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Franciscan Health Tumor Registrar in Indianapolis, Indiana

Tumor Registrar

Oncology

Franciscan Health

8111 South Emerson Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46237

Days

Full-Time

Associates Preferred

WHAT WE NEED

A lover of data and organization

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Medical databases such as the Cancer Registry are important tools for medical professionals across the country. And if you love data then you know that those databases are only as good as the people who manage them. Good databases require good data coordinators. If you want to put your love of organization and data to work for a special cause, keep reading.

Are you accurate and thorough? Are you a good problem solver? Can you communicate pleasantly and compassionately with physicians, medical technicians and patients? Let’s talk about putting your data skills to work helping others.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Abstract cancer-related data according to ICD-10, American College of Surgeons, American Joint Commission On Cancer (AJCC) and other guidelines to generate reports regarding cancer surveillance and improvement of care.

  • Assist in performing quality assurance reviews.

  • Assist monthly and annually data submission process to ensure compliance with the American College of Surgeons, American Joint Commission On Cancer (AJCC) and other guidelines.

  • Facilitate and organize tumor board and other case conferences.

  • Gather and code patient, cancer and treatment information from numerous sources; maintain and update existing patient records, and verify and review cancer registry data and correct any discrepancies.

  • Monitor, report, and record tumor registry activities to ensure compliance with Commission On Cancer (CoC) and other accreditations.

  • Process data requests, compile reports and calculate statistics from the tumor registry.

  • Review patient cases, identify potential cases for the registry and assess whether the case is reportable, is already reported, or could potentially be recorded in a file of non-reportable cases.

WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED

  • Prior Tumor Registry experience.

  • Knowledge of professional regulation and facility/program accreditation requirements.

  • Customer service skills.

  • Manipulate data and develop reports.

  • Data entry.

  • Common diagnostic procedures.

  • Laboratory diagnostic tests.

  • Critically evaluate and analyze information in written materials.

  • Handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously.

  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical terminology, generic and trade names, and ICD coding.

  • Quality improvement processes.

  • Effectively communicate verbally and in writing.

  • Knowledgeable in the areas of anatomy, physiology, clinical oncology, radiobiology and radiation physics.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

1-3 Years Experience

License(s):

Certification(s): Certified Tumor Registry

Travel: Never or Rarely

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

ADMINISTRATIVE/CLERICAL ​​​​

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46237

Full-Time

Never or Rarely

employmentType: Full-Time

Days

Indianapolis

IN

46237

8111 South Emerson Avenue

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