MN and WI Regional Conference Oct 12-13 early registration

The Minnesota Cancer Registrars Association and Wisconsin Cancer Registrars Association are happy to announce that Early Bird registration is now open for the 2nd Annual MCRA/WCRA Regional Education Conference October 12th and 13th located in Bloomington, MN.  Please see the attached program for further information.

Conference Registration Link

If you have any vendors who are looking to have a booth at the conference, please have them contact me for the vendor registration link.

Jess Klaphake, RHIT, CTR – MCRA Communications │ Cancer Registrar  │ CentraCare Health – Coborn Cancer Center

1900 CentraCare Circle, Suite 1600  │ St. Cloud, MN 56303  │ Phone (320) 229-5199 ext. 70884

Email klaphakej@centracare.com

MCRA_WCRA Regional Conference Program 2017 (1)

Save the Date 10/12/17 and 10/13/17 – MCRA/WCRA Regional conference

MCRA/WCRA 2nd Annual Regional Conference will be held on Thursday Oct. 12th & Friday Oct.13th, 2017 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Bloomington 2800 American Blvd W., Bloomington, MN 55431

(Just a hop, skip & jump from the Mall of America!)

 On behalf of both organizations we’re pleased to offer this regional meeting to you and HOPE you’ll be able to join us! 

More details on speakers & hotel rates to follow.

 

 

2017 Feb 17, two new job posts

Cancer Registry Manager:  

https://careers-nthrive.icims.com/jobs/16566/cancer-registry-manager/job?mode=view

Our Cancer Registry Managers support the health networks, hospitals, clinical trial/pharmaceutical companies and physician groups that utilize our services to manage the cancer registry, support the cancer program and maintain the cancer registry database and reporting requirements for their organization. You will have the support of more than 50 ODM colleagues across the nation as you lead activities to successfully meet the standards set by the American College of Surgeons/Commission on Cancer such as preparing clients for ACoS surveys, overseeing all medical record analysis, data abstraction and overall data management.

  • Active CTR credential.
  • 3+ years of experience managing in an ACoS/CoC accredited Cancer Program.
  • Abstracting experience in an ACoS/CoC accredited facility.
  • ACoS/CoC survey preparation and extensive knowledge of current CoC Cancer Program Standards, abstracting, case identification, follow-up, and multiple EMR and Cancer Registry software systems.
  • Understanding of statistical analysis report generation and interpretation.
  • Ability to travel, if needed, up to 100%of the time.
  • The company provides remote and travel colleagues with company supplied computer equipment, an annual allotment for required professional dues and reference materials, online learning management tools, educational webinars and ODM Helpdesk/Forum to answer your abstracting questions.

CTR, Remote Specialist:

https://careers-nthrive.icims.com/jobs/15354/ctr%2c-remote-specialist/job?mode=view

Our Cancer Registrars support the health networks, hospitals, clinical trial/pharmaceutical companies and physician groups that utilize our services to manage the cancer registry, support the cancer program and maintain the cancer registry database and reporting requirements for their organization. With nThrive, you will have the support of more than 150 ODM colleagues across the nation as you support activities to successfully meet the standards set by the American College of Surgeons/Commission on Cancer such as helping to prepare clients for ACoS surveys, conducting medical record analysis, data abstraction and overall data management.  nThrive provides remote colleagues with company supplied computer equipment, an annual allotment for required professional dues and reference materials, online learning management tools, educational webinars and ODM Helpdesk/Forum to answer your abstracting questions.

 

********************$1000 Sign on Bonus***************************

 

  • Active CTR credential.
  • 2+ years of abstracting experience in an ACoS/CoC accredited facility, 3+ years preferred.
  • ACoS/CoC survey preparation and extensive knowledge of current CoC Cancer Program Standards, abstracting, case identification, follow-up, and multiple EMR and Cancer Registry software systems.
  • Understanding of statistical analysis report generation and interpretation.

2016 Fall Conference

Sept 22 and 23, 2016.

WCRA-MCRA 2016 Regional Brochure

WCRA- MCRA 2016 Hotel Info

Conference and Lodging
Embassy Suites by Hilton Milwaukee-Brookfield
1200 S. Moorland Road
Brookfield, Wisconsin 53005
Phone: (262) 782-2900
Rate: Single: $119.00*, Double: $139.00*
*Plus tax. Includes Wi-Fi, full breakfast & Manager’s
reception in the Atrium
Booking Code: AH3
Booking Cut Off Date: 9/8/16
Complimentary hotel shuttle is available to and from
Milwaukee General Mitchell Airport.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received
in writing by 9/16/16 to be eligible for a refund.
WCRA will accept cancellations by mail or e-mail
and will provide a refund for cancellations received
on or before 9/16/16. For cancellations received
during the specified time period, the refund will be
issued after the last day of the conference. WCRA
will refund the registration fees paid, less a $100
processing charge. No cancellations will be
accepted for refund after 9/16/

2015 Bylaws Report

WCRA 2015 Bylaws Report

September 22, 2015

There was discussion relating to changing the bylaws back to the previous ones to allow new members to
join the association at any time.

