Sara Biese
608.822.2705 800.362.3322, extension 2705 Email Sara

Degrees / Certifications:

  • Health Information Technology Associates Degree, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, Green Bay, WI - May 1997
  • RHIT Certification, AHIMA - October 1997
  • CTR Certification, NCRA - September 2000

Professional Organizations / Associations:

  • AHIMA - American Health Information Management Association
  • NCRA - National Cancer Registrars Association
  • ASCO - American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • WCRA - Wisconsin Cancer Registrars Association
  • WHIMA - Wisconsin Health Information Management Association

Courses I Teach:

  • Abstracting Principles and Practice I
  • Abstracting Principles and Practice II
  • Cancer Disease Management
  • Cancer Patient Follow-up
  • Introduction to Cancer Registry Management
  • Cancer Registry Management Practicum
  • Oncology Coding and Staging
  • Intro to Health Informatics
  • Human Diseases for Health Professions

Community Involvement:

  • NCRA Education Foundation Board, Chair, 2015 to present
  • NCRA - Education Foundation Board, Vice-Chair, 2012 to 2015
  • NCRA Fundamentals of Abstracting Instructor, 2013 to present
  • NCRA Council on Certification, 2013 to 2014
  • Speaker at WHIMA, WCRA and Assembly on Education Conferences