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Cancer Tumor Registrar - 100% Remote

LocationNew York, NY

Ref2020-41724

DeptAdministrative/Clerical

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
 
For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details

The Cancer Registry Department is seeking a Cancer Registrar/Abstraction Specialist to analyze electronic medical records, and abstract clinical, pathological, therapeutic and epidemiologic data in accordance with established oncology data collection practices/standards, American College of Surgeons/Commission on Cancer Standards, NY State Department of Health, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) guidelines. 

You Will: 

  • Determine if a case qualifies for accessioning into the database.
  • Analyze medical records and assign correct codes utilizing the appropriate oncology standards and data collection practices.
  • Enter all information into Metriq software.
  • Work 100% remote from your home office

You Have:

  • CTR (Certified Tumor Registrar) Credential Required. Please highlight certification on your resume.
  • Associates Degree in Health Related Field.
  • 3+ years of abstracting experience as a CTR (Certified Tumor Registrar) in a COC accredited hospital using Metriq Software.
  • Proficiency using Metriq Software preferred
  • Ability to use an electronic medical record for data abstraction.
  • Proficiency using MS Office software, particularly Outlook, Excel, and WORD.
  • Thorough knowledge of reportable malignant and non-malignant diseases, cancer staging and treatment, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology and ICD-O-3 coding. 

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Application Hiring Process

Step 1
Complete an Online Application
Step 2
Participate in an Initial Phone Interview
Step 3
Participate in In-Person or Video interviews
Step 4
Provide References
Step 5
Extension of Job Offer
Step 6
Onboarding
Step 7
New Employee Orientation
Step 1
Complete an Online Application
Step 2
Participate in an Initial Phone Interview
Step 3
Participate in In-Person or Video interviews
Step 4
Provide References
Step 5
Extension of Job Offer
Step 6
Onboarding
Step 7
New Employee Orientation

New York, NY

At MSK, we are committed to providing exceptional patient care that is as convenient as possible. Each of our facilities serves a purpose and is strategically built to support a larger community, including our employees.

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Memorial Hospital
New York, NY
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