Oct 02, 2020

Clinical Trial Nurse - Heart And Vascular Research

  • Swedish
  • Seattle, WA, USA

Job Description


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Clinical Trial Nurse (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Heart And Vascular Research Department at Swedish Research in Seattle, WA.

Independently coordinates research and administrative tasks in support of one or more research studies across multiple locations, and may require travel in your own vehicle. Works with study investigators and supervisor to address study-related issues. Backs up other coordinators as needed. May develop specialized research instruments and assist in the preparation of scientific manuscripts or presentations. May entail regular after-hours support, occasional on-call work and occasional overnight business travel.

In this position you will:

  • Support research studies by performing site and study initiation with sponsors; data management including completion and submission of Case Report Forms; measuring and enforcing patient compliance to study procedures; participating in and supporting sponsor monitor visits and audits by federal regulatory agencies.
  • Educate staff at clinics and hospital surrounding research protocols. Educate research staff and physicians regarding study requirements and patient status on trial.
  • Send out reminders to physicians and staff regarding study availability and eligibility criteria. Review charts to identify potential cases and consent patients for participation in study.
  • Conduct clinical evaluations as required (i.e., screening visit, drug administration); educate patient and their family regarding study procedures; educate investigators, sub-investigators or other study staff regarding study content and status.
  • Provide 24-hour on-call status for patients, investigators or other interested parties (if appropriate per specialty).


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing.
  • Applicants without a BSN degree must actively pursue and attain a BSN within five years of hire.
  • Continued employment by Swedish beyond five years is contingent upon attaining the BSN degree.
  • Registered Nurses employed by Swedish prior to December 1, 2012 are encouraged to pursue the BSN degree, but obtaining the degree will not be a condition of employment.
  • 2 years experience in a nursing specialty consistent with the specified research field
  • Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Washington.

About the Cherry Hill Campus:

What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish healthcare system..

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Nursing Informatics

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill Prof Office Bldg (WA196) 550 16th Ave Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 268026