Position: Temporary Data Coordinator Hours: This is a full-time position (40 hours per week) Pay: $20.00 per hour Campus: Chicago Approximate start date: ASAP Approximate end date: TBD
Northwestern University is seeking a temporary Data Coordinator for the Chicago campus.
Temporary Job Description:
The temporary data coordinator (DC) will work with a team of researchers, cardiologists, nurse specialists, and cardiovascular surgeons to assist with the day-to-day operations for a large scale cardiovascular registry. The DC is responsible for data abstraction, entry and cleaning, and general daily registry activities.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Medical record review, data abstraction and data entry.
Obtain medical records from internal and external institutions.
Assist research staff with office organizations tasks: filing, copying, mailings, etc.
Interact by phone and email with research subjects, physicians and nurses.
Identify, consent and enroll patients as needed.
Perform other duties as required or assigned.
Previous experience in health care field is required; cardiology and/or cardiac surgery is preferred.
Bachelor's degree in a major such as social or health science or related; OR combination of education and experience and 2 years' research study or other relevant experience.
Experience with medical record review/data abstraction preferred.
Previous experience in research environment is preferred.
Must be detail-oriented and highly organized.
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
Strong computer skills, especially with Excel is required.
Ability to take initiative, be resourceful and resolve problems independently.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 36494
About Northwestern University
Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.