Job Details

Requisition Number 17-0180
Post Date 9/20/2017
Title Research Medical Assistant
City Portland
State OR

The Research Medical Associate I position brings an essential component to the CODA research team by collecting and processing biologic specimens, conducting ECGs and injections, medication management and clinical duties as specified within their licensed scope of practice under the direction of the director of research and/or study physician.   

  •   Based on the requirements of the grant, the MRAI may perform the following duties to assist in data collection under the direction of the director of research and/or study physician (MD, DO) or mid-level professional (PA, NP):
    • Conduct directed ECG’s and other clinical tests as allowed within scope of practice;
    • Perform injections;
    • Collect venipuncture specimens
  • Recruit, screen, and evaluate study suitability of potential participants.
  • Work with study participants to purposefully schedule appointments for high retention rates and to identify and provide additional supports where needed.

The following qualifications and experience are important for the success in this position:

  • Certified Medical Assistant License or Medical Assistant license eligible (if within 6 months of graduation from program), or
  • LPR or RN license or license eligible.
  • If license eligible, applicant must obtain license within one month of hire.
  • A valid Oregon or Washington Driver’s License.

All CODA facilities are drug-free and smoke-free worksites. Employees may not be serving any supervised parole or probation.

CODA is an equal opportunity employer with a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply

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