OSF Healthcare Careers

Cancer Tumor Registrar - OSF012155

Hours per week: varies - prn
Status (Benefits): Limited
Work Schedule: varies
Location: 2800 W 95th St, Evergreen Park, IL, United States

2800 W 95th St, Evergreen Park, IL, United States

Job Description

Description

The Cancer Tumor Registrar is responsible for collecting information, analyzing and completing abstracts related to patients diagnosed with or treated for cancer at OSF HealthCare.  Conducts retrospective and applicable concurrent medical record reviews.  Maintains cancer tumor registry databases, ensuring all appropriate data is entered in a timely manner.  Maintains understanding of both registry requirements and clinical workflows to ensure accuracy and completeness of information.  Identifies opportunities for both process and quality improvements and serves as a subject matter expert in organizational quality improvement initiatives. 

 

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Bachelor’s Degree in healthcare administration, computer science or other healthcare-related field

 

Certified Tumor Registrar certification required within 2 years of employment

 

3 years healthcare experience

 

Experience with electronic medical record systems

 

Ability to interpret clinical data and understand clinical procedures and terminology

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Working knowledge of Epic

 

Working knowledge of ACS Commission on Cancer or state cancer tumor registries

 

Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) or Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ)

 

Awareness of the principles and fundamentals related to Performance Improvement

 

 

 

 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.

 

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Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.