CIM 225 CANCER INFORMATION MANAGEMENT II
2015 SPRING SEMESTER
The Central (State) Cancer Registry I chose is the State where I reside which is Nevada. The State of Nevada date of inception began 1989. In 1995, the NCCR began receiving funding from the National Program of Cancer Registries through the CDC. The state of Nevada is considered to be in the Mountain West territory according to NPCR. All reportable cancer cases diagnosed or treated are to be reported to the Nevada Central Cancer Registry. The NCCR is a population base that received data from hospitals, outpatient facilities and pathology laboratories from all 16 counties in the State of Nevada. According census.gov there is an estimated 2,839,099 people living in Nevada and according to health.nv.gov, the expected number of peopl...