Cancer Registrar - UNC Rex
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Fuquay Varina
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Description Become part of an inclusive organization with over
30,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the unique communities we serve.Summary:
This position collects extensive data on all new cancer and/or bone
marrow transplant patients seen at UNC Hospitals, as required by
state law and according to regulations established by various state
and national registries*This position is remote or onsite in the
RTP Area*We are hiring for full time, part time and PRN (Per Diem)
*Location - UNC Rex: Candidate must reside in one of the following
states to be considered for these roles: NC, AZ, AR, FL, IA, KY,
MD, MS, SC, WI
1. Codes, summarizes, sequences, and stages extracted information
according to extensive and complex rules. Performs necessary
research, analysis, interpretation and decision-making to best
abstract, stage or sequence information.
2. Composes explanatory comments to supplement codes.
Conceptualizes the case as a whole and determines what types of
supplementary information would augment the data provided by the
3. Conducts quality control activities such as auditing records and
conducting data review meetings. Participates with
multidisciplinary teams in creating, organizing and providing
documentation of established procedures necessary for
4. Creates case abstracts for cancer patients, extracting data
items from the various medical records
5. Follows-up on each case abstracted for the life of the patient.
Ensures that follow-up information is collected for each case
annually. Extracts the required information from in-house or
external sources. May communicate through written correspondence or
telephone to obtain needed data
6. Responds to requests for information. Creates queries to
extrapolate data completes ad hoc and routinized reports of
7. Serves as a liaison within industry and regional groups. Assists
with collaborative studies.
Other InformationOther information:
Associate's degree in Health Information Management or related
Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR)
Professional Experience Requirements:
Six (6) months of cancer tumor registry experience.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
Job DetailsLegal Employer:NCHEALTHEntity: UNC REX Healthcare
Organization Unit: Rex Cancer RegistryWork Type: Full Time
Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00Work Schedule: Day JobLocation of
Job: US:NC:RaleighExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
Keywords: UNC Health Care, Cary , Cancer Registrar - UNC Rex, Other , Fuquay Varina, North Carolina
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