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Company: Parallon
Location: Washington, DC
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech



SHIFT: Work From Home

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career today with HCA Healthcare

We can offer you a benefits package that will suit your family's needs. You can choose from a variety of medical coverage plans that best fit your lifestyle. You also have the option to enroll in additional perks such as our matching 401k, medical and childcare flex spending accounts, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement programs.

We are seeking a Certified Tumor Registrar for our center to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

As a Certified Tumor Registrar you are responsible for case finding and abstraction of cancer data for HCA hospitals.

What you will do in this role:

  • Completes case-finding for assigned facilities, including review of pathology reports, the disease index, suspense list in Meditech, Patient ID disposition reports and merging appropriate cases into Metriq.

  • Responsible for reviewing medical records to abstract information according to the standards of the Commission on Cancer (CoC) and the appropriate State Central Cancer Registry.

  • Performs timely abstraction of assigned cases to ensure compliance with CoC or appropriate State Central Cancer Registry standards, i.e. within six months of patient contact.

  • Completes edit checks and makes appropriate changes on a timely basis.

  • Follows CoC and state data standards and coding instructions to abstract all reportable cases.

  • Assists with data collection to comply with CoC special studies.

  • Submits data to the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB) in accordance with the annual Call for Data.

  • Submits data monthly to the appropriate State Central Cancer Registry.

  • Resolves errors resulting in the rejection of records from the NCDB and the state central cancer registry.

  • Attends state and national educational activities as approved by Director.



Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Knowledge of disease index and pathology reports.

  • Computer skills, including data input, Meditech and other required software.


  • High school degree (or equivalent) required; Associates degree preferred


  • 3-5 years of Cancer Data Abstraction or Medical Records experience preferred

    Certificate/License: Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) designation required.

Parallon is an industry leader in revenue cycle services. We partner with over 650 hospitals and 2,400 physician practices nation-wide. Our parent company, HCA Healthcare has been consistently named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere and is ranked in the Fortune 100. We are dedicated to ensuring our patients have the best experience even after they leave our facilities.

If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team.

We are actively interviewing so apply today! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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