Standard Operating Procedures

Adverse Weather Policy Outlines the responsibilities of CTRC staff, study coordinators and licensed providers (CTRC Users) who schedule and see subjects at the CTRC that may be affected by adverse weather. download pdf
Coordinator Orientation & Training Describes the training activities required of all Clinical Research Coordinators (CRC's) and study staff who are new users of the CTRC for study patient visits and supplies knowledge of unit-specific protocols and policies. download pdf
CTRC Outpatient Check-in & Check-out Describes the guidelines for outpatient check-in and check-out at the CTRC which includes the procedure for performing vital signs for research subjects prior to obtaining consent. (Please note that this SOP has been approved by the IRB) download pdf
Documentation Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for documenting outpatient research subject care at the CTRC download pdf
Levels of Care Describes the criteria used for determining the acuity levels of research subject visits to the CTRC download pdf
Patient Scheduling Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for the scheduling of inpatient admissions and outpatient study visits at the CTRC download pdf
Phlebotomy for Unscheduled Patients Describes the activities that will take place to ensure the seamless flow of study participants requiring phlebotomy download pdf
Pediatric Phlebotomy Describes the activities and identifies the individuals responsible for phlebotomy at the UNC Hospital location of the CTRC download pdf
Phlebotomy and Time Stamping Describes the activities that will take place to ensure the seamless flow of study participants requiring phlebotomy download pdf
Specimen Processing Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for processing specimens and using the CTRC provided centrifuges download pdf
Specimen Storage Facilities Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for assigning and utilizing the laboratory storage facilities in the Clinical Translational Research Center download pdf
Urine Pregnancy Describes the activities and identifies the individuals responsible for urine pregnancy testing at the CTRC download pdf