Job Summary: The Cancer Registrar abstracts information from patient records with the diagnosis of cancer. This information is entered into the facility's data base and submitted to the State Registry. Registrar ensures accuracy and integrity of the medical record abstract data. Registrar supports CMMC's CoC accreditation process.
Requirements: High School graduate or equivalent. At least one-year experience in Medical Records or Tumor Registry preferred. Associates degree required to become certified. Certified as a Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) within three years of hire.
Skills: Basic computer knowledge.