Henry Ford Health System Clinical Research Asst - Contingent - Multiple Locations available in Detroit, Michigan

The Clinical Research Assistant in this role will be recruiting patients for a mammogram screening project. He/she will be talking with patients about the project, completing both a 30 minute questionnaire with potential candidates, along with consenting them. One of the most important pieces of the project is collecting a blood sample from participants, so phlebotomy experience is a must. The role is contingent and will last about 12 months. The position is Day shift, which will work Monday through Saturday. The amount of hours per week can vary and will be less than 30 hours. There will be numerous clinical sites that these Clinical Research Assistants will be housed at including; Sterling Heights, Dearborn Fairlane, West Bloomfield, Detroit, Macomb, Livonia and Wyandotte.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or G.E.D. Completion of Medical Assistant course can be utilized in this position. A Bachelors degree can be utilized in this position. Two to three years of relevant experience.Requires a working knowledge of computer applications.A working knowledge of research methodology, medical terminology preferred.Phlebotomy experience required.Must have reliable transportation and be willing to travel to other sites if needed.

Overview Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most comprehensive integrated U.S. health care systems, is a national leader in clinical care, research and education. The system includes the 1,200-member Henry Ford Medical Group, five hospitals, Health Alliance Plan (a health insurance and wellness company), Henry Ford Physician Network, a 150-site ambulatory network and many other health-related entities throughout southeast Michigan, providing a full continuum of care. In 2015, Henry Ford provided $299 million in uncompensated care. The health system also is a major economic driver in Michigan and employs more than 24,600 employees. Henry Ford is a 2011Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. The health system is led by President and CEO Wright Lassiter III. To learn more, visitHenryFord.com. Benefits Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness and access to day care services at Bright Horizons Midtown Detroit, and a whole host of other benefits and services. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.