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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransCertified Oncology Data Specialist Cancer Registry
Orlando, FL

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Location: Orlando, FL

Shift : Days, 7:30am-4:00pm/8:00am-4:30pm

The community you’ll be caring for:

Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando

We offer great benefits with immediate Health Insurance coverage

Career growth and advancement potential

Serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America

AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country

We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year

The role you’ll contribute:

Oncology Data Specialist (ODS) is responsible for improving quality and outcomes for the Cancer Institute across the Central Florida Division by ensuring appropriate clinical documentation is captured to meet national registry guidelines and regulatory requirements. The ODR is responsible for ensuring all clinical elements accurately reflect the care provided by AdventHealth to allow for accurate state, federal, and public reporting. The ODR serves as the Cancer Registry content expert to review patient diagnosis, treatment, and outcomes across the care continuum. Responsible for completing ongoing longitudinal follow-up to meet national regulatory requirements. The ODR is responsible for alerting leadership of potential discrepancies in documentation or care variation. The ODR completes case finding, abstracting and follow-up data entry in compliance with national, state and accreditation standards. Actively participates in continuing education in order to stay abreast of all applicable changes in the cancer industry with regards to coding and compliance.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

· Strong understanding of complex medical conditions and surgical procedures to make clinical judgements on appropriateness of cancer care to measure quality and outcomes Helps to develop and maintain high-performing personnel

· Ability to make independent decisions when considering a broad range of internal/external clinical variables to adhere to national cancer guidelines Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department

· Effective communication skills with ability to communicate with leadership, front line team members, physicians, and patients

· Ability to make independent decisions when considering a broad range of internal/external clinical variables to adhere to national guidelines

· Thorough understanding of the Quality Measures as specified by the Commission on Cancer

· Thorough knowledge on a site by site basis of the evidence based NCCN Guidelines for cancer care

· Thorough knowledge of required resource references and utilization as specified in the Florida Cancer Data System (FCDS) Data Acquisition Manual (DAM).


The expertise and experiences you'll need to succeed:


· High School Grad or Equivalent and 1 years’ experience

· Certified Oncology Data Specialist

· Minimum 1 year working as a Oncology Data Specialist (ODS) and Associate degree in Healthcare or Health Information Management OR

· Minimum of 3 years of cancer registry abstraction experience


· Bachelor's degree in Healthcare or Health Information Management

· 2 years of abstracting experience in a CoC approved Cancer Program

· Experience working in a quaternary care hospital system

· Experience working in a multi-campus healthcare system

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances. The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location.

Category: Cancer Institute

Organization: AdventHealth Orlando

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 24022655

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Central Florida

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $26.17 - $39.26

  • Location: Orlando, FL

  • Job ID: 24022655

  • Job Family: Cancer Institute

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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