopes.
Perform EKG's, check blood pressure, and conduct phlebotomy for designated patients.
Follow up on discharge patient phone calls.
Will be expected to get certified on all IRB courses required to participate in clinical research at Columbia University.
The selected candidate will be expected to conform to all applicable HIPAA and safety guidelines.
Other duties may be assigned as required.
Requires Bachelor's degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus three years of clinical research experience.
Must be a graduate of an approved Nuclear Technology Program or have B.S. Degree In Nuclear Medicine Technology.
New York State Medicine License from the Department of Health required.
American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) or Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist(CNMT) required.
BLS certification required.
Must possess excellent customer service skills in a high-pressure environment.
Highly effective written and verbal communication skills necessary.
ACLS certification preferred.
Two years of experience in cardiology or nuclear medicine preferred.
Participation in Medical Surveillance Program.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 502288
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