Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR)
Oxford HIM places experienced CTR professionals credentialed by the National Cancer Registrars Association (NCRA) in rewarding opportunities at a variety of healthcare facilities.
We offer healthcare organizations cost-effective staffing solutions for the management and utilization of patient data, ensuring its timely availability. We assist our clients in meeting their operational goals by providing qualified Certified Tumor Registrar professionals for contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire positions.
Our seasoned CTR professionals:
- Accurately review and abstract health information from patient medical records such as demographic characteristics, history of neoplasm, final diagnosis stage, extent of disease (metastasis), and treatment (diagnostic and surgical procedures, administration of chemotherapy, radiation therapy, biological response modifiers, etc.), and assign mandated oncology codes − entering data into a cancer registry database to allow for uniform data collection.
- Prepare statistical reports, narrative reports, and graphic presentations of tumor registry data for use by hospital staff, researchers, and other users of registry data.
- Maintain registry with follow-up information such as quality of life and length of survival of cancer patients.
- Manage an effective cancer registry program (including the management and supervision of subordinate registry staff) at either a local, state, or national level.