Emory University Certified Tumor Registrar **Remote--Full time** in Atlanta, Georgia
Must be certified as a tumor registrar (CTR) Identifies patients alleged to have specific disease diagnoses, confirms the diagnosis clinically or pathologically, and determines whether these patients meet specific criteria for inclusion in a database. Abstracts demographic, diagnostic, and epidemiologic treatment and survival information from inpatient and outpatient reports, records, and electronic databases. Codes the primary site and morphology, and clinically or pathologically stages the morbidity, mortality, or extent of the disease. Follows up with patients, physicians, and clinics to obtain and update missing data. Designs computer programs, and maintains reports. May oversee other medical records abstractors. Performs related responsibilities as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or equivalent. Certification as a Tumor Registrar.
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Job Number 15216
Job Type Regular Full-Time
Division Exec.V.P. for Health Affairs
Department Winship Cancer Institute
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable
Job Category Clerical & Administrative
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