HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Data Manager, Work From Home in Nashville, Tennessee

Sarah Cannon, the global cancer enterprise of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), offers integrated cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies for those facing cancer in communities across the United States and United Kingdom.

By bringing together a network of renowned cancer experts, we are collaborating and sharing best practices that address every aspect of the cancer journey from screening and diagnosis through treatment and survivorship so that patients can receive quality care with improved outcomes.

Our research arm, Sarah Cannon Research Institute (SCRI), formed more than 20 years ago to ensure patients could access cutting-edge therapies closer to home. In partnering with leading pharmaceutical/biotech companies and investigators, we offer more than 500 clinical trials annually.

Collectively, our comprehensive patient-centric services ensure that we are fulfilling our mission to advance science and transform care.

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Summary of Key Responsibilities: This position serves as the project manager for all Data Science deliverables. The CDM is the primary contact for the client for all Data Science issues. This is a key role when Sarah Cannon bids on projects – the data manager assignment is included in the proposal to the client. The CDM is accountable to the client and to the Project Manager for the delivery of all Data Science deliverables on time and with high quality. The Data Manager is accountable for compliance to all SOPs and regulatory requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Leads cross functional Data Science teams (Statisticians, Programmers, Data Manager) to plan for and deliver all data deliverables. This includes creating and managing all timelines and project plans.

  • Lead Data Science activities for 4-10 clinical trials. This includes but is not limited to:

    o CRF design

    o Database design and testing

    o Report specifications and testing

    o Data Management Plan development

    o Development of data quality checks

    o Management of data sources from outside vendors

    o Delivery of a locked database.

    o Management of all mid-study changes to the database

  • Represent Sarah Cannon Development Innovations Data Science externally in Business Development activities.

  • Represent Sarah Cannon Development Innovations Data Science in the development and implementation of internal process improvement initiatives.

  • Participate in the training and mentoring of junior staff including Clinical Data Analysts

  • Key liaison with client to ensure the highest possible customer service in order to win repeat business.

  • Enforces data standards with project team, physicians and clients.

  • Identifies data science scope changes and provides cost analysis to the project manager for these scope changes

  • Promotes effective teamwork among members of the data science team

  • Directs activities of Clinical Data Analysts

  • Communicates and escalates unresolved issues at the appropriate time and to the appropriate level of management.

  • Accountable for compliance to all SOPs and regulatory requirements.

  • Accountable for ensuring all required documentation is created and filed in the Trial Master File.


  • Practices and adheres to the “Code of Conduct” philosophy and “Mission and Value Statement”

  • During your employment with Sarah Cannon you will be routinely assigned training requirements. You are expected to complete any training assignments by the due date.

    Knowledge: /A body of information needed to perform tasks; May be obtained through education, training or experience/

  • Knowledge of regulatory guidelines (i.e. HIPPA, 21 CRF Part II, GCP)

  • Knowledge of Good Clinical Data Management Practices

  • Knowledge of available resources

  • Knowledge of data management technology

  • Knowledge of budgets and the budget process

    Skills: /The proficiency to perform a certain task/

  • Effective communication skills, oral, written and presentation

  • Organizational skills

  • Problem solving skills

  • Conflict Management

  • Negotiation skills

  • Strong decision making skills

    Abilities: /An underlying, enduring trait useful for performing duties/

  • Ability to translate ideas into action

  • Ability to think strategically

  • Ability to work independently to achieve goals

  • Must have initiative and excellent follow through.

  • Ability to influence peers


    Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree (4 Yr Program)

    Preferred: Master’s Degree


    Minimum Required: 1 Year

  • Clinical Data Management or other relevant experience.

    Preferred Experience: 3 Years

  • Demonstrated success in clinical data management.

  • Experience managing multiple teams as well as interdisciplinary teams.

  • Experience working with and negotiating with external clients.

  • Prior experience with case report form and data specifications creation.

  • Prior equivalent experience in managing database systems and teams.

Title: Clinical Data Manager, Work From Home

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Sarah Cannon Research Institute Clinical Operations

Requisition ID: 25319-3482