Position is eligible to be a "Remote Worker" (*Applicants must reside in a remote-eligible work state)
The Cancer Registrar for Baylor Scott and White Health (BSWH) identifies, registers, and maintain records of patients treated for cancer and certain benign diseases. He / She analyzes cancer incidence data and disseminates information in accordance with established standards.
In addition, the Cancer Registrar for BSWH has the following responsibilities:
Identifies and compiles patient data from a range of relevant sources and arranges for data collection as appropriate.
Abstracts data from patient medical record to include patient demographics, diagnostic procedures, history and extent of disease, treatment, follow-up, physician, and other related information; codes data into database in accordance with protocol requirements.
Reviews data for accuracy; assembles and disseminates registry data.
Coordinates data collection activities; implements data quality control measures
Participates in cancer educational activities; educates data collection staff on study requirements and data collection methodology
The ideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and histology.
Knowledge of patient care charts and patient histories.
Knowledge of statistical and graphic concepts used in the presentation of cancer incidence, treatment, and survival information.
Proficient skills in the use of personal computers and related software applications, such as EPIC
Effective interpersonal skills.
Ability to abstract and code cancer data using standard registry coding references. Ability to follow research methodology and protocol.
Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepare reports.
Our competitive benefits package includes*:
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
- EDUCATION - Associate's Degree at minimum
- EXPERIENCE - A minimum of 1 year experience required
- PREFERENCES - Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR®) with 1 to 5 years of relevant, related working experience
Internal Number: 20013904
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!