Tumor Registry Supervisor

LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans
April 17, 2023
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Posting Summary

System Job Title Tumor Registry Supervisor

Position Number 00057448 Appointment Type Job Appointment (Classified) Location-City New Orleans School/Division SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH Department Louisiana Tumor Registry Position Summary

Under minimal supervision from the Regional Manager, this incumbent in this position will perform all duties required by the Louisiana Tumor Registry. This statewide population-based cancer registry is mandated by law to collect, analyze, and disseminate information on cancer statistics in Louisiana. The incumbent in this position must know state and federal laws governing the LTR.

The incumbent in this position will be required to maintain high integrity and accountability when dealing with matters pertaining to the Louisiana Tumor Registry. This individual will interface with Administrators and staff working in public entities and other governmental agencies.

The incumbent is responsible for managing the data collection, quality assurance, and timely submission of all reportable cancer cases from designated hospitals in New Orleans and the Southeast Louisiana Regions (1 & 3) and supervises and trains junior cancer registry personnel. This regional registry is responsible for collecting data on 40% of Louisiana cancer cases (over 100,000 cases annually) from all healthcare facilities in the two regions.

Additional Position Information

LSU Health New Orleans School of Public Health is seeking motivated applicants for the position of Tumor Registry Supervisor.

Please list all relevant work experience and education in the Employment History section of your application, this is a vital step in qualifying for this vacancy.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number C00310P

Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date Position End Date (if temporary) Posting Close Date 04/17/2023 Application Review Date to Begin Open Until Filled No Special Instructions Summary

This is a Civil Service Position.

Salary offer depends upon qualifications This position does not require applicants to take a Civil Service test. Pre-employment Drug testing and Criminal Background check are required. To view the Civil Service Job Specifications, follow this link and enter the position title. Louisiana Department of State Civil Service This position will require selected applicant to be in a probationary status for at least 6 months.

EEO Statement

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.

About the School/Department

For further information about this vacancy contact: Tannia Jacob LSU Health Sciences Center HR Management Department [email protected]

Minimum Qualifications

Required Education Other

If Other Required Education, please specify none Field(s) of Study Indicate the minimum number of years required to perform the job. 4.0 Indicate the type of experience required to perform the job. Experience involving the use of medical terminology, three years of which must have been in tumor registry work. Indicate if any combination of specific experience, training and education may be substituted for the required education or experience

College training will substitute for a maximum of three years of the required experience on the basis of thirty semester hours for one year of experience provided that three semester hours of each thirty are in medical library science, nursing, medicine, medical laboratory technology, anatomy, physiology, microbiology, or bacteriology.


Certification as a Tumor Registrar will substitute for a maximum of three years of the required experience.

There is no substitution for one year of the required experience in tumor registry work.

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