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
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.
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