The Department of Pediatrics is seeking a Clinical Coordinator II to join our team in a full time position. Columbia University Medical Center's Department of Pediatrics is a world leader in providing care for children. Our mission areas include Healthcare, Education and Research. We offer care for our patients in over 25 specialty areas as well as individualized care for complex cases. Our Residency, Fellowship and Graduate programs are among the best in the Nation. Our Clinical, Translational and Basic Science research features collaborations across specialties and stretches from the bench to bedside. We also have several active Clinical trials available to our patients. This position will support the department by providing specialized care in the Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Center and Pulmonology setting.
Assist with post-CF visit follow-up; provide education and support either during or post visits
Oversee discharge instructions for hospitalized patients with CF
Provide outpatient nursing support such as fielding calls from families with medical questions or concerns
Quality Improvement (QI) Coordinator: Participate and willing to present in QI meetings and conferences. Oversee and coordinate the various QI projects.
Coordinating all clinical aspects of multiple clinical research studies and clinical trials, in collaboration with study Principal Investigator and research team. Data entry for CF Foundation's registry. Identification and communication of qualified research participants with the research coordinator. Coordinate diagnostic procedures, as per study protocols.
Function as liaison with other departments, data coordination centers, clinical research organizations and external agencies.
Perform pulmonary function tests and allergy skin testing.
Other duties as assigned.
Requires bachelor's degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus four years of related experience
Valid NYS nursing license please two years of experience in clinical experience and quality improvement projects, preferably in a pediatric setting
Must be able to work in a fast-paced and diverse environment, and demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills
Must have strong time management skills, strong multi-tasking abilities and the ability to exercise good judgement
Previous experience with pediatric populations and asthma is preferred
Experience with Patient Billing
Experience working with Infectious Agents: Sputum samples, blood
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 504124
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