Cancer Registrar 1 (Round Rock)
Company: Baylor Scott & White Health
Posted on: January 9, 2022
The Cancer Registrar 1 identifies, registers, and maintain records
of patients receiving treatment for various diseases, providing
follow up functions, and maintaining the follow-up percentages for
the Registry(ies) as required by the American College of Surgeons
standards. This role analyzes incidence data and disseminates
information in accordance with established standards.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE
Identifies cases for abstraction based on Pathology Reports, HIM
Coding reports, Bill Reports, etc.
Abstracts data from patient medical record to include patient
demographics, diagnostic procedures, history and extent of disease,
treatment, follow-up, physician, and other related information.
Codes data into database in accordance with protocol
Enters Data of potential cases for abstraction into suspense file
in Registry system.
Utilizes a variety of resources to perform follow up functions and
maintains the follow up percentage as required by the American
College of Surgeons.
Participates in continuing education programs and in-services to
enhance job knowledge and skill set. Educates data collection staff
on study requirements and data collection methodology
Works closely with Registrars and Registry Manager to ensure
operational needs of the facilities are met.
Reviews data for accuracy; assembles and disseminates registry
Coordinates data collection activities; implements data quality
Maintains and protects the confidentiality of patient records.
KEY SUCCESS FACTORS
General understanding of general health care modalities, therapies,
terminology and equipment.
Knowledge of patient care charts and patient histories.
Ability to abstract and code diagnosis and treatment data using
standard registry coding references.
Ability to follow research methodology and protocol.
Able to communicate thoughts clearly; both verbally and in
Interpersonal skills to interact with a wide-range of
Able to research, analyze and disseminate information.
Knowledge of statistical and graphic concepts used in the
presentation of incidence, treatment, and survival information.
Able to apply statistical analysis to discover insights found in
Basic computer skills, including but not limited to: typing,
information security, electronic medical documentation, hand held
scanning and email.
Our competitive benefits package includes the following
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level
EDUCATION - H.S. Diploma/GED Equivalent
EXPERIENCE - 1 Year of Experience
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