TUMOR REGISTRAR - CANCER REGISTRY
- Location: Chapel Hill, NC
- Posted: Apr 22, 2019
This is a telecommuting position with twice yearly onsite meetings.
This position collects extensive data on all new cancer patients seen at UNC Hospitals, as requried by state law and according to regulations established by various state and national registries.
The job requirements include: creating case abstracts for cancer patients and extracting data items from the various medical records in accordance with ACoS/CoC standards. Performing necessary research, analysis, interpretation and decision-making to best abstract, stage or sequence information. Follow-up on each case abstracted for the life of the patient. Extracts the required information from in-house or external sources.
Associate's degree in Health Information Management or related field.
Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR)
Professional Experience Requirements:
Six (6) months of cancer tumor registry experience.