Robert Packer Hospital
Days 8 hr
Certified Tumor Registrar
Case ascertainment, abstraction, data entry, staging, and coding of medical records of cancer patients with outstanding detail orientation, excellent organizational ability, combined with strong communication skills and data management experience. These must be performed in accordance with established guidelines, manuals, and definitions as determined by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (ACoS CoC); the New York & Pennsylvania Cancer Registry (PCR); the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program (SEER), International Classification of Diseases in Oncology (ICD-O), American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC), Guthrie Healthcare System Cancer Programs, and other applicable standard setters for inclusion in a comprehensive data base.
An associates degree is required with two semesters of Human Anatomy & Physiology in order to sit for exam.
Individuals currently holding special certification as a Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) in good standing with the National Cancer Registrars Association credentialing institution will be given first preference. Will also consider current cancer abstractors who are eligible to sit for the CTR exam by meeting the following criteria as required by the National Cancer Registrar Association (NCRA):
A minimum of two years experience with health information systems in a healthcare setting. Proficient in Microsoft Office. Knowledge of medical terminology and/or coding experience is preferred. Excellent communication, teamwork and attention to detail required. Proficient typing and keyboarding required.
How To Apply
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