Moffitt Cancer Center is recruiting for Cancer Registry Abstractors. This position is 100% remote.
Responsible for the accessioning and abstracting activities of the Cancer Registry in compliance with the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (ACoS/CoC), the Florida Cancer Data System (FCDS), and department goals. Responsible for abstracting demographic, cancer management and survival information from patients' medical records and other sources accurately into the Cancer Registry database.
Education and Training Required:
HS Diploma/ GED required; coursework in medical terminology, anatomy and physiology or equivalent experience in allied health field required.
Must be a Certified Cancer Registrar (CTR)
Minimum one year cancer registry abstracting experience in a Commission on Cancer (CoC) approved program or a minimum of one (1) year cancer registry abstracting experience as a CTR in Moffitt Cancer Center cancer registry
Experience working with computerized cancer registry
Thorough knowledge of American College of Surgeons (ACoS)/CoC and state registry data collection requirements
Able to accurately interpret components of medical record including operative, pathology, radiology, lab and autopsy reports
Must be familiar with abstracting processes, principles and data standards
Must be familiar with characteristics of different types of cancers, including typical disease progression, relative prognoses and standards of care
Must be knowledgeable in medical oncology terminology; needs proficiency with computerized cancer registry databases, word processing software, and windows-based operating system; shows good judgment in prioritizing work to meet department goals, standards and deadlines.
Education and Training Preferred:
Experience in a research facility preferred