Denver Health Researcher I - RADARS in Denver, Colorado
Job Summary: The Researched, Abuse, Diversion and Addiction-Related Surveillance (RADARS®) System provides timely and geographic-specific data to the pharmaceutical industry, regulatory agencies, policymakers and medical/public health officials to aid in understanding trends in the abuse, misuse, and diversion of prescription drugs across the globe. The RADARS System is composed of multiple data sources and a Scientific Advisory Board, and it is an independent operation of Denver Health’s Rocky Mountain Poison & Drug Center (RMPDC).
The RADARS System measures rates of abuse, misuse and diversion, contributing to the understanding of trends and aiding the development of effective interventions. These data assist pharmaceutical companies in fulfillment of their regulatory obligations, such as risk evaluation and mitigation strategies (REMS).
Under minimal supervision, performs various day-to-day operations for the RADARS System Drug Diversion Programs within the research department, primarily related to post-market surveillance, public health, and/or epidemiological studies. Our preferred candidate will be a self-starting, enthusiastic team player with superb attention to detail and strong writing skills, as well as a high level of comfort with spreadsheets. Candidate will also promote positive interpersonal relationships with fellow employees, managers, physicians, clients, research partners outside of the Denver Health system, and visitors. Job functions may include: generate procedural documents for review, including standard operating procedures, work instructions, and tip sheets; thorough review of RADARS® System reports, surveys, and other work as assigned; assist with Quality Assurance procedures, including materials versioning and internal/external audits; perform data validation and data quality audits; communicate with external partners; ability to review and thoroughly understand research protocols and procedures; assist with preparation of FDA and sponsor documentation, and/or study reports; and summarize research data from literature or other sources.
Minimum Qualifications Education: Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in the appropriate related field of study Experience: Related experience in appropriate field of study. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Position requires excellent interpersonal skills, strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects effectively and independently. Strong knowledge of spreadsheet and database programs and leadership experience is desirable. Has substantial independent function.
All job applicants for safety-sensitive positions must pass a pre-employment drug test, once a conditional offer of employment has been made.
Denver Health is an integrated, efficient, high-quality academic health care system that is considered a model for the nation. The Denver Health system includes the Rocky Mountain Regional Level I Trauma Center, a 525-bed acute care medical center, Denver’s 911 emergency medical response system, 8 family health centers, 15 school-based health centers, the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center, the Denver Public Health Department, an HMO, and The Denver Health Foundation.
As Colorado’s primary safety net institution, Denver Health is a mission-driven organization that has provided more than $3.3 billion in care for the uninsured in the last ten years. Denver Health is a leader in performance and quality improvements and remains financially secure, in part, due to its nationally recognized implementation of lean principles in healthcare. Denver Health is a major resource to the community, serving approximately 185,000 individuals and 67,000 children a year.
Located just south of downtown Denver, Denver Health is just minutes away from many of the cultural and recreational activities Denver has to offer.
We strongly support diversity in the workforce and Denver Health is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).
“Denver Health is committed to provide equal treatment and equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Denver Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Facility: 1391 Speer Blvd
Area of Interest: Research
Shift Type: Day
Requisition ID: 51768
Employment Type: Full-Time
Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years
Education Required: Bachelors Degree