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Certified Tumor Registrar - AdventHealth Orlando
Location: Work Remotely
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
Serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
Work Hours/Shift: Full Time (8 or 10 hr. schedule available)
You Will Be Responsible For:
Abstracts reportable cases with regards to timeliness and quality as specified in the Cancer Registry’s quality assurance policy.
Rely on and utilize the most current hierarchy of source documents to establish which information must be used in preference over any other. Thorough understanding of where to locate details to enable completion of the abstracts required fields, for the year(s) the patients are diagnosed, treated and surveilled.
Adheres to the department’s productivity requirements and maintains specified accuracy rate.
Demonstrate flexibility and adaption to changes in standards, data systems and registry policies, as well as self-education on changes in abstracting requirements.
Timely correction of and addition to patient records, based on edits generated, or additional information/reports received from Quality and Education Specialist
Participate in Quality Assurance peer review, as a reviewer and reviewee.
What You Will Need:
Current and valid Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) certification
Minimum of 3 years working as a Certified Tumor Registrar, or related registry experience
Associate degree in Healthcare or Health Information Management
The Certified Tumor Registrar is responsible for all aspects of accurate and complete data collection for reportable cancer cases. The Certified Tumor Registrar completes casefinding, abstracting and follow-up data entry in compliance with national, state and accreditation standards. Assists the Cancer Registry Manager as needed with special projects and actively participates in continuing education in order to stay abreast of all applicable changes in the cancer industry with regards to coding and compliance.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.