Cancer Registrar 2
Company: Inova Health System
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Inova's Fairfax Medical Campus Cancer Registry department is
looking for a Full Time Cancer Registrar 2 to join their team.
As a Cancer Registrar 2, you will analyze core information from
medical records including demographic data, diagnostic procedures
and the extent of disease as specified by the Commission on Cancer
(CoC) requirements for cancer program accreditation. To help
achieve our mission, you will assume primary responsibility for
identifying, registering and abstracting patients with cancer.
Initiating and conducting Oncology related quality improvement
initiatives for review by the cancer committee or administration is
required. Your ability to promote the continuing care of cancer
patients through an active follow up system to comply with CoC
accreditation standards is of vital importance.
Demonstrates technical proficiency of clinical information by
identifying eligible patients for entry into the cancer registry
database by reviewing the various case-finding sources per
Performs quality control of data to ensure a high-quality database
by generating and reviewing preprogrammed reports monthly according
to departmental procedures.
Approves content and layout of data while completing tasks promptly
- dependent upon the complexity of the report.
Ensures submission of completed registry data to the Virginia
Cancer Registry, as required by Virginia law 32.1-70, and to the
National Cancer Database, as required by the standards of
Commission on Cancer (CoC), as evidenced by monthly monitoring.
Provides leadership and technical expertise to coordinate all
aspects of Oncology related continuing medical education.
Prepares and coordinates all aspects of the survey meeting as
required by departmental policies.
Ensures compliance with mandatory physician staging and physician
quality review of data according to departmental guidelines.
Two (2) years of Cancer Registry related experience and familiarity
with Commission on Cancer Standards
Associate Degree - Including or in addition to specific coursework
(2 semesters of 'Human Anatomy and Human Physiology) or Associate's
degree from an NCRA-accredited Program (e.g. Cancer Registry
Management (CRM), Cancer Information Management (CIM)
Certified Tumor Registrar
Inova is Northern Virginia's leading nonprofit healthcare provider.
Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare - every time,
every touch - to each person in every community we have the
privilege to serve. Inova's 18,000 team members serve more than 2
million individuals annually through an integrated network of
hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and
urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination
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