CancerCare Manitoba


CancerCare Manitoba located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders. We invite applications for the position of:

Information Coordinator
Manitoba Prostate Centre - MacCharles

Term Full-time (1.0 EFT, Grant Funded)
ASAP - Indefinite, Anticipated 1 year with possible renewal (may expire with 2 week's notice)

Competition #: 88-17-763051246

Reporting to the Project Coordinator, the incumbent is responsible for identifying, collecting, abstracting, registration, follow-up and data entry of all pertinent tumor bank cases for inclusion into the Tumor Bank database. Updates and maintains Prostate Tumor Bank data, organizes and develops mechanisms to ensure quality and accuracy of data and data input, and assists with coordinating and maintaining clinical trial documentation and data entry. Participates in the Tumor Bank team by communication, arranging meetings, preparing and reporting information to internal and external departments and groups. Must work independently and may be required to travel between sites (MacCharles and St. Boniface).



  • Graduate of a recognized Health Information Management Program
  • Working knowledge of ICD-0 3rd Edition, ICD-9-CM/ICD-10, and CCI coding
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Experience maintaining specific databases
  • Ability to work independently with little or no supervision
  • Excellent oral and written communication and organizational skills
  • Commitment to accuracy and attention-to-detail
  • Knowledge of PHIA
  • Has good judgment and problem-solving skills
  • Satisfactory employment record

  • Member of or eligible for membership with the Canadian Health Information Management Association (CHIMA)
  • Experience with collaborative staging system

  • Experience in TNM staging
  • Experience with MAXON and ARIA

Salary: As per CUPE Collective Agreement

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9

or Fax: (204) 786-0181

Closing Date: July 20, 2017