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Blog May 10, 2016

Hot Job: Cancer Registrar (CTR)

Job Description

The title of Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) refers to professionals who have been certified by the National Cancer Registrars Association (NCRA). The CTR’s role is to create a record of the patient’s complete healthcare history by compiling data from medical records, physician’s offices, and other cancer registries. The data is put together into a unified document including the patient’s full history, diagnosis, treatment, and current status.


  • CTR certification
  • Metriq or ERS experience
  • 2-3 years abstracting experience

Why Work With Us?

Our team of onsite and remote CTRs is passionate about accurate and timely data collection and reporting. We understand the importance of this role in patient care and cancer research.

AMN Healthcare offers a single point of contact relationship and streamlined placement without multiple client interviews. Our full benefits package includes: medical, dental, and vision benefits; weekly pay; paid time off; 401k; life and short term/long term disability insurance; remote opportunities.

We recognize that continued learning is an important aspect of your career, so we also offer NCRA membership reimbursement and LIVE continuing education sessions with our director of education.