Job Description

Certified Tumor Registrar

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), part of City of Hope, takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Summary Purpose:

Under supervision of the cancer registry manager, the Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) reviews a variety of case finding sources to identify patients to be reported to the state and national databases according to regulation.  The CTR reviews patient documentation and diagnostic information to assign and report codes for diagnosing and treating cancers.  The CTR performs tasks as needed to comply with all cancer program accreditation's. 


  • Must have active CTR certification.
  • Minimum of 2 years of cancer registry experience
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in oncology
  • Abstract experience required
  • Must have basic Microsoft office experience including word, excel, and PowerPoint.

Oncology expertise

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

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