*Must be certified as a tumor registrar (CTR)* Identifies patients alleged to have specific disease diagnoses, confirms the diagnosis clinically or pathologically, and determines whether these patients meet specific criteria for inclusion in a database. Abstracts demographic, diagnostic, and epidemiologic treatment and survival information from inpatient and outpatient reports, records, and electronic databases. Codes the primary site and morphology, and clinically or pathologically stages the morbidity, mortality, or extent of the disease. Follows up with patients, physicians, and clinics to obtain and update missing data. Designs computer programs, and maintains reports. May oversee other medical records abstractors. Performs related responsibilities as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or equivalent. Certification as a Tumor Registrar.
Please note, remote position only available if you reside in the following states: Alabama, Alaska, Florida, Georgia, New Hampshire, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington or Wyoming.