Health Records Transcriptionist

LISTOWEL WINGHAM HOSPITALS ALLIANCE - Wingham, ON (30+ days ago)

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POSITION POSTING # W20-06

POSITION: Medical Records Transcriptionist

UNIT: Health Records

STATUS: Part-time

START DATE: February 5, 2020

SALARY RANGE: $24.82 -$26.38 per hour

POSITION SUMMARY:

As part of the Health Records Department, the Transcriptionist is responsible for the timely and accurate transcription and distribution of dictated medical reports.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Ø High School Graduation Diploma or equivalent

Ø Medical Terminology Course (Less than 6 months)

Ø Medical Transcription Course (6 months to 1 year)

Ø 3 – 6 months previous experience in a health care environment/medical transcription

EFFORT:

Ø Minimal degree of Physical Effort

Ø Average degree of mental effort and analysis

POSITION-SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS:

Ø Prepare correspondence in response to written request for copies of personal health information

Ø Ability to think proactively, work independently with minimal supervision and guidance in a team oriented environment

Ø Perform Minutes of Surgical Tissues Audit, Death Summary Audits, and occasional Medical Staff Meeting Minutes

Ø Transcribe confidential reports with a high degree of accuracy.

Ø Lead, support or participate in key activities or action plans as identified on applicable Operational Plans.

Ø Active member of applicable team/unit/department meetings and huddles.

HOURS OF WORK: Monday to Friday – 0800-1600

Reference ID: W20-06

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • Transcription: 1 year (Preferred)