The team member's number one job responsibility is to deliver the most remarkable patient experience, in every dimension, every time, and understand how he or she contributes to the health system’s vision of achieving that commitment to patients and families.
Responsible for any combination of tumor registry functions including case finding, abstracting, follow-up, monitoring, and statistical reporting of all reportable benign and malignant neoplasms diagnosed or treated in Novant Health network facilities.
Education: Associates Degree Required Associates Degree in Cancer Information Management.
Preferred Experience: Previous experience in Tumor registry.
Preferred Licensure/Certification/Registration: CTR through the NCRACC
Required Additional Skills Required: Advanced level of medical terminology. Completion of Anantomy and Physiology, basic Statistics and epidemiology. Oncology knowledge of the disease process, including standards of care; surgical, radiation, and systemic treatment regimens. Knowledge of the American College of Surgeons Cancer Program Standards. Coding Courses in ICD0-3, Standards for Oncology Registry Entry, AJCC TNM Staging, SEER Summary Staging,
Solid Tumor Rules, State Cancer Collection & Reporting Manual. Ability to communicate effectively with tact and diplomacy with Medical Staff, Novant Departments, private physician offices and non-Novant facilities to obtain patient information and resolve staging issues.
Additional Skills Preferred: Computer skills in databases: data entry experience with Electronic Registry Systems Inc., Epic, facility anatomic pathology system , Radiology, Varian , Mosaiq, and other e-records that become available.
It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.
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