Case Studies

GuideStar’s record of success in research program management and efficiency, coupled with industry compliance expertise, makes us the perfect partner for research directors of both established and new clinical trial programs.

Clinical Research Billing Minefield

Upon realizing that internal expertise did not exist to properly evaluate the research finances, the hospital engaged GuideStar to evaluate the current operational structure with a focus on examining the financial processes and procedures being used by the research staff.

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Community Hospital Research Program – A Quick Start Approach

After several months of trying unsuccessfully to develop financial processes and operational structure specific to clinical trials, the hospital engaged GuideStar to expedite the development of research systems and procedures.

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Existing Research Program – Realizing the Potential

In looking at its current research structure and staffing, the system recognized that it had no internal expertise to evaluate the existing program and provide information necessary to determine whether an expanded, multi-specialty clinical trials operation could be a successful endeavor, as well as financially self-sustaining. At that point, the system engaged GuideStar to perform a Comprehensive Site Evaluation.

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