Certified Cancer Program Abstractor - Health Information Management - Days

  • Woman's Hospital
  • Baton Rouge, LA, USA
  • Feb 11, 2020
Administration/Operations Healthcare IT

Job Description

Manages the medical data collection system in accordance with established state guidelines to assure current reporting of all cancer diagnoses to the Louisiana State Tumor Registry. Assists in maintenance of hospital’s compliance with established standards of the American College of Surgeons to maintain accreditation status. Assists in data collection and compilation of the Woman's Hospital Cancer Annual Report as well as in other specialty reports as requested. Performs follow-up and treatment information retrieval from physician offices as necessary to comply with the ACOS Commission on cancer standards. Position will be an AT-HOME position, once training has been completed. Training will be located at main campus. Job Knowledge: Must posses excellent clerical skills, computer data entry skills, organizational skills, communication skills and knowledge of medical terminology. Proficient writing skills are essential. Familiarity with Microsoft office is essential.  Hours: Days Pay Range: $18.93 - $26.74 Employee Referral Bonus $150 Qualifications Education Preferred Associates Degree or better. Experience Required A minimum of two years experience in tumor registry is required. (An Associates Degree in an allied health field may be substituted for the two years of tumor registry experience.) CTR certification Preferred Previous coding experience in ICD-O, FORDS and SEER or CPT Licenses & Certifications Required Cert Tumor Reg

Employment Type

Full-Time