Facilities and Equipment

Facility Resources:
Optimum Clinical Research (OCR) is a large facility with several exam rooms available as well as a host of qualified staff dedicated to quality clinical research.  As you browse through our qualifications make sure to give us a call (801) 363-7353.  If you are interested in volunteering for one of our clinical trials for diabetes, high blood pressure, etc. visit our Contact Us page and fill in the information in the form and we will reach out to let you know which available trials best fit your needs.

OC Research Clinical Trials Room

  • 5500 square foot facility with separated patient and staff work spaces
  • 6 exam rooms
  • Secure Drug Storage Area with limited access and double lock storage system and temperature control
  • Secure Records Retention Area on-site
  • Dedicated Monitoring Space
  • Dedicated fax line
  • High Speed Internet & Email Access
  • Diabetic Nutritionist on Staff
  • Principal Investigator is on site daily
  • OCR has a Federal Wide Assurance (FWA) number for government funded trials
  • Integrated with an internal medicine group with a large database of 35,000+
  • 2 ECG machines
  • HIPAA certified staff
Facility Access:
OCR Diabetes Clinical Research
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center (SLRMC) Hospital is located within 50 yards. This allows OCR access to a wide range of specialties, including:
  • SLRMC provides access to Diagnostic X-Ray
  • SLRMC provides access to High- Resolution Computerized Axial Tomography
  • Site is easily accessible to patients and study monitors
  • Public Transportation access on same city block
  • Free Parking
  • OCR is located within 15 minutes of Salt Lake International Airport
Optimum Clinical Research LaboratoryLaboratory:
The staff at OC Research keeps the laboratory in excellent condition to ensure the accuracy of testing.  Our CLIA waived laboratory includes:
  • CLIA waived Laboratory
  • OSHA trained staff
  • IATA trained staff
  • Hazmat trained staff
  • 3 Phlebotomists on site
  • Pharmacokinetic (PK) experience
  • Pharmacogenetic (PG) experience
  • Gram stain experience
  • Spirometry
E quipment:
Maintained regularly and calibrated annually the equipment at OC Research is top notch and ready for service in our regular clinical trials.
OCR Clinical Research
  • 20º C Freezer (temperature controlled)
  • 70º C Freezer (temperature controlled)
  • 2 Centrifuges
  • Refrigerated Centrifuge
  • Temperature controlled refrigerator
  • On site dry ice machine
  • ECG machine
  • Automated Electronic Defibrillator
  • Crash Cart
  • Oxygen
  • Emergency medications
  • Calibrated Electronic Blood Pressure Cuffs
  • Calibrated Mercury Blood Pressure Cuffs
  • Diagnostic X-ray: Salt Lake Regional Medical Center located in vicinity
  • Access to High-Resolution Computerized Axial Tomography
All equipment is calibrated annually.