Navigant Consulting Inc Remote Certified Tumor Registrar- Navigant- Remote Location in JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri
With a unique blend of large firm resources and an entrepreneurial collaborative culture, Guidehouse is where your purpose, passion, and expertise transform organizations. Guidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. We help clients address their toughest challenges with a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change, technology-driven innovation and significant regulatory pressure. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, we help clients create scalable, innovative solutions that prepare them for future growth and success. Headquartered in Washington DC, the company has more than 7,000 professionals in more than 50 locations. If you’re passionately motivated to make a difference and deliver exceptional work, we invite you to learn more about your career opportunities at www.guidehouse.com
Navigant Consulting Inc. (a Guidehouse Company) segment is comprised of consultants, former provider administrators, clinicians, and other experts with decades of strategy, operational/clinical consulting, managed care services, digital health, revenue cycle management, and outsourcing experience. Professionals collaborate with hospitals and health systems, physician enterprises, payers, government, and life sciences entities, providing performance improvement and business process management solutions that help them meet quality and financial goals. You will make an immediate impact from day one, working with a team to provide end-to-end solutions. We don’t simply put band-aids on our client’s issues, we are working side-by-side with them. Are up for the challenge?
The Remote Certified Tumor Registrar will review clinical documentation as appropriate to extract data and apply ICD-10 codes. To code, stage and abstract cases of cancer and reportable benign tumors diagnosed and/or treated. To participate in research, education and monitoring for quality improvements activities to ensure data integrity and compliance with the American College of Surgeons Committee on Cancer guidelines.
Abstract and reviews cases of malignancies and reportable benign tumors diagnosed and/or treated.
Codes, stages and enters data into the registry database each case added to the tumor registry utilizing ICD-0, ICD-9-CM, AJCC TNM (Tumor, Nodes, Metastatsis) and Collaborative Staging/Coding, FORDS (Facility Oncology Registry Data Standards) and SEER (Surveillance of Epidemiology and End Results) guidelines.
Complies with state and federal mandates that require reporting all diagnosed and/or treated malignancies and reportable benign tumors.
Performs data quality control activities on registry data.
Retrieves and compiles data for preparation of annual reporting and may collaborate in generating reports for special duties.
Prepares minutes for Multi-Disciplinary Tumor Conference on a weekly basis.
Contacts patients, providers and state registries per the database to gather follow-up information and verify or correct patient information.
Maintains the highest degree of confidentiality of all information encountered including verbal, written and computerized. Reports to manager any failure by anyone to protect confidential information.
Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency of ICD-10 and knowledge of ICD-9-CM, ICD-10 CM/PCS, DMS Coding
Working knowledge of the policies and procedure manuals of the Tumor Registry and resources such as the American Joint Commission on Cancer (AJCC), TNM, FORDS, and SEER.
Ability to prioritize and coordinate work processes.
Demonstrated organizational Skills.
Process improvement and quality skills.
Basic knowledge of Microsoft applications.
Written and Verbal communication skills.
Performs other duties as assigned.
The duties listed are general in nature and are examples of the duties/responsibilities performed and are not meant to be exclusive to the job.
Management retains the right to add or modify duties at any time.
Currently certified as a Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) by National Cancer Registrars Association (NCRA) required. (If graduate of a School of Nursing program, must be licensed or licensed by endorsement as a Registered Nurse (RN) by the Alabama Board of Nursing)
Prefer Graduate from an accredited Health Information Technology program or School of Nursing.
Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently
Constantly operates a computer and other office equipment to coordinate work
Regularly uses close visual acuity and operates computer equipment to prepare and analyze and transmit data
Generally works in an office environment
This position requires successful completion of a background check and employment verification.
The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.
Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.
Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.
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