Seeking a Growth-Oriented Cancer Registry Abstractor. Apply today!
Our client is a not-for-profit healthcare system with multiple locations and services. The Health System has served residents and visitors to the beautiful Golden Isles and surrounding areas of Southeast Georgia since 1888. Headquartered in the historic port city of Brunswick, the Health System serves the needs of residents from six counties. With a mission to provide safe, quality, accessible, and cost-effective care in meeting the health needs of the people and communities it serves, our client will certainly realize its vision of becoming the region’s health care provider and employer of choice. A recent retirement has created need for the following professional:
Cancer Registry Abstractor Brunswick, Georgia As a Cancer Registry Abstractor, you will assume responsibility for the identification of cancer patients and the maintenance of the Cancer Registry in accordance with the requirements of the facility, and the standards of the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. This will include coding and abstracting clinical data, obtaining long-term follow up data and analyzing medical records/reports, and reading/interpreting various components of medical records, among other responsibilities. To qualify, you should hold an Associate’s degree in Cancer Registry or Cancer Information Management from an NCRA-accredited program or an Associate’s degree accompanied by required certifications. Current Certified Tumor Registrar certification is necessary; Registered Health Information Technician certification is preferred. You’ll need at least one year of experience working in the field of cancer registry abstracting records. You’ll have a thorough knowledge and understanding of the guidelines for cancer abstracting as set forth by the American College of Surgeons, the American Joint Committee on Cancer and the SEER Summary Staging Manual. You’ll also need extensive knowledge of medical terminology, the International Classification of Diseases for Oncology (ICD-O) codes and the International Classification of Diseases (ICD9-CM) codes. Working with our client, you’ll be rewarded with a competitive salary, and full employee benefits, including medical and dental coverage, a 50%-matched 403(b) after one year of employment, and a 457/401(a) 2/14 contribution by the hospital. Most of all, you’ll love working in a beautiful state-of-the-art facility within an environment that will soon feel like “family,” rather than “work.” Live and work by the ocean! Brunswick, Georgia, is ideally situated about one hour from Jacksonville, Florida, and Savannah, Georgia, and just a 12-minute ride from the ocean. Develop your career with a successful, healthcare system leader! Send your resume and letter of interest, for immediate consideration. Be sure to specify “Cancer Registry Abstractor – 36359B” in the subject line. Our Client is an Equal Opportunity Employer. RCI Recruitment Solutions is a privately owned firm headquartered in Jupiter, Florida, with operations throughout the United States. For almost 40 years, RCI has provided a wide range of candidate sourcing and related recruitment services. Its proprietary and client-specific solutions encompass a variety of services, including advertising, consulting, media services, and staffing technology.