The discussion was tabled to the 2015 Fall meeting.

Respectively submitted,
Pat Recely, Bylaws Chair
Nancy Palmer, Bylaws Committee

NAACCR Webinar: Stomach and Esophagus

Here is the NAACCR Webinar for April

The recording of the 2014-2015 NAACCR Webinar: Stomach and Esophagus, the Q&A, the quizzes, quiz answers, and a copy of the slides are now available.

Please send the Q&A to everyone that viewed the webinar at your facility.

You can download them from the links below.

Streaming link

https://naaccrinc.webex.com/naaccrinc/lsr.php?RCID=3b39754647164310b3c37446e313ebfe

Q&A

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=xh62YIfeuwM%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

Slides

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=PY1uaYdtgR8%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

Quiz

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=BlA5q7fN0kk%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

Quiz Answers

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=LDrr-XEZaZ4%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

Case Scenarios

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=Cxn3oOOAMLg%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

Case Scenario Answers

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=e0acqTO-dRs%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

Downloading the webinar and associated files

If you have not done so already, you will need to download the WebEx .arf player.  The .arf player is available at:

https://akamaicdn.webex.com/client/WBXclient-T29L10NSP12-10075/nbr2player.msi

Once the player is installed click on the link at the top of the page.  You will land on a page that looks like the one below.  Click on the file you want to download and then on the next screen click on the download button.

Please read the Q&A prior to viewing the recording!  Any corrections or updates to the recording will be in the Q&A.

After viewing the recording participants should go to the website below for their CE certificate.  In order to get their CE Certificate they will need to pass a short quiz. One of the questions will ask for the NAACCR Phrase.  The NAACCR Phrase is given during the presentation (It’s at the very end for this one. There are a few moments of dead air before I announce it.  The CE Quiz can be found at

http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/2073099/Stomach-and-Esophagus-2015

NAACCR Webinar: Boot Camp

The recording of the 2014-2015 NAACCR Webinar: Boot Camp, the Q&A, the quizzes, quiz answers, and a copy of the slides are available through the links below.

Streaming link

https://naaccrinc.webex.com/naaccrinc/lsr.php?RCID=c9af5934a1a444f59c85eeb709d2eae5

Q&A

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=-IS2jvtp5ZE%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

Slides

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=bUqrCNeVCAo%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

Quiz

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=-MT1rdCrVlo%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

Quiz Answers

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=yc4PJ7gmAnw%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

Take Home Quiz (participants were asked to complete these prior to the session)

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=GKosDyigZng%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

 

Take Home Quiz Answers

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=Ee9VVpnpRF0%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

 

Downloading the webinar and associated files

If you have not done so already, you will need to download the WebEx .arf player.  The .arf player is available at:

https://akamaicdn.webex.com/client/WBXclient-T29L10NSP12-10075/nbr2player.msi

Once the player is installed click on the link at the top of the page.  You will land on a page that looks like the one below.  Click on the file you want to download and then on the next screen click on the download button.

Please read the Q&A prior to viewing the recording!  Any corrections or updates to the recording will be in the Q&A.

After viewing the recording participants should go to the website below for their CE certificate.  In order to get their CE Certificate they will need to pass a short quiz. One of the questions will ask for the NAACCR Phrase.  The NAACCR Phrase is given during the presentation (It’s at the very end for this one. There are a few moments of dead air before it’s announced.  The CE Quiz can be found at

http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/2033273/Boot-Camp-2015

Testicular Cancer Webinar

Streaming link

https://naaccrinc.webex.com/naaccrinc/lsr.php?RCID=b1043e96620d4c4fa718452ed8ed6089

 

Q&A

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=iT2xKvRShNg%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

 

Slides

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=YdWWLzSu-wM%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

 

Quiz

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=s1Bon2j9Z3I%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

 

Quiz Answers

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=B1Wj1gA9wQ4%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

 

Case scenario

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=8QG_oje_avk%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

 

Case Scenario Answers

http://www.naaccr.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=sL7DtrxmLHs%3d&tabid=161&mid=523

 

 

Downloading the webinar and associated files

If you have not done so already, you will need to download the WebEx .arf player.  The .arf player is available at:

IE: https://cisco.webex.com/client/WBXclient-T29L10NSP9EP2-10068/attcie.msi

Firefox/Chrome: https://cisco.webex.com/client/WBXclient-T29L10NSP9EP2-10068/attcns.msi

 

Once the player is installed click on the link at the top of the page.  You will land on a page that looks like the one below.  Click on the file you want to download and then on the next screen click on the download button.

 

Please read the Q&A prior to viewing the recording!  Any corrections or updates to the recording will be in the Q&A.

 

After viewing the recording participants should go to the website below for their CE certificate.  In order to get their CE Certificate they will need to pass a short quiz. One of the questions will ask for the NAACCR Phrase.  The NAACCR Phrase is given during the presentation (It’s at the very end for this one. There are a few moments of dead air before I announce it.  The CE Quiz can be found at

http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/1946545/Testes-2015