CERTIFIED TUMOR REGISTRAR (2600-rs)
Health Care | San Antonio, TX | Full Time
CERTIFIED TUMOR REGISTRAR
San Antonio, Texas
We seek a Certified Tumor Registrar to assist in a local cancer facility. After reading this posting and you are interested, we encourage you to apply!
- Identify reportable neoplasms. Review and abstract information from patient medical records (including outside records) including demographics, history of neoplasm, diagnostic procedures, final diagnosis, stage, extent of disease and treatment.
- Code and enter into the registry database: topography, morphology, treatment, stage and other required information in compliance with standards set by the Texas Cancer Registry, and departmental standards.
- Review case findings list for reportable cases, correct cases returned by the Texas Cancer Registry and update existing cases in the registry
- Associates Degree in Health Science field preferred. Will consider Post High School coursework in nursing, health information management or related field.
- Certified Tumor Registrar plus minimum three years registry/case abstracting experience
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