Quality Coordinator Cancer Registry

at MaineHealth in Scarborough, Maine, United States

Job Description



Position Summary

This position performs Cancer Registry quality control to maintain industry standards and data accuracy. Collaborates with Oncology leaders to identify areas for quality improvement and assists in the development and implementation of quality improvement initiatives and projects. The position will analyze, evaluate, compile data and create specialized reports as requested by physicians, administrative staff and others, as well as assist other MaineHealth areas, such as Quality, IT and Business Development with analytics and accreditation reporting. Reviews, updates and submits timely, accurate data to state and national databases, and participates as a member of select committees as assigned.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

Education: Associates degree in Health Information, or related field (preferred)

License/Certifications: Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) certification

Experience: A minimum of 3 years of Cancer Registry experience (preferred)

Extensive knowledge of Cancer Registry coding principles

Strong understanding of CoC, NAPBC, NAPRC, QOPI accreditation standards

Ability to communicate effectively in both written and oral formats.

Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

Time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines; ability to prioritize tasks appropriately.

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Additional Information  Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated 700-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in Portland.

MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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Job Posting: 790958

Posted On: Jul 26, 2022

Updated On: Jul 26, 2022