Research Assistant
Radiant Research - Saint Petersburg, FL

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Radiant Research ( is comprised of 20 wholly-owned premier clinical research centers nationwide. Our clinical research centers provides a critical service to biopharmaceutical companies by recruiting study participants into clinical research, conducting the clinical research protocol and collecting the data necessary to support the safety and efficacy of the drug company's product to the FDA. Our client list includes every major pharmaceutical company and contract research organization and many biotechnology and medical device companies. Radiant's areas of study include: asthma/allergy, cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, general medicine, infectious disease, men's health, musculoskeletal, neurology, nutrition, OTC, psychiatry, pulmonary, rheumatology, urology, vaccines and women's health.

We are seeking a PRN Research Assistant for our St. Petersburg, Florida site. Working under the supervision of the Site Director, this position will be responsible for daily administrative and front desk duties in a research setting. The Research Assistant will also perform clinical tasks (i.e. phlebotomy, EKGs, vital signs, etc.).

Job Responsibilities include:
General Medical tasks, such as: measuring vital signs; pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height; collecting and processing lab specimens; preparing and giving injections; preparing treatment rooms; rooming patients; cleaning and sterilizing equipment;
General Office tasks, such as: answering phones and handling requests; contacting patients to verify appointments and describe studies; filing and documenting within patient charts; data entry into the company's operating system and case report forms; organize and order office supplies; organize and order medical supplies; other daily tasks as assigned by the site manager;
Becomes thoroughly familiar with the protocol, case report form, informed consent, source documentation and patient diary (when applicable), for the research studies;
Adhere to GCP, ICH, HIPAA, FDA Regulations and SOPs and maintain ongoing regulatory documents;
Ensures study related reports and patient results are reviewed by the Research Coordinator and/or investigator in a timely manner;
Generates reports for supervisor on patient enrollment and tracking;
Performs necessary functions as approved by Radiant Research, for the conduct of clinical research; and
Maintains strict confidentiality of patients, employees and company information at all times and adheres to HIPAA Guidelines.

A high school diploma (or equivalent) is required. An Associates or Bachelors degree in a science related field is preferred.
A Medical Assistant (MA) credential, or research experience is preferred.
Strong computer proficiency with MS Word and Excel is required.
Exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail and demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills required
Ability to work well with co-workers, peers, monitors and potential subjects and have a positive attitude.
Ability to effectively and efficiently handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality of patients, employees and company information at all times and adhere to HIPAA Guidelines.

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Radiant Research is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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