Job Posting: Clinical Research Coordinator and Registered Nurse

The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF) is seeking an experienced Clinical Research Coordinator licensed as a Registered Nurse to join its outstanding research team. This is a good position for someone who enjoys working directly with patients while supporting the research endeavors of our busy physicians. The ideal candidate will have experience in clinical research and/or cardiology. 

Now in its 41st year, MHIF is one of the leading non-profit cardiovascular and vascular research and education institutions in the country. We exist to create a world without heart disease and our mission is to improve people’s lives through the highest quality cardiovascular research and education. Staffed with over 100 high caliber employees, we conduct cutting-edge clinical research and transformative community research.  

As a Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC), you will provide support, coordination and leadership for research studies that may involve industry sponsored Phase I, II, III and IV clinical trials, drug, biologic, device, government-funded clinical research, and investigator-initiated clinical research. You will be responsible for ensuring smooth, accurate progress of studies from the planning and approval stages through study completion and post-study closure. You will also recruit and screen study participants; help facilitate continued participation; abstract data from medical records and other sources; identify, document, and assist with Institutional Review Board (IRB) mandated reporting; develop and ensure compliance with study protocols; and participate in the planning, development, and budgeting for clinical trials. 

Successful candidates must have an associate or bachelor’s degree in nursing and a minimum of two years clinical experience (clinical research and/or cardiovascular experience preferred).  All applicants should have proficiency in MS Office, Outlook, and electronic medical record systems e.g., Epic. We are looking for individuals with strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills with a history of working collaboratively as part of a team, strong attention to detail, demonstrated critical thinking, and problem solving and decision-making abilities. Candidates must also possess the ability to handle multiple priorities and be results oriented. Preference will be given to candidates with Certified Clinical Research Coordinator/Professional (CCRC or CCRP) certification.  

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. 

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Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer.

Date posted: August 3, 2023

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The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF) strives to create a world without heart and vascular disease. To achieve this bold vision, we are dedicated to improving the cardiovascular health of individuals and communities through innovative research and education.

Thanks to the generosity of donors like you, we can continue this life-saving work. Please make a gift to support the area of greatest need.

Celebrate Heart Month with a Gift Towards Research!

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Heart disease is the #1 cause of death of men and women, claiming the lives of 700,000 people annually; our fathers and mothers; our friends and loved-ones.

Together, we can change that statistic with an investment in life-changing research and education. This heart month, we hope you'll make a special gift in honor of a loved one and the physicians, researchers and educators working to create a world without heart and vascular disease.