Latest news from April...
Principles of Oncology
for Cancer Registry Professionals will be presented in
Kansas City on August 21-25, 2017. This will probably
be the only iteration of our 5-day basic training program
for abstracting and coding this year.
edition of the Cancer Registry CASEbook is no longer
available for general sale.
The AJCC has announced that the
implementation of the 8th edition of TNM is being delayed
until 2018. Therefore, we are attempting to print more
copies of the 2nd edition CASEbook for sale and putting off
the publication of the 3rd edition until the fall of 2017
We hope to have
additional CASEbooks by the end of February. In the
meantime, if you need a copy of the
second edition for a college class which uses the CASEbook
as a textbook and your college bookstore does not have it in
contact us with your name, school and course number.
is the key to professional development in any field. For
cancer registrars, a good education forms the foundation for
understanding the principles of oncology and the highly
detailed work involved in cancer registration. April Fritz, RHIT, CTR and her associates provide the finest educational
opportunities available in the field of cancer registry
Associates offers a variety of educational programs ranging
from customized presentations prepared for registry
professional organizations to three- and five-day highly
focused educational programs for beginning registrars, CTR
examination preparation courses, and Level II training for
more experienced registrars.
more than 30 years of experience in cancer registration,
April has worked in a variety of settings—hospital
registries, central registries, and registry support
companies. She knows what registrars need as the
educational foundation for everyday work activities. In
addition, she has been on the leading edge of registry
technologies, helping to develop ICD-O-3 and the
Collaborative Staging system and can bring that information
to her audiences in an uncomplicated, understandable
“Preparing Cancer Registry
Professionals for the Future” is more than the
slogan of A.Fritz and Associates; it’s our mission.
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