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Responsible for administration, oversight, management, implementation and accountability of clinical research, data collection activities and clinical operations for the Neurosurgery Clinical Research program. Coordinates project activities, regulatory approvals, contracting and is accountable for assigned research cost center budget.
Principal Duties and Accountabilities:
Provides financial oversight and management of research requiring expertise in clinical trial billing practices, time and effort reporting and research compliance including CMS regulations associated with cost analysis for billable services and HIPAA obligations.
Acts as the primary program manager/liaison and works closely with UACC and SJHMC staff including physician leaders and various working groups and oversight committees. A strong working knowledge of GCP, DHHS, FDA and OIG regulations is required along with any and all applicable federal and state regulations and institutional policies.
Utilizes clinical knowledge, good clinical practices, research experience and knowledge of government billing regulations as well as Dignity Health policies and procedures to evaluate the study and its level of appropriateness within Dignity Health
Coordinates the process flow of a study from initial AE approval to IRB through the final AE sign off. Facilitates feasibility and IRB review and approvals between multi-sites based upon governing policies.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree or a combination of education and/or additional job related experience in lieu of the degree.
Minimum of five (5) years of clinical research experience with a minimum of two (2) years of clinical research management
Internal Number: 2018-64187
About Dignity Health Research Institute - Arizona
At Dignity Health, we believe research is the cornerstone of every cure. We believe research provides opportunity to improve quality of life, an opportunity to improve health care for the next generation, an opportunity to find a cure. And we believe that connecting people and our patients with that opportunity is a basic tenet of humankindness.
Dignity Health offers more than 1,000 active clinical trials and research protocols to patients in California, Nevada, and Arizona.
Our investigators are among the nation’s most renowned doctors in their fields and are supported by dedicated staff.
The Dignity Health Research Institute team participates in multi-center, national and international clinical research trials, including many National Institutes of Health studies. The team also works in conjunction with highly-regarded academic institutions across the country. The ongoing growth both in trial volume and trial diversity represents a significant opportunity to patients and doctors, both within our care sites and in the communities we serve.
The mission of the Dignity Health Research Institute is to support continued innovation with the goal of finding new ways to provide t...imely and effective treatment to patients.
To learn more about the Dignity Health Research Institute ARIZONA region please call 866-367-4373 or DHRIAZ@DignityHealth.org