Summary: The Clinical Data Manager I manages all aspects of clinical data. This individual interprets, abstracts, and submits comprehensive, accurate data relating to study subjects by abstracting data as required by the study protocol and/or clinical trial sponsor, verifies and updates all information compiled and enter data into the application in a timely manner, and performs coding of adverse events or other designed medical diagnosis, injury, and/or procedures as directed by protocol, as required. This individual Acts as a resource for other research staff evaluating study-related data.
Qualifications: This position requires an individual with a combination of education and experience from which a sound foundation of medical terminology and understanding of clinical practice can be acquired. Therefore, this position requires one of the following:
BSN with 5+ years of clinical healthcare experience -OR- a Master's degree in appropriate field with 3+ years of relevant clinical healthcare experience or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated clinical healthcare experience from which strongly comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired.
Additional Experience Should Include:
Computer proficiency in word processing, Excel, and database systems.
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Ability to exercise independent judgment with strong analytical capabilities.
Flexibility and adaptability to change.
Excellent interpersonal and oral, written, and electronic interpersonal communication skills.
Knowledge of research terminology, and governmental rules and regulations preferred.
Knowledge and understanding of operational, logistical and administrative requirements of research studies preferred.
Data and/or abstracting experience required.
Experience as a Health Information Technician preferred.
Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification
Licensed for clinical practice (e.g., RN or allied health) preferred.
Internal Number: 40586
About Cook Children's Medical Center
Cook Children's Health Care System is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of eight entities – a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services Inc., and Health Foundation.Cook Children's Medical Center Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the integrated system has more than 60 primary and specialty care offices throughout North Texas. Its service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing nearly half the state.Cook Children's traces its roots back to 1918, but throughout its continual change and robust growth, it still embraces an inspiring promise – to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. To live up to this promise, Cook Children's combines the art of caring with the use of leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child, every day.History – Cook Children's has a rich history of nearly a century of caring for children.Our Promise – Knowing that every child's ...life is sacred, it is the promise of Cook Children's to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.Companies – Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Cook Children's is a not-for-profit organization that is comprised of eight nationally recognized companies.Community Health Outreach – Cook Children's Community Health Outreach works together with over 150 partner organizations to improve the safety and health of at-risk children through education, disease and injury prevention and support.Clinical Research – Cook Children's is home to a skilled team of research-minded physicians, nurses and health care professionals and administrators who drive our commitment to excellent clinical care and the search for medical advances.Public Relations – Cook Children's Public Relations works with national and local media outlets, produces Cook Children's publications, coordinates special events and helps develop key relationships within the community.Contractor & Vendor Information – Cook Children's contractors and vendors must ensure their employees are knowledgeable about working with our organization.Sponsorship guidelines – Cook Children's sponsors a select number of events that are strongly aligned with its promise to improve the health of every child in the region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.