Company: Stanford Medicine
Location: Mountain View
Posted on: January 15, 2022
The Clinical and Translational Research Unit (CTRU) is the
leading academic center for Stanford Medicine and provides state of
the art ambulatory and laboratory research services for over 300+
clinical trials and research projects. The center is a
multidisciplinary organizational unit, whose mission is to
streamline, accelerate, and promote the translation of basic
discoveries into practical solutions that improve human health. The
CTRU is seeking a Research Phlebotomist/Nursing Assistant to p
erform phlebotomy and duties related to the collection of clinical
samples and assisting with the operational and administrative
requirements to support the clinical trial operations at CTRU. The
appointee will be involved in a range of duties including, but not
limited to, phlebotomy, scheduling and organizing participant
appointments, reception duties, registering participants, review
participant medical orders, taking vital signs, and weight and
height measurements, assisting with logistics, and serving as
liaison with internal and external colleagues. The Research
Phlebotomist/Nurse Assistant reports to the CTRU Nurse Manager. The
position will be primarily based at the CTRU locations in Palo
Alto, but may on occasion require work at alternative CTRU sites.
This position places a heavy emphasis on attention to detail, and
the ability to multitask efficiently and accurately is required.
This position will require occasional late weekday and/or weekend
work, depending upon operational needs. Duties include:
- Perform basic measurements and venipuncture on participants
according to protocol after appropriate training.
- Collect and manage study specimens according to protocol
- Schedule and/or call subjects for appointments in the
- Perform clerical duties in the preparation of regulatory
documents. Maintain all forms and documents, including consent
forms and master subject logs. File all appropriate
- Administer standard study questionnaires and tests, score test
measurements and questionnaires, and code data for computer entry.
Perform quantitative review of forms, tests, and other measurements
for completeness and accuracy.
- Extract data from source documents for research studies as
directed. Collect data and complete case report forms.
- Monitor, order and maintain equipment and supplies.
- Assist in the CTRU research kitchen with preparation of
participant snacks and meals.
- Work safely with potentially biohazardous biological specimens
under the Stanford University Environmental Health & Safety
- Provide consistent, professional, and courteous customer
service. * - Other duties may also be assigned EDUCATION &
EXPERIENCE (REQUIRED): Two year college degree and one year of
relevant experience or an equivalent combination of experience,
education, and training. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
(REQUIRED): General knowledge of medical terminology.
CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES: Working toward certification(s) to
perform basic patient measurements and tests, such as phlebotomy
and EKG. State of California Certified Phlebotomy Technician I (CPT
I) Certificate. Basic Life Support Certificate preferred. Safe food
handling course preferred. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*:
- Frequently stand, walk, twist, bend, stoop, squat and use fine
- Occasionally sit, reach above shoulders, perform desk based
computer tasks, use a telephone and write by hand, lift, carry,
push, and pull objects that weigh up to 40 pounds.
- Rarely kneel, crawl, climb ladders, grasp forcefully, sort and
file paperwork or parts, rarely lift, carry, push, and pull objects
that weigh 40 pounds or more. * - Consistent with its obligations
under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation
to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to
perform the essential functions of his or her job. WORKING
- Position may at times require the employee to work with or be
in areas where hazardous materials and/or exposure to chemicals,
blood, body fluid or tissues and risk of exposure to contagious
diseases and infections.
- May require extended or unusual work hours based on research
requirements and business needs. WORK STANDARDS:
- Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well
with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external
- Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal
responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns;
uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons
- Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable
University policies and procedures, including but not limited to
the personnel policies and other policies found in the University's
Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu . As an
organization that receives federal funding, Stanford University has
a COVID-19 vaccination requirement that will apply to all
university employees, including those working remotely in the
United States and applicable subcontractors. To learn more about
COVID policies and guidelines for Stanford University Staff, please
- Schedule: Full-time
- Job Code: 4921
- Employee Status: Regular
- Pay Grade: E
- Requisition ID: 92577 As an organization that receives federal
funding, Stanford University has a COVID-19 vaccination requirement
that will apply to all university employees, including those
working remotely in the United States and applicable
subcontractors. To learn more about COVID policies and guidelines
for Stanford University Staff, please visit
Keywords: Stanford Medicine, Mountain View , Phlebotomist-Nursing Assistant, Healthcare , Mountain View, California
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