Texas Health

Registrar Cancer Job (11961846)
Location: Fort Worth, Texas - United States
Posted: 11/14/2017

Registrar Cancer Job

Registrar Cancer

Location
Texas Health Southwest

Job ID: 34121
Department:
Shared -Health Information Svc

Area of Interest:
Clerical/Admin.

Job Type:
Full Time

Shift:
1st

Relocation Provided:
No

Travel Required:
No

Specialty

Job Function
OFC

Qualifications:/Duties
HOURS:
8 am - 5 pm, Mon- Fri

EDUCATION:
High School Diploma

CERTIFICATION:
CTR

PREFERRED:
Associate’s degree in Health Information or health related field preferred
1 year medical record experience preferred

SKILLS:
Knowledge of medical terminology, human anatomy and physiology, familiarity with basic statistics.
Ability to analyze and draw inferences from statistical data.
Computer skills.
Human relations and oral/written communications skills.
Ability to work under immediate supervision. Attention to details, familiarity of contents of the patient record, ability to use resources of other institutions, physician offices and obtain/analyze oncology related data

DUTIES:
Completes daily analysis of medical records for oncology patients and determines eligibility for case reporting.
Maintains automated suspense listing of cases to be coded and abstracted
Abstracting:
Applies abstracting and coding knowledge as well as communicates effectively with medical staff in order to determine accurate assignment of codes for diagnosis, severity of illness, procedure and treatment, and outcome measures.
Treatment Collection/Follow-up:
Obtains recurrence, subsequent treatment, and outcome information from internal and external sources at least annually for each oncology patient in the registry and updates the record in the database.
Quality:
Assists in data compilation and reporting as necessary
Participates in department quality improvement projects
When necessary, assists with preparation and back-up processing of required documentation for
Cancer Conferences
Works toward and maintains CTR status.



Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Administration

“Healing hands. Caring hearts.”


Texas Health Resources (THR) is the foundation for three great health care systems in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex Harris Methodist Hospitals, Presbyterian Healthcare System and Arlington Memorial Hospital. Our thirteen facilities in metropolitan and rural areas allow our employees to work and grow in a community that's right for them. Over the next 10 years THR plans to invest more than $1.5 billion into its current hospitals and future facilities. This level of strength demonstrates the ongoing commitment to improving the health of the people in the communities we serve as well as supporting a great environment for our employees.


As one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care systems in Texas, THR contributes to employee growth by offering outstanding benefits such as tuition reimbursement for employees and their dependents pursuing clinical degrees.


Is growth important to you? It is to us! Our 'Center for Learning' is dedicated to the continued development of the skills, knowledge and practical experience you will need to positively impact your career path.


Looking for a career path? We'll give you one! Our 'Career Development Center' will help you develop a career growth timeline based on your interests, skills and values.


Care about your community? So do we! Through our "Reach out THR" program we'll give you time to participate in community outreach events. Last year our employees volunteered over 24,000 hours to various outreach programs in their neighborhoods!


At Texas Health Resources we recognize the need to attract skilled, caring staff who reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. Diversity is the key to success at THR and our Diversity Advisory Council makes a difference!


Encourages and supports system wide celebrations of various cultures.


Recognizes individuals who demonstrate outstanding support of diversity in the community. Makes recommendations for community involvement and support.


Email resumes to recruiter@texashealth.org or apply online at: TexasHealth.org/jobs
For more information please call: 1.800.749.6877


Our hospitals include: Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Burleson, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth, Texas Health Specialty Hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano.


Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that values and celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization.


EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

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