Certified Tumor Registrar - Full Time
Department: University Hospitals
Full/Part Time/PRN: Full-Time
Experience and Education
Maintains a 95% accuracy rate in abstracting, suspensing, and casefinding as required by the Cancer Committee Performance Improvement Plan.
Follow-up: Identifies information necessary for a completed "follow-up." Maintains follow-up according to ACoS Standards. Able to demonstrate/obtain follow-up information via telephone calls, internet, Oacis, and Siemens to assist in follow-up. Performs data entry of information obtained in the follow-up process.
Staging Forms: Identifies cases eligible for staging. Able to place the proper staging form in the medical record. Identify physician responsible for completing the staging form.
Prepares Charts for physician review. Assist physicians during QA review.
Peer Review: Registrar is able to review other registrar's abstract. Gives and receives constructive criticism.
Attend at least one state, local, regional or national meeting annually to be in compliance with ACOS.
Other duties as assigned by the Cancer Registry Manager.
Performs other duties as assigned.
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