WellStar Health Systems Cancer Data Abstractor 2 in marietta, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The Cancer Data Abstractor II abstracts to computerized registry database all reportable cancer cases with accurate, pertinent, and complete codes and/or data according to ACoS FORDS reporting standards & procedures, as well as state and facility requirements. Shares responsibility of casefinding, abstracting, and follow-up in the Cancer Data Center.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education : Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) or CTR eligible (associates degree in a recognized allied health field)

Required Minimum Experience : Three years experience in ACoS Approved Cancer Registry or graduate of a Cancer Registry Program with an Associate Degree

Required Minimum Skills : ICD-O coding; staging in AJCC, and Collaborative Stage formats; computerized data reporting skills, preferred system is METRIQ; computer knowledgeable; medical terminology; anatomy & physiology; cancer disease processes & standards of care; strong communication skills; work as a team player; ability to work without direct supervision.

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department Cancer Data Center

Facility WellStar Shared Services

Category Allied Health

City Marietta

Shift Days

State Georgia