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Certified Oncology Data Specialist

*Fully Remote Position* Parallon/HCA is looking for a Certified Oncology Data Specialist. This is a 100% work-from-home position with flexible hours. Parallon, a subsidiary of HCA, will provide you with office equipment (computer, dual monitors, headset). Benefits such as medical insurance, 401k, etc. are exceptional!

As an Oncology Data Specialist, you will be responsible for case finding and abstraction of cancer data for HCA hospitals.


  • Completes case-finding for assigned facilities, including review of pathology reports, the disease index, suspense list in Meditech and merging appropriate cases into Metriq
  • Responsible for reviewing medical records to abstract information according to the standards of the American College of Surgeons (ACOS) and the appropriate State Central Cancer Registry
  • Performs timely abstraction of assigned cases to ensure compliance with ACOS standards, i.e. within six months of patient contact
  • Completes edit checks and makes appropriate changes on a timely basis
  • Follow ACOS and state data standards and coding instructions to abstract all reportable cases
  • Attend state and national educational activities as approved by the Director
  • Submit data to the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB) in accordance with the annual Call for Data
  • Submit data monthly to the appropriate State Central Cancer Registry
  • Resolve errors resulting in the rejection of records from the NCDB and the state data systems


  • High school degree (or equivalent) required; Associate degree preferred
  • 3-5 years of Cancer Data Abstraction or Medical Records experience preferred
  • Certified Oncology Data Specialist (ODS) designation required

For more information, contact Amanda Lemons, RHIA, ODS @

Certified Oncology Data Specialist

*Sign-on Bonus Incentive*

Registry Partners is offering a sign-on bonus incentive for full-time and part-time Certified Oncology Data Specialists. Requirements include a minimum of 1 year of current data abstraction experience and an active ODS certificate. Employees have flexible schedules, achieve a work/life balance, and can work remotely from all 50 states! Health Insurance, 401K, and paid time off are just a few of our benefits!

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Senior Oncology Data Specialist

LSU Health Sciences Center/School of Public Health/Louisiana Tumor Registry (LTR) is seeking a qualified Senior Oncology Data Specialist to join their team. This LTR position is crucial for routine registry operations and is supported by federal funding from the NCISEER Program and CDCNPCR Program. In addition to core responsibilities such as case abstraction, consolidation, and editing, the incumbent is expected to engage in advanced registry activities. These include assisting in quality assurance and developing training and education materials. The incumbent will also participate in reliability and field studies as funding agencies request.

Louisiana Tumor Registry – Mission – To collect and report complete, high-quality, and timely population-based cancer data in Louisiana to support cancer research, control, and prevention. Vision – To reduce suffering and death from cancer using information collected by the Louisiana Tumor Registry.

LSUHSC, N.O. offers a competitive benefits package including health insurance, financial protection plans, retirement plans, and generous paid time off policies. For additional information, please click HERE.

LSU Health New Orleans is committed to leveraging diversity as an educational resource and an institutional core value. We seek candidates who will contribute to a climate where students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds have equitable access and success opportunities. As an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, we welcome all to apply without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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