HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cancer Registrar I in Brentwood, Tennessee

Sarah Cannon at TriStar Healthis part of a global network of cancer experts offering integrated cancer services with convenient access to cutting-edge therapies throughout Middle Tennessee, Chattanooga, Tenn. and southern Kentucky.

Sarah Cannon at TriStar Health offers world-class cancer care and research options close to home through a network of affiliated medical facilities that provide a full range of services for prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer, as well as comprehensive rehabilitation services.

TheSarah Cannon Cancer Data Centeris seeking aCancer Registrar Ito workFull-time.

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Position Summary

The Cancer Registrar Trainee is an entry-level position that incorporates training with practical experience. Under direct supervision of the Cancer Data Center Manager, the cancer registrar trainee is responsible for acquiring a working knowledge of registry data collection and coding standards, the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer Program, and the state’s central cancer registry requirement. After proficiency has been demonstrated, the cancer registrar trainee will then be responsible for various Commission on Cancer and state registry cancer data reporting, maintenance, and follow-up functions. The cancer registry trainee interacts with various hospital staff, physicians, physicians’ office staff, and other health care providers.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Course work in and/or two years experience using medical terminology, Anatomy & Physiology, disease processes and treatment methods.

  • Completed or currently enrolled in a National Cancer Registrar Association-accredited Cancer Data Management course.

  • Two or more years of college preferred. License & Certifications:

  • Must be eligible to sit for Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) within one year of accepting the position.

  • Must obtain CTR certification within two years of accepting position.

  • RHIT certification preferred

Title: Cancer Registrar I

Location: Tennessee-Brentwood-Nashville FSC

Requisition ID: 08452-55690