Certified Tumor Registrar Oncology FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 4/16/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
    4/16/2021
  • Job ID:
    21006298
  • Job Family
    Health Information Management
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description
YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A RESUME AND CERTIFIED TUMOR REGISTRAR WITH YOUR APPLICATION!

Certified Tumor Registrar - AdventHealth Orlando

Location:   Work Remotely

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando

  • Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
  • Serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
  • AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
  • We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
Work Hours/Shift:   Full Time (8 or 10 hr. schedule available)
 

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Abstracts reportable cases with regards to timeliness and quality as specified in the Cancer Registry’s quality assurance policy. 
  • Rely on and utilize the most current hierarchy of source documents to establish which information must be used in preference over any other. Thorough understanding of where to locate details to enable completion of the abstracts required fields, for the year(s) the patients are diagnosed, treated and surveilled.
  • Adheres to the department’s productivity requirements and maintains specified accuracy rate.
  • Demonstrate flexibility and adaption to changes in standards, data systems and registry policies, as well as self-education on changes in abstracting requirements.
  • Timely correction of and addition to patient records, based on edits generated, or additional information/reports received from Quality and Education Specialist
  • Participate in Quality Assurance peer review, as a reviewer and reviewee.
Qualifications

What You Will Need:

Required:
  • Current and valid Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) certification
  • Minimum of 3 years working as a Certified Tumor Registrar, or related registry experience
  • Associate degree in Healthcare or Health Information Management
Job Summary:
The Certified Tumor Registrar is responsible for all aspects of accurate and complete data collection for reportable cancer cases.  The Certified Tumor Registrar completes casefinding, abstracting and follow-up data entry in compliance with national, state and accreditation standards.  Assists the Cancer Registry Manager as needed with special projects and actively participates in continuing education in order to stay abreast of all applicable changes in the cancer industry with regards to coding and compliance.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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