The Certified Oncology Data Abstractor collects and maintains complete and accurate data for all cancer patients diagnosed and/or treated at Good Samaritan Hospital. Other responsibilities include cancer conference preparation, quality control and assistance with regulatory surveys.
Qualifications & Requirements
Education: High school graduate required. Associates Degree preferred. Certification: Certified Tumor Registrar as credentialed by the National Cancer Registrars Association required or *must be CTR eligible and obtain credentials within 2 years of hire* Experience: N/A
Skills/Other: A. Strong problem-solving, appropriate judgment and decision-making skills. B. Effective written, verbal and non-verbal communication skills. C. Coding principles preferred. D. High quality typing skills preferred E. Medical terminology, anatomy and computer terminology experience preferred. F. Effective interpersonal and communication skills for interactions with physicians, ancillary staff and volunteers. G. Demonstrates leadership skills, flexibility and self- direction with the ability to work independently. H. Attention to detail.