Reviews and abstracts patient information utilizing current cancer abstracting coding resources, and Texas
Cancer Registry and National Cancer Data Base reporting requirements. Demonstrates understanding of
American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer Program Standards. Completes established
competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
Associateâ��s Degree from accredited school in Cancer Information Management, Health Information Management, or other Allied Health degree program.
1 year of cancer abstracting and coding with intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook.
3 years of cancer data collection and reporting to American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers programs. .
Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) thru the National Cancer Registrars Association ( NCRA) approved certification process.
Preferred Certification/ Licensure
Registered Health Information Technology (RHIT) or Registered Health information Administration ( RHIA)
Primary Location: El Paso, Texas
Facility: THOP Market Shared Services
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.