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CHAMPS Oncology:

The Leaders in Cancer Registry Operations

A COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAM WORKS BEST.

For the best outcomes, choose the leaders in cancer registry operations for all aspects of your cancer program.

 

You give hope every day. To cancer patients. To families. Your cancer program provides compassionate care – balancing high tech and high touch treatments to save lives. Now, with better cancer patient data, it’s possible to save more lives than ever before.

CHAMPS Oncology enhances cancer registry programs for the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare systems. Every aspect of your cancer program is designed, implemented and managed by CHAMPS Oncology’s team of highly skilled CTRs and cancer registry professionals. Contact us to learn more about stronger cancer patient data and effective program operations. 

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NOW YOU CAN FOCUS ENTIRELY ON SAVING LIVES.

Your Cancer Program Enhanced by CHAMPS Oncology

Our Services

Cancer Registry Assessment

CHAMPS ensures cases are identified, fields are properly coded, and determines inconsistencies & eligibility for clinical trials.

Abstracting, Casefinding & Follow-Up

Error-free NCDB submissions, concurrent abstracting model and superior casefinding methodology.

Data Quality & Education

100% of your abstracted cases reviewed, continuous education offerings and customized quality checks.

Data Utilization

i2o® information provides opportunities to use your registry data for research, quality studies and strategic planning.

Cancer Program Expertise

CoC Compliance tools & CHAMPS consultants provide recommendations to ensure compliance for your cancer program evaluation.

Added Benefits

HR Support / Staffing

Eliminate the need for FTEs, benefits, hardware, space & service interruptions.

IT Support / Equipment

CHAMPS provides hardware, secures connections and manages installs, updates, patches, antivirus and firewalls.

Compliance / Policies

Annual evaluation, review and approval of policies for data security, telecommuting, email and encryption.

Privacy / Security

CHAMPS protects your information, enforces security standards, and focuses on confidentiality, integrity & data availability.

Operations

CHAMPS implements operational efficiencies to streamline processes and procedures for maximize workflow and productivity.

CAREERS: BEGIN A FUTURE IN CARING.

A career in cancer registry means a life of saving lives, healing patients and helping families.

Join the CHAMPS Oncology team of Cancer Registry Professionals and CTRs, to improve patient care by transforming high-quality cancer data into actionable information used by the nation’s top hospitals and leading healthcare systems. The National Cancer Registry Association (NCRA) defines a Cancer Registrar as a data information specialist that captures a complete history, diagnosis, treatment and health status for every cancer patient in the U.S.

A business affiliate of The Center for Health Affairs, CHAMPS Oncology is an industry leader that provides career growth and professional development, named one of the NorthCoast 99 Best Places to Work in Northeast Ohio for the 8th time.

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INSIGHT2ONCOLOGY®

Discover the power of your cancer registry data through our cloud-based analytics system.
i2o® transforms your cancer data into actionable information to assist in the overall management of your cancer service line by providing a new perspective of your current market position and offering 100+ customizable reports.

1975 - 2020
Our Journey

For 45 years, CHAMPS Oncology has built a reputation as the leaders in cancer registry operations. Click through our timeline to learn about key milestones in our organization's history.

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  • Provided an educational one week training program for hospital-based tumor registrars in Northeast Ohio.
  • Created a central registry with standardized & uniform summary source of data collected in Northeast Ohio hospitals.
  • Completed Quality Control of Data procedures on all initial & follow-up data prior to data entry in computer
  • Affiliated with national computerized registry service, RMCDS for data entry support & repository of data.
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Established Cancer Data System (CDS) as part of the federally funded Cancer Center, Inc. program

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Partnered with the Rocky Mountain Cancer Data System (RMCDS)

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Moved to the Greater Cleveland Hospital Association (GCHA)

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  • Assisted in establishing or maintaining cancer registry.

  • Held cancer registrar training and education.

  • Quality controlled data.

  • Created comparative data reports (regional and national).

  • Developed computer software for hospital-based registries.

  • Created circuit-rider agreement services for hospitals without cancer registries and temporary abstracting assistance.

  • Developed automatic follow-up on cases referred to participating hospitals.

  • Provided guidance to hospitals seeking CoC approval.

1983

Performed data entry as an in-house operation

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Published 1st “Cancer Report of Northeast Ohio”

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Provided hospital-l based cancer registry software (RMCDS) to all NEO participating hospitals

1989

Designated as a Population-based Cancer Registry

1989

Received funds from Cuyahoga County & State of Ohio

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1980 - 1989
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  • Provided data for cancer control.
  • Provided community-based information to the public.
  • Educated allied health professionals, health managers and physicians about cancer reporting.
  • Generated a statistical base for epidemiological studies.
  • Promoted cancer related research and provided data to those conducting cancer-related research.
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Published Cancer Incidence in Cuyahoga County as a population-based cancer registry 

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Reorganized as the Northern Ohio Cancer Resource Center

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Published Cancer Incidence in Cuyahoga County with  comparisons to local & national  rates

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Developed learning modules, training tools, procedure manuals for state reporting facilities

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Completed two-years of data collection and reporting training programs throughout Ohio

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  • Transitioned from NOCRC (population-based cancer registry) to a profit entity operating under HealthComp, Inc.
  • Launched "Business without Borders" national growth expansion plan.
  • Reorganized infrastructure: staffing and management resources, remote user technical support and marketing awareness strategy.
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Transitioned into CHAMPS

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Hired 1st Remote Employee

2004

Realized $1M Sales Target

2005

Attended 1st NCRA Show

2006

Launched National Sales & Marketing Campaign

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Realized Revenue $2.7M

2009

Developed CRM to Track Productivity, Accounts, Contacts Contracts, Invoicing

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Transitioned the Northern Ohio Cancer Resource Center from a population-based regional cancer registry [operating under the 501(c)(3) of CHA] to a service operating under HealthComp, Inc 

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2010 - 2019
AT-A-Glance
  • Developed & implemented a business intelligence platform called CRM.
  • Strengthened our industry position as subject matter experts in the cancer registry operations and cancer program consulting.
  • Developed & launched new cloud-based analytics system called insight2oncology®.
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Published 1st National
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Targeted Health Systems

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Developed i2

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Developed New
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Expanded Client
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  • Strengthen Customer Relationships
  • Improve Employee Engagement & Retention
  • Increase Gross Margin
  • Prepare for Growth
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Developed i2o®

CHAMPS Oncology’s cloud-based analytics system, insight2oncology®, transforms cancer data into actionable information to assist in the overall management of your cancer service line by:

  • Providing a new perspective of your current market position and the unique insight to manage and improve your cancer service line.
  • Allowing you to collaborate with CHAMPS Oncology to analyze and interpet your cancer data in order to identify gaps, retain and attract patients, and make informed decisions with confidence.
  • Offering 100+ customizable reports including dashboards and patient origin mapping in the following areas: Migration, Utilization, Disease Sites, Community and more.
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OUR TEAM MAKES YOUR TEAM EVEN BETTER.

45 years of cancer registry leadership makes CHAMPS Oncology the perfect partners in healing.

A multidisciplinary team approach gives your program a full complement of highly skilled information specialists and experienced tumor registrars — all centered on quality, analytics, compliance, efficiency and education. CHAMPS Oncology was ranked 3rd in the top 10 healthcare analytics solutions providers of 2018 by Healthcare Tech Outlook.

They are leaders (active at conferences and for state/national organizations); authors (published in influential journals and periodicals) and advocates (promoting the profession); ready to help you heal more patients with greater outcomes.