Research Development Services (RDS) provides support for obtaining approval for use of AU Medical Center, Clinics, Ancillary Services, Medical Records, and Patients (recruited from or using these services) that will be used during the conduct of a research study.
RDS provides support for accessing the following
hospital resources and services for research purposes:
Using AU Medical Center facilities including hospitals and clinics for research visits
Liaison for AU Medical Center to establish processes for scheduling research visits or procedures within AU Medical Center locations
Supporting research budget development through Medicare cost analysis, Coverage Analysis, and prices for AU Medical Centers and AU Medical Associates
Requesting Hospital services such as Radiology, Pathology, Clinical Research Pharmacy,Tumor Bank, Blood Bank, etc., for research
Accessing data in the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and within hospital databases
+ AU MEDICAL CENTER APPROVAL PROCESS
+ COVERAGE ANALYSIS
What is Coverage Analysis?
Why do we need to complete a Coverage Analysis?
What is needed to complete a Coverage Analysis?
Who Decides What is Covered?
+ SCHEDULING AU MEDICAL CENTER SERVICES
+ BILLING FOR AU MEDICAL CENTER RESEARCH SERVICES
+ IMPORTANCE OF MEDICAL RECORD COMPLIANCE