Tumor Registrar- $500 Sign on Bonus


  • Location: Exeter, NH
  • Posted: Mar 12, 2019

Job Description


Maintains the cancer registry for the hospital's cancer program in compliance with state laws and regulatory bodies.

Requirements
Minimum Associate's degree in Allied Health field with; Anatomy and Physiology and Medical Terminology
3-5 years experience; Strong interpersonal organizational and communication skills
Experience with Microsoft Office applications required
Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) or, eligible within 1 year of hire

Major Responsibilities
Presents to the Cancer Committee and updates the Reportable-by-Agreement list annually.
Coordinates the completion of the Commission on Cancer; Survey Application Record (SAR) annually.
Coordinates the completion of the Cancer Program annual report.
Ensures compliance to the American College of Surgeons standards for an approved cancer program.
Coordinates; follows and completes the Special Studies as requested by the Commission on Cancer.
Monitors the compliance to cancer staging assessment.
Follows-up on all accessioned cases maintained in the cancer registry within 12 months of the last completed follow-up report.
Abstracts Medical Record Data into the Cancer Registry Data Base as required by: - Facility Oncology Registry Data Standards (FORDS) - Collaborative Staging Manual and Coding Instructions - AJCC Cancer Staging Manual - International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (ICD-O) - Data Collection of Primary Central Nervous System Tumors - Abstracting and Coding Guide for the Hematopoietic Diseases Performs Rapid/Definitive Reporting Data to the NH State Cancer Registry (NHSCR); Annual Data Reporting to the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB)
Ensures that all cases are abstracted into the cancer registry.

Employment Type


  • full time

Exeter Hospital

5 Alumni Dr
Exeter, NH 03833

Phone: (603) 778-7311

Fax: (603) 778-7311

Web: https://www.exeterhospital.com/Home

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