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The technician will perform, or assist in performing, a variety of routine procedures related to the documentation, manual and computerized access, control, processing, and storage of data in support of the Long-Term Follow-Up (LTFU) Research Program in the Clinical Research Division. The incumbent works under direct supervision by the LTFU Supervisor. Non-routine decisions are referred to the Supervisor or other staff as appopriate.
Process data collection materials and forms following established guidelines. Send, track, log, and enter patient questionnaires and physician diagnostic checklists.
Maintain computerized and manual file systems, including entering and validation of patient information into the LTFU database.
Retrieve data and forms from computerized and manual files, including review and quality control of questionnaires complete by patients followed by the LTFU Program.
Code data collection materials following established guidelines. Identify problems, ambiguities, or inconsistencies and direct them to the Supervisor.
Key enter and verify completed material.
Perform routine data control procedures including the backing-up of data files and documentation.
Perform data cleaning under the direction of the Medical Director in preparation for analysis.
Maintain data confidentiality requirements.
Perform general clerical duties.
This job will require 25 hours per week.
High school graduation or GED
Minimum ofone year of experience in data entry with a minimum keyboard speed of 35 WPM
Experience in a job requiring attention to detail and accuracy
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At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, teams of world-renowned scientists and humanitarians work together to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other diseases. Researchers are discovering new ways to detect cancers earlier, improve treatments, and learn how to prevent cancers from growing. Although Fred Hutchinson opened its doors in 1975, its history began about 20 years before that. In 1962 Fred Hutchinson envisioned a center devoted to studying cancer, a disease that took his brother’s life. Today Fred Hutchinson is contributing to the next waves of breakthrough treatments and prevention strategies. Fred Hutchinson collaborates with the Seattle Cancer Alliance, the National Cancer Institute, and the University of Washington.