New Year, New Opportunities for Employment and Growth at Registry Partners!

Thinking about making changes in your life in 2016? Have you considered looking for new opportunities to grow in your career? Registry Partners is looking for full-time and part-time project CTR’s to join our team! We have a newly revised benefits package, provide flexible work schedules, competitive pay and opportunities for promotion and job growth.  Sound like something you are interested in learning more about?  Give…

Posted on Dec. 11, 2015 in Recruitment

Remember to plan ahead for survey!

If your cancer program is due for re-accreditation survey in 2016, be proactive and communicate with your assigned surveyor and begin to negotiate a mutually acceptable survey date.  It is never too early to plan ahead.  Surveyors can appreciate programs getting the process in motion especially if they have two surveys in the same town or area. Have several date options available for him or her…

Posted on Dec. 11, 2015 in From Our Perspective

Patient Navigation Process: Addressing Barriers to Care

During the Commission on Cancer Surveyors and Consultants Training an emphasis was made repeatedly that hiring a Patient Navigator does not imply compliance with Standard 3.1.    A Patient Navigator may be implementing the patient navigation process driven by a triennial Community needs Assessment but that cannot always be the assumption.   The navigation process required by Standard 3.1 is dependent upon the particular type, severity, and/or complexity…

Posted on Dec. 11, 2015 in From Our Perspective

Updates from the Commission on Cancer’s training for Surveyors and Consultants

During our training session, we learned what has been keeping the Recruitment and Retention Subcommittee busy this year.   This committee provides support, guidance and recommendations to the accreditation committee to increase the number of cancer programs submitting applications for initial survey, increase the retention rate of an existing CoC accredited program and identify opportunities to educate consumers, payers, and providers on the value and benefits of…

Posted on Dec. 3, 2015 in From Our Perspective