CANCER REGISTRAR - CERTIFIED

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Posted
Jun 21, 2017
Closes
Jul 24, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
The Cancer Administration Department at Sentara RMH Medical Center in Harrisonburg, VA is seeking a full time Cancer Registrar to join our team!

REQUIREMENTS
Experience: Tumor Registry 2 years and Database Management 2 years
Education: High School Graduate or equivalent
License/Certification: Certified Tumor Registrar

As a CTR with Sentara RMH Medical Center, you will be responsible for maintaining an efficient cancer database of all the patients diagnosed and/or treated with cancer in accordance with the American College of Surgeons requirements for Sentara Cancer Network. You will also consistently meet productivity goals in regards to abstracting, assist with the coordination of cancer conferences, and assist with maintaining annual follow-up of patients. Performs data retrieval to support cancer research, patient care improvement studies, and quality assurance for physicians and the Cancer Program.

At Sentara RMH Medical Center, we strive to enhance a work/life balance for our employees. This position works from home, but with training and meetings on site. Other department-level benefits of this position are educational opportunities at state meetings, and the fact that the Registry works closely with our Oncologists in a mutually supportive relationship.

Maintains an efficient cancer database of all the patients diagnosed and/or treated with cancer in accordance with the American College of Surgeons requirements for Sentara Cancer Network. Consistently meets productivity goals in regards to abstracting. Responsible for assisting with the coordination of cancer conferences, assisting with maintaining annual follow-up of patients accessed to database as well as perform data retrieval to support cancer research, patient care improvement studies and quality assurance for physicians and the Cancer Program

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
Required: Database Management - 2 years, Tumor Registry - 2 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Cert Tumor Reg

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Microsoft Office

Preferred: Technology/Computer

Other
Must meet educational requirements for CTR certification.