| Associate Research Coordinator in Springfield, MO

Associate Research Coordinator

  • Mercy Health
  • $48,510.00 - 77,450.00 / Year *
  • 621 E Normal St
  • Springfield, MO 65801
  • Part-Time
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We're a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

We don't believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

At Mercy, you'll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We're a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

The Associate Business Coordinator (ABC) is responsible for coordination of research studies conducted by Mercy Research. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: contracting and budgeting, coverage analysis, system builds, physician compensation, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and study recruitment. Responsibilities also include interacting with physicians, nurses, office staff, consultants, patients, executive leaders, as well as the collection, compilation, documentation and analysis of research data while following local, state and federal regulations. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values and Mercy Service Standards.


Because you're committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That's why you'll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

  • Education : Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in a health or science discipline or LPN with three ( 3) years healthcare or research experience in lieu of a degree .
  • Experience : One ( 1) year healthcare or research experience.
  • Other Skills and Knowledge: Incumbent needs excellent verbal and written communication skills and critical thinking skills. Must have knowledge of medical terminology and a strong familiarity with electronic medical records. Must be able to prioritize and complete multiple projects independently and efficiently with little supervision. Computer proficiency including word processing, database, spreadsheet and Internet search applications required with excellent customer service and satisfaction skills. History of meticulous attention to detail and organizational skills in all aspects of work.

We'll Support You at Work and Home

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a \"\"top 100 places to work.\"\" We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We're proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

Company Description:

Transforming the Health of Our Communities.

Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2017 by Truven, an IBM Watson Health company, serves millions annually. Mercy includes 43 acute care and specialty (heart, children s, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, more than 700 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co-workers and more than 2,000 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.