Certified Tumor Registrar

Location: WK Medical Center
Department: Cancer Center - Cancer Center -Tumor Registry
Classification: Per-Diem
Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Date Posted: 4/1/2024
Description: The Oncology Data Specialist is responsible for maintaining the cancer registry database in concordance with state and national guidelines.  Job duties include:  identification of patients with cancer; analysis and interpretation of the cancer site, extent, treatment, and follow-up of such patients; quality management of tumor registry data; data collection for patient care evaluation studies; queries of databases for data analysis, statistical reports, follow-up letter production, and state reporting.  The Oncology Data Specialist reports to the Cancer Registry Supervisor.

The ideal candidate should have good communication skills, adequate computer knowledge and a working familiarization with medical records.  Certification by the National Cancer Registrars Association is required.  Non-certified applicants will not be considered.

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