Clinical coordinators are responsible for organizing and overseeing the administrative aspects of health services and hospital departments. They work in hospitals, clinics, academic medical programs, and other patient care environments. Among their daily duties, a clinical coordinator may plan budgets, oversee personnel hiring and training, schedule staff, manage supplies and inventory, and create and evaluate long-term programs and strategy for a hospital department. They may also ensure compliance with legal and hospital accreditation standards, oversee staff training and career development programs, evaluate effectiveness of patient care, and review staff performance. In an academic program, clinical coordinators may be responsible for overseeing student progress.
Clinical Coordinator Tasks
Monitors the research staff in effective and efficient use of laboratory and safety measures.
Coordinate inventory, order processing and distribution of products and services.
Ensure adherence to departmental policies and procedures.
Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.