A Guide for Successful Management of Remote Staff

With the widespread implementation of Electronic Health Records (EHRs), the possibility of remote work became an option for CTRs. However, many facilities remained hesitant to allow remote work. In 2020, many companies across all industries were forced to allow staff to work from home. Cancer Registry staff can successfully work remotely with proper preparation and planning by both the employer and employee(s). Listed below are the…

Posted on Jul. 19, 2021 in From Our Perspective

Process Improvement – What Makes a Good Business GREAT!

A Process is a series of actions that lead to an outcome. Improvement is the action of enhancing the value or making something better. Combined, Process Improvement is the action of enhancing processes to reach a better outcome. By analyzing the processes an employee must follow, to produce a favorable outcome, businesses can identify bottlenecks and hurdles that may/do arise, develop a plan, and produce a…

Posted on Jul. 8, 2021 in From Our Perspective

Connecting as a Leader

In 1972, President Richard Nixon, who signed the National Cancer Act into law in 1971 during his first term, had one of the highest electoral votes with a 96.65% win; he was the first president to visit a nation not recognized by our own government, Australia. President Nixon also liked to give the peace sign. On one of his visits to Australia, it ended differently than…

Posted on Jun. 17, 2021 in From Our Perspective

June is National Cancer Survivor Month

In the US alone, according to the American Cancer Society, there are roughly 17 million cancer survivors and it’s estimated to grow to over 22.1 million by 2030. The month of June is designated as National Cancer Survivor Month, and with numbers climbing annually, it’s important to understand the obstacles facing this growing community. While we happily celebrate their anniversaries and mileposts, cancer survivors must learn…

Posted on Jun. 10, 2021 in From Our Perspective