Temple University Hospital
Temple University Hospital is a 600+ bed, Level I Trauma Center, academic medical center. It is part of the Temple University Health System (TUHS), a $1.6 billion academic, four hospital, health system dedicated to providing access to quality patient care and supporting excellence in medical education and research. With over 9,000 employees, it is associated with Temple University and Temple University Medical School and offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services to the surrounding community, and highly specialized tertiary services to the entire region.
Proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
The Tumor Registrars are responsible for the abstracting and reporting to State and National registries, including the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, in accordance with all mandated standards and guidelines. They monitor and update follow-up information for all patients in our facilities database. They perform lifetime follow-up on all patients with a diagnosis of malignancy who received treatment at our facility, continually monitoring medical record documentation for our facility to assure timely collection of all relevant data. They assist with the development of the Cancer Program’s Annual Report and generate requested reports for use in research and cancer related studies.
Location: Temple University Hospital, 3509 N Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140. Some limited remote work may be approved.
Typical schedule: M-F, 40 hrs/wk, 8:00a-4:30p. Non-exempt, overtime eligible.
Minimum required qualifications for consideration:
- Tumor Registrar certification – Certified Tumor Registrar, CTR.
- 3 years’ of experience abstracting cancer data and reportable conditions.
- General experience in the use of Tumor Registry, e.g., Oncology, Metriq, and EMR, e.g., Epic, software systems.
An Associate’s Degree in a health care related field. A Health Information Management (HIM) major/focus is preferred.
We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits including a valuable 403(b) match and tuition assistance for you (and for employee’s full time undergraduate dependents attending Temple University).
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