Virtual Cancer Abstracting Specialist

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Wed, Apr 25, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A healthcare management solutions company has an open position for a Virtual Cancer Abstracting Specialist.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Completing activities and/or functions relating to cancer data management, cancer registry operations and cancer program activities
  • Performing case ascertainment in accordance with current state mandates and national accrediting agencies
  • Assigning codes to the collected data set items in accordance with current state and national accrediting agencies

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • Current Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) certification or eligible to sit for CTR exam within 18 months
  • Must maintain professional memberships and credentials
  • Ability to interacts professionally with facility departments and medical organizations
  • Ability to collect, prepare and maintain cancer registry statistical reports
  • Must possess time management, critical thinking, and communication proficiency skills