Research Coordinator

Job Req ID: 166734

Position Number: 00163627

Employment Type: Full Time

Shift: Variable/On Call

Shift Details: Monday-Friday 1st Shift, some weekend call

Standard Hours: 40.00

Department Name: OPR Internal Medicine

Location: Therapeutic Research and Devel

Location Details:  Various locations near CMC

Carolinas HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more information, please visit



Job Summary
Manages protocols to ensure the safety of patients and quality of clinical trial data. Prepares and submits Institutional Review Board (IRB) paperwork and maintains all related regulatory document submissions.

Essential Functions
  • Assists in providing patient education regarding the nature of their disease and the benefits and risks of participating in a clinical drug trial.
  • Determines protocol-related needs to conduct the trial and orders supplies and equipment.
  • Recruits and screens potential patients and obtains informed consent.
  • Assists in providing patient education and benefits and risks of participating in a clinical drug trial.
  • Designs organizational tools and forms to facilitate accurate data collection and recordkeeping.
  • Conducts in-service programs, summarizes study schedule to assist in understanding and implementing a protocol.
  • Manages research funds.
  • Schedules patient visits and laboratory and diagnostic test procedures.
  • Coordinates drug shipments, storage, and accountability with pharmacy.
  • Reviews trends, problems encountered, patient adverse events, and patient progress.
Physical Requirements
Works in clinical care areas and office environments. May be required to travel. Requires close, personal contact with patients, handling of blood and body fluids, walking, sitting, standing, lifting, handling of charts, supplies and equipment, and operation of a keyboard and computer. Responsibility to work in a safe manner.

Education, Experience and Certifications
Bachelors Degree and research experience required. Masters Degree preferred.


At Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.


As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.


Posting Notes: Not Applicable

Carolinas HealthCare System is an EOE/AA Employer

Carolinas HealthCare
Full time
Charlotte, NC 28203, US