Registered Practical Nurse/RPN

Centricity Research
Ottawa, Ontario
Closing date
May 25, 2022

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Registered Practical Nurse
Work Setting
Other - Work Setting
Area of Practice
General Nursing
IACT Health, LMC Manna Research, and True North Clinical Research joined forces in late 2021 to become Centricity Research. Centricity Research is a clinical research organization with more than 40 sites, access to over 1.6 million patients, and more than 150 active investigators across Canada and the southeastern United States. Our name, Centricity Research, was purposefully chosen to signify the fact that we are customer centric. Our patient volunteers, sponsors, CROs, and physicians are the cornerstone of our business. The name Centricity Research also highlights the fact that our organization has earned a position of prominence and importance within the industry. We aim to build and nurture strong, trusting relationships with all audiences, and being customer-centric is embedded within our company culture

Centricity Research is committed to revolutionize research by creating outstanding clinical trial experiences to improve the health of the community today and tomorrow through clinical research.

Currently, our rapidly expanding team and site network is looking for a Regional register Practical Nurse Clinical Research Coordinator who can work for us on a full-time, permanent basis, working Monday to Friday supporting our two Ottawalocations.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
  • To conduct the clinical research study according to the study protocol, GCP, and the LMC Manna Research SOP/WP
  • To be knowledgeable of the protocol so that all study activities are completed correctly
  • To recruit patients for participation in clinical research studies according to research ethics board recommendations
  • To obtain proper written informed consent from each study participant prior to participation in the study
  • To screen the potential study participants according to the protocol's inclusion and exclusion criteria
  • To schedule study participant visits as per protocol
  • To perform delegated protocol specific activities completely and accurately
  • To obtain vital signs as required per protocol (i.e. blood pressure, temperature, heart rate, waist measurement, weight & height)
  • Provide lifestyle adherence counseling & general training / education to study participants, as required by protocol
  • To obtain all necessary documentation as required by the protocol (i.e. ECG, echocardiogram or pulmonary function test results)
  • To monitor and report all adverse experiences and abnormal results to the Investigator, Sponsor and IRB if necessary
  • To update and maintain subject screening and enrollment logs
  • To create & complete source documents and any other research documents required for the successful conduct of a clinical research study
  • Meet with the Sponsor's representatives to discuss the conduct of the study and review study data

  • Registered in good standing as an RN with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Strong knowledge of medical terminology
  • Knowledge of general research procedures and regulatory requirements
  • Previous experience with phlebotomy is an asset
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Detail oriented with exceptional organizational skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office including creating spreadsheets, reports and presentation

Centricity Research seeks dynamic individuals who embrace learning and innovative opportunities and those who contribute to improving the health of Canadians today and tomorrow through clinical research.

Why Centricity Research might be right for you!
  • 2019 All Star Site Challenge Winners (ACRP)
  • 2017 Site Patient & Recruitment Innovation Award (SPRIA) Winner
  • 2017 Clinical Researcher of the Year Award (CROY)
  • 2016 Certified Best Workplace™
  • 2014 and 2015 Canada's Best Workplaces™
  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health Benefits
  • Pension contribution matching
  • Education allowance (days and funding)
  • Ongoing career training and development
  • Employee Appreciation days off
  • Additional holiday closures
  • Opportunities to work with internationally renowned Researchers & KOL's
  • State of the art Electronic Medical Records (EMR) environment

Centricity Research is committed to meet the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in a timely manner. These accommodations will be available upon request.

We thank all candidates for their applications, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

Centricity Research values the health and well-being of our employees, clients and patients and as such we have instituted a COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination policy for all employees. All candidates attending interviews in-person or receiving job offers will be required to provide proof of vaccination

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