Standard Operating Procedures

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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 Jan 2016 view pdf
Collection of Urine Samples Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for urine collection at the CTRC Mar 2017 view pdf
Documentation of Outpatient Care Activities Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for documenting outpatient research subject care at the CTRC Feb 2017 view pdf
Levels of Care Describes the criteria used for determining the acuity levels of research subject visits to the CTRC Mar 2016 view pdf
New User 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 Jul 2017 view pdf
Outpatient Check-in, Triage & 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 Feb 2017 view pdf
Pediatric Phlebotomy Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for phlebotomy at the UNC Hospital location of the CTRC Nov 2009 view pdf
Phlebotomy Describes the activities that will take place to ensure the seamless flow of study participants requiring phlebotomy Aug 2016 view pdf
Scheduling Research Participants Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for the scheduling of inpatient admissions and outpatient study visits at the CTRC Jul 2017 view pdf
Specimen Processing & Use of Centrifuges Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for processing specimens and using CTRC-provided centrifuges Jul 2017 view pdf
Use of Specimen Storage Facilities Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for assigning and utilizing the laboratory storage facilities at the CTRC Aug 2015 view pdf
Urine Dipstick Testing Describes the procedures for Point of Care (POC) urine dipstick testing and documentation of the findings Jun 2017 view pdf
Urine Pregnancy Describes activities and identifies individuals responsible for urine pregnancy testing at the CTRC Aug 2016 view pdf