Certified Tumor Registrar

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth

Introduction:

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth is the region’s leading provider of high-quality healthcare. BID-Plymouth is a 170 bed acute care hospital serving the residents in Plymouth and Barnstable counties. BID-Plymouth is part of the Beth Israel Lahey Health system that is comprised of 13 hospitals in Eastern Massachusetts.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Manages all case findings, abstracting and recording of cancer data.
  • Responsible for ensuring the collection and reporting of all cancer data to State of Massachusetts
  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data, at all times.
  • Assists with data requests, quality assurance and patient care evaluations.
  • Abstracts diagnostic procedural and adjuvant treatment information from medical records, infusion and radiation therapy charts.
  • Ensures quality and integrity of the database and departmental compliance with external regulations.
  • Assigns diagnostic, histology, morphologic, SEER, AJCC and extent of Disease staging schemes.
  • Maintains NCRA required educational credits for every 3-year cycle.

It is understood that this is a summary of key job functions and does not include every detail of the job that may reasonably be required.

Education Qualifications:

  • Certification by National Tumor Registrar’s Association
  • Three to five years tumor registry experience
  • Minimum one year application of automated registry systems
  • Demonstrated knowledge of ACOS Commission on Cancer requirements
  • Ability to read, write and comprehend at 12th grade level
  • Associates degree or higher
  • Registration/Certification: Certified Tumor Registrar

Instructions for Resume Submission:

Please submit resume to sbenotti@bidplymouth.org or visit our careers page at www.bidplymouth.org/careers to apply.

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