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Cancer Data Registrar
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Work Setting: Hospital
Job Function: Cancer Registrar
Job Type: Full-Time
Join the Best Ranked Hospital in the South Bay as a Cancer Registrar/Cancer Data Manager at Torrance Memorial Medical Center! We are looking for a dynamic professional who ideally has the CTR credential and 1+ years of cancer registry experience.
Under general supervision, the Cancer Registrar I primarily abstracts new cases. This position also performs follow-up and attends Tumor Board meetings among various other activities. Uses C/Next to collect statistical data from the patients medical records, including demographic characteristics, history of cancer, diagnosis, stage, extent of disease, treatment and abstracts this information in to the database. Identifies and codes topography and morphology of tumor cases using the ICD-03 Internal Classification of Diseases for Oncology. Follows-up annually on each known living patient accessioned into the registry from completion of treatment to death to determine their cancer status, quality, and length of survival, subsequent treatment, and complete death information. Coordinates the Cancer Data Management Registry and the weekly Tumor Board meetings with other Cancer Registry employees. Collaborates with clinicians and nurse navigators, on research projects; indicate the strengths and limitations of Cancer Registry data; provide guidance as appropriate. Performs Cancer Data Management functions in accordance with state mandated Commission on Cancer requirements.
Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) or CTR qualified. One year of general office or related experience. Advanced degree and/or credential may substitute for experience.
Must be a graduate of an accredited Cancer Registry Training Program.
Posted: August 31, 2021 at 7:56 PM
Post ID: 62696