Hope. Care. Cure. These three simple words capture what we do at Seattle Children’s – to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible. Are you ready to engage with a mission-driven organization that is life-changing to many, and touches the hearts of all? #HOPECARECURE
As one of the nation's top five pediatric research centers, Seattle Children's Research Institute is dedicated to providing hope, care, and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.
Our investigators are involved in hundreds of projects that cover every phase of research, from studying how diseases work to improving investigational therapies. They have pioneered groundbreaking cystic fibrosis treatments and cutting-edge cancer therapies that help a child's immune system defeat cancer, and made other major contributions to pediatric medicine.
Researchers work in close collaboration with one another, their colleagues at partner institutions including the University of Washington and Fred Hutch and our healthcare providers at Seattle Children's Hospital, one of U.S. News & World Report’s top children's hospitals. This collaboration is one of our key strengths, allowing our faculty to draw on a variety of disciplines and techniques as they pursue solutions to some of medicine's most complex problems.
Collaborate with members of the assigned division research team in the organization, implementation and completion of clinical research trials. Create and maintain regulatory documents; organize protocol implementation and site initiation visits; and conduct routine monitoring of clinical studies. Ensure that research projects are conducted in compliance with federal regulations, institutional policies/departmental guidelines and standards of Good Clinical Practice. This position will also assist with research related procedures and clinical activities as outlines and permitted within the Medical Assistant scope of practice as defined by Washington State Department of Health and Seattle Children’s policy.
- Bachelor’s Degree in or related discipline, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Graduation from an ABHES or CAAHEP accredited Medical Assistant program.
- Minimum of two (2)years of research related experience OR Master’s Degree in a related discipline and one (1) year of research related experience.
- Confirmed proficiency in a second language via successful completion of a language assessment may be required for certain departments.
- Current Medical Assistant – Certified designation by Washington Department of Health (DOH).
- Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS).
- Current Certification as a Medical Assistant by the AAMA, AMT, NHA, or NCCT.
- Master’s Degree in a scientific discipline.
- Current Medical Assistant experience in Pediatrics, Urgent Care experience and/or Medical screening and immunization.
- CCRA certification.
- Database management skills.
- Pediatric research experience.
Our community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
The people who work at Seattle Children’s are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels.
Seattle Children’s is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Workplace and Affirmative Action Employer.