Cancer Registry Specialist
Harmony Campus - Main - Fort Collins, CO

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Summary: As part of the Cancer Registry team this position is responsible for a variety of functions: identify reportable neoplasms, collect clinical data, code and enter medical information in the Cancer Registry database, perform life-time follow-up on PVH cancer patients and coordinate casefinding for the registry. Responsible for facilitating Cancer Registry meetings (Tumor Board & Cancer Committee). Assists with quality control activities, information requests, and other projects as needed.

Requirement: High school diploma/GED. Associate's degree in an Allied Health field preferred. Previous cancer registry or medical information management experience preferred. Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology preferred. Knowledge of ICD-9 and ICD-O coding preferred. RHIT (Registered Health Information Technician) or RHIA (Registered Health Information Administrator) preferred. Completion of Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) exam within 2 years of hire required.