Cancer Registrar Job

Full Job Title: Cancer Registrar

Job Number: 17010502

Facility: SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital

Location: St. Louis, MO

Schedule: Full Time

Hours: 8:00AM-4:30PM


Cancer Registrar

HIM, Full Time

- Identifies, registers and maintains records of all cancer patients utilizing an automated cancer data management system. Performs follow-up on selected cancer patients to assess and report vital status and quality of survival. Analyzes registry data; disseminates information in accordance with professional ethics.

- Identifies reportable cases of malignant disease; obtains information from the patient medical records; codes information relevant to appropriate cancer cases, in accordance with ICD-O3 rules and Commission on Cancer Facility Oncology Data Standards.

- Organizes input and maintains patient data to ensure conformance to registry operations standards; preserves confidentiality and security of patient data stored in the automated registry system in paper records.

- Assists in cancer-related studies and research projects, and provides guidance in the use of tumor registry data.


Preferred Education: Associate's Degree

Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent.

Required licensure/certification as an RHIT, RHIA, CTR OR CCRP

Minimum Experience: Previous technical experience.

SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »

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