SENIOR TUMOR REGISTRAR
NJ - Elizabeth (07202)
A Senior Certified Tumor Registrar:
Engages actively in case finding by reviewing pathology reports, malignancy lists, surgical schedules, and clinic records to identify oncology cases diagnosed and treated at Trinitas. Completes abstracts on all cancer patients and reports these cases as per state regulations within six months of diagnosis or discharge. Maintains follow-up records on all cancer patients. Maintains all computer data on all cancer patients through the Electronic Registry Systems. Maintains attendance records for all weekly team meetings and a brief list of cases discussed. Assures that the operator announcement is made weekly about the meeting. Assures that reports are submitted by all participating departments for the annual report. Provides a report for the Cancer Committee for each quarterly meeting. Elicits committee’s input on annual goals and patient care studies. Follows ACOS guidelines in all registry activities and keeps the Cancer Committee apprised of ACOS guidelines. Coordinates Tumor Board Conferences.
Certified by the National Tumor Registrar Association. Associate degree required, Bachelor’s degree preferred. Computer Literacy. Medical Record and/or Registry experience required.