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Truman Medical Centers Cancer Registrar Supervisor - Health Data Exchange & Integrity (8:00AM-4:30PM M-F) in Kansas City, Missouri

Cancer Registrar Supervisor - Health Data Exchange & Integrity (8:00AM-4:30PM M-F)

Tracking Code

16837-124

Job Description

If you want to work where the action is, Truman Medical Centers/University Health (TMC/UH) is the place for you. Known as “Kansas City’s Essential Hospital,” TMC/UH is the safety net healthcare system for Jackson County/Kansas City. We are an academic medical center, serving as the primary teaching institution for the UMKC Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Pharmacy. A 547-bed, not-for-profit health system, TMC/UH delivers the highest-quality medical care for our patients, with compassion, empathy, and unparalleled dedication to service. During the 2020 pandemic, we also stepped forward as a regional leader in COVID care and testing. TMC/UH is comprised of three campuses:

TMC/UH Heath Sciences Districtis located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The Health Sciences District represents a robust academic community, leading the forefront of biomedical research and cutting edge technology. Partnered with UMKC and Children’s Mercy Hospital, Truman Medical Centers serves as the cornerstone in educating the next generation of healthcare practitioners. As a Level 1 Trauma Center, we’re a leader in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, with world-class expertise in chronic disease management and women’s services, including high-risk maternity care. The Health Sciences District is also home to the University Health building , TMC’s beautiful specialty outpatient clinics and day-surgery center. We will soon open University Health 2, which will house all of our primary care and women’s care clinics.

TMC/UH Lakewoodis located between Kansas City and Lee’s Summit, Missouri, offering residents of Eastern Jackson County access to a modern community hospital with a continuum of outpatient services designed to meet the needs of families. TMC/UH Lakewood specializes in high-risk maternal and child care, and serves as one of the few Kansas City metro area institutions accredited by The Joint Commission in Orthopedics and Palliative Care. It also is home to a 188-bed, fully accredited long-term care center.

TMC/UH Behavioral Healthis the KC metro area’s largest, most comprehensive provider of mental health services. TheHealing Canvas Building, located in Kansas City’s vibrant Crossroads Arts District, is its epicenter, providing a broad list of outpatient services. We also offer psychiatric inpatient care, and we deliver therapeutic services through our community outreach clinics. We are a leader in the Trauma-Informed Care Movement, and provide training, coaching and consulting to outside organizations.

Provides leadership to Cancer Registrar staff to include performance management, professional development and work direction. Develops, implements, and monitors cancer data collection, management, analysis, and reporting system in a timely manner consistent with the requirements of accrediting agencies, state and federal statues for reporting, and in meeting the needs of the medical and ancillary staff and the TMC Cancer Program. Promotes the cancer registry profession and ongoing cancer program development enhancements by coordinating all cancer program related committees, conferences, and activities as appropriate. Provides a leadership role to the other Certified Tumor Registrars (CTRs) by training, mentoring, and advising as needed. Supports the growth of TMC’s cancer program into additional accreditations.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Health Information Management or related field

  • Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR)

  • 3-5 years of related experience

  • Experience providing leadership to staff

  • Experience with computer systems and applications

  • Strong communication skills, problem-solving skills, organization skills, ability to work independently

  • Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) preferred

  • Coding experience preferred

Job Location

Health Sciences District - Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Shift Schedule

8:00AM - 4:30PM

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