Cancer Registrar in Ontario, CA at Prime Healthcare

Date Posted: 2/12/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Seasonal/Temp
  • Location:
    3300 East Guasti Road
    Ontario, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/12/2020

Job Description


Responsibilities

JOB SUMMARY:
 
Responsible for direction and coordination of the Cancer Registry to include, but not limited to the following as required by the American College of Surgeons - Commission on Cancer and the State Cancer Registry reporting standards: Identifies (case finding), abstracts and enters data in the computer system all oncology patient medical records identified by pathology and medical record disease indices, follow-up, Cancer Committee meetings, Tumor Board Conferences, policies/procedures, quality improvement activities, study requests, and quality control. Work with oncology team members and other hospital departments to ensure that all cancer program standards are in place and functioning.
 
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Qualifications

 
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING
Required qualifications: 
  • Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) Certification required.
  • Associates degree or equivalent in Healthcare required.
     
    Preferred qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare preferred.
  • Anatomy and Physiology background and Medical Terminology required
  • ICD9/ICD10 Coding background preferred.
  • One year of experience within the last three years in a comparable job classification required.
  • Knowledge of American College of Surgeons - Commission on Cancer, Cancer Program Accreditation Standards and State Cancer Registry reporting requirements desired.
  • Strong computer skills required.
  • Excellent telephone, communication and writing skills desired.
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