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RN Clinical Research - Research Administration

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Full-time benefits (32-40 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Day
Shift Length:  8 Hours
Primary Location (City):  Bellingham
State:  WA

PeaceHealth is seeking a RN Clinical Research - Research Administration for a 0.8 full time equivalent Exempt position. This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of 8 Hours.

Req ID: 186046 



Responsible for participating, conducting and managing clinical research studies.  Acts as a liaison between the clinic and the outside sponsoring firm.  Coordinates and manages patient participation and data management for assigned studies.



1. Recruit patient population and assists the physician (s) to identify patients and determine eligibility.

2. Conducts Informed Consent sessions with interested research subjects in compliance with all applicable federal, state and local regulations as well as the standards of Good Clinical Practice and the policies and procedures mandated by the study sponsor.

3. Responsible for establishing and maintaining a record-keeping system for each study.  Maintain permanent records on all research protocols and cooperate with the study sponsor.  Collect data through all phases of the study & assures appropriate completion of all documentation.

4. Provide and communicate protocol information and support to patients, physicians, research staff and all associated sponsor personnel or ancillary study personnel participating in active protocols.

5. Communicates appropriately with the person served regardless of their age.

6. Performs other duties as assigned.




  • Graduate of an accredited State Board of Nursing approved program required.
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred.



  • Minimum of 3 years nursing experience in field relevant to hiring department
  • Clinical research experience is preferred.



  • Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state of practice required.
  • Oncology Nurse Certified (OCN) preferred.
  • Association of Clinical Research Professional Certification (ACRP) preferred.



  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Problem solving skills
  • The ability to work independently in a multi-task environment
  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office applications
  • Self-starter
  • Familiarity with health record data base systems is helpful.



  • Work requires normal amounts of physical effort up to 66% of the time.
  • Ability to lift objects weighing 30 lbs. or less.      
  • Work is performed under normal working conditions with adequate lighting and ventilation.       
  • Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 65% of work time).


There may be more than one opening on this posting.

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.


About Us

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system employing approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 1,200 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities in Washington, Oregon, Alaska.  In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, the legacy of its founding Sisters continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission. 


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To learn more please visit: jobs.peacehealth.org.  Questions? Review our Employment FAQ or email Recruitment@peacehealth.org. Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.


Location: Bellingham, PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center (222)
Job Category:  Business, Administrative & Facilities 
Shift:  Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 0.8
Work Type:  Part Time
Hourly compensation starts at: $39.88, more depending on experience
Required Certifications/Licensure: Registered Nurse - Washington


PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran, qualified individual with a disability, race, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.


The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

Nearest Major Market: Bellingham
Nearest Secondary Market: Everett

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