Transcriptionist - Huntsville AL metro area Job Category: Transcription Requisition Number: TRANS001506 Apply now
Posting Details: Posted: May 9, 2022
Locations Showing 1 location Huntsville, AL 35805, USA
Job Details Description Job Purpose Clearview Cancer Institute Medical Transcriptionists transcribe, proofread and edit complex technical, medical reports for a broad range of clinical specialties and departments using word processing equipment. Medical Transcriptions create permanent patient records documenting patient care, medical procedures and treatments. Essential Job Functions • Receive pre-recorded audio notes from physicians. • Review audio recordings for content. • Transcribe recordings to type-written format using keyboard, computer, and audio control equipment. • Transcribe dictation for a variety of medical reports such as patient histories, physical examinations, and operations. • Review transcribed documents for accuracy and submit documents to medical records. • Translate medical jargon and abbreviations into their expanded forms to ensