Riverside Clinical Research is an award winning research facility conducting "Research Today For a Healthier Tomorrow."
RCR has developed an excellent working relationship with physicians in the East/Central Florida area with patient care & safety foremost in mind. We conduct Phase I, II, III & IV studies to support requirements leading to new drug application.
Award Winning Facility
RCR has won many awards from the central florida hometown news, including:
2013 Voted Best Medical Research Facility in New Smyrna Beach
2013 Voted Best Medical Research Facility in Daytona Beach
2014 Voted Best Medical Research Facility in New Smyrna Beach
2014 Voted Best Medical Research Facility in Daytona Beach
2014 Voted Best Medical Research Facility in Port Orange
2015 Voted Best Medical Research Facility in New Smyrna Beach
2015 Voted Best Seminars & Workshops in New Smyrna Beach
2016 Voted Best Medical Research Facility in New Smyrna Beach
2017 Voted Best Medical Research Facility in NSB
All staff is GCP certified
CEO - Trish Hardee, 25 years of experience
Director of Clinical Operations - Bruce Hardee, 23 years of experience
Clinical Site Manager- Cassandra March, CCRC 25 years of experience
Business development team
6 CRC’s, 16-22 years of experience
On-site licensed ACLS/Paramedic
On-site RN, 9 years of research experience
5 full-time patient recruitment staff members
2 Regulatory Specialists
Phlebotomist with IATA certification
Contracted, licensed Dietitian
What We Offer
RCR’s research facility provides access to the area’s leading physicians in various medical fields.
RCR is a reputable and well recognized site by clinical research organizations and leading pharmaceutical companies meeting or exceeding recruitment targets with a high degree of protocol compliance and data quality.
RCR provides a team of experienced professionals committed to excellent pharmaceuticals research with a personal touch.
RCR offers clinical pharmacology services in Phases I, II, III, IV.
RCR can host 24 inpatients at one time.
RCR provides access to over 35,000 research participants.
Riverside Clinical Research has developed valuable source documents, which are designed and tailored to follow the visit process ensuring all viable trial data is captured for the sponsor. Also, all source documents are kept in a hard 3-ring binder which is labeled appropriately from informed consent to adverse events; this is to ensure consistency and accuracy. A typical patient source binder would have the following labels:
1. Informed consent
2. Receipt of informed consent
3. Medical history- which is signed by patient, reviewed by CRC and signed, then reviewed by Investigator and signed.
4. Records release form
5. Progress notes coordinator and investigator
6. Telephone log
7. Lab reports/ ECG’s
8. Visits according to protocol
9. Concomitant medications
10. Adverse event/ SAE
RCR Facility Amenities
Large, secured, locked, limited access ambient drug room locked with limited access, refrigerator; limited access, -20 degree freezer/-70 freezer.
Onsite lab with sample collection and shipping
Local clinical laboratory for safety and STAT results, ability to use central lab as well
Security system with alarm and cameras
Dedicated spirometry room
Private room for consenting
3 rooms for monitor visits with Wi-Fi and ability to hardwire into system
2 dedicated exam rooms
8 Patient rooms that can also be used as exam rooms/ private consenting rooms
Able to house up to 24 overnight patients, each room with bed(s), recliner, lockable storage, flat screen tv, cable, Wi- Fi, desk and chair
Patient theater room
Large eat-in kitchen
On-site storage for closed study files
On-site access to physicians
Local hospital only 4.3 miles away
200+ sq. ft. of ambient drug storage on site
Ambient & refrigerated centrifuges
Multiple point of care systems
Accurate certified patient scales
12 lead ECG units
Pulse oximetry units
Scale to weigh study drug
Glucose monitoring system
Blood pressure equipment
All storage is monitored every 3 minutes with TempGuard system that will send a variance of alerts via text, email, and phone call if temperature reaches excursion ranges.
IV infusion pump **All equipment is calibrated every 6 months by Life Source Medical, Inc.
RCR Central Labs
Halifax Medical Center (Local)
Bert Fish Medical Center (Local)
Clinical Reference Laboratories
RCR also has a long term relationship with local hospitals and laboratories.