Data Management Jobs – Cancer Registrar – Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI)

Job Title:     Cancer Registrar
Organisation: Uganda
Cancer Institute (UCI)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Head
About US:
Mandated by the
Uganda Cancer Institute Act of 2016, the UCI is an autonomous body, with the
mandate to, among others, undertake and coordinate the management of cancer and
cancer-related diseases in Uganda. It is critical to the evolution of a
National Centre of Excellence, providing specialized treatment and care for all
types of cancer using all the available subspecialty expertise possible, as
well as engineering oncology-centered research and training.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Compiles and maintains records of institute patients treated for
    cancer to provide data for health care workers and research studies.
  • Reviews hospital records to identify and compile patient data for
    use in cancer management programs in order to comply with government
  • Reviews patient’s medical records, abstracts and codes information,
    such as demographic characteristics, history and extent of disease,
    diagnostic procedures and treatment, and enters data to database.
  • Prepares statistical/narrative reports and graphic presentations of
    tumor registry data for use by hospital staff, researchers, and other
    users of registry data‘
  • Coordinate with other registries in and out of the country.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) Cancer Registrar
    job must be a Ugandan holding an Honour’s Bachelors degree in a health
    related discipline from a recognized university or institution.
  • The applicant must be proficient in health information technology,
    statistics and database management.
How to Apply:
Applications are
invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the following vacant posts
that exist at Uganda Cancer Institute, Mulago. Interested persons should
address their applications including copies of their academic and professional
transcripts, certificates, curriculum vitae, appointment/promotional letters
where applicable to the Executive Director, Uganda Cancer Institute, P.O. Box
3935 Kampala.
Deadline: 12th April 2019
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