Reporters Page: 
Information for Facilities Reporting to the MCR

Information and documents, below, will be useful to hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, radiation therapy facilities, laboratories, and physician offices who must report to the MCR.

Reporting Requirements, March 2016

Reporting Requirements Manual

MCR Abbreviated Abstract Fields

MCR Guidelines for Reporting by Facility Type

MCR facility contact modification form

Guidelines submitting MU cases final

Class of Case FAQs 2016

WebPlus Information for File Uploaders, March 2008

  Letter to File Uploaders 2017
  Web Plus User’s Manual:  Introduction
  Web Plus User’s Manual:  Uploading Files

Web Plus Information for Facility Abstractors--Direct Data Entry, March 2008

  Letter to Facility Abstractors 2017
  Web Plus User’s Manual:   Introduction
  WebPlus Training Manual for Facility Abstractors (from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

MCR Incoming Abstracts -V16E

NPCR EDITS Software Tools

  NPCR–EDITS Software Tools

User Manual

MCR GenEdits Plus Users Manual

Hardcopy Submission Forms and Instructions, March 2014

Hardcopy submission forms are submitted only by facilities which have fewer than 100 abstracts per year.  Facilities with 100 or more abstracts per year are required to be submitted electronically.

PROSTATE Abstract 2014
Remember that a copy of the pathology report must be attached to each abstract.

Contractor, Technical Support, and Assistance

Westat in Rockville, Maryland is the MCR contractor for data collection, data management, and quality assurance. For technical support and assistance, please contact the following number:

MCR Technical Help is available Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone: 1-888-662-0016 or 301-315-5990
Fax: 240-314-2377

Maryland Cancer Registry (MCR)
Westat - MCR QA/DM
1500 Research Boulvard, TB 150F
Rockville, MD 20850-3195
Phone: 301-315-5990

Questions may also be addressed to:
Maryland Cancer Registry
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Center for Cancer Surveillance and Control
201 West Preston Street, Room 400
Baltimore, MD  21201
Phone: 410-767-4055