Certifications & Data Quality
The Utah Cancer Registry holds certifications and achievements for data quality from many top-recognized cancer organizations.
Surveillance, Epidemiology, & End Results (SEER) Program at NCI
"In recognition of overall data quality 2020 Data Quality Profile (2017 Data) - First Place Utah Cancer Registry"
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Program of Cancer Registeries (NPCR)
2020 Registry of Distinction - "The Key to Cancer Control awarded to Utah Cancer Registry in recognition of providing complete and timely National Program of Cancer Registries data in 2020."
North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR)
2021 Survival/Prevalence Recognition based on diagnosis years 2008-2017 - "The Board of Directors certifies that Utah Cancer Registry has attained the NAACCR Gold Standard for Quality, Completeness, and Timeliness."
National Cancer Registrars Association (NCRA)
NCRA provides national certification for individual proficiency in all areas of cancer registration. We currently employ NCRA-certified tumor registrars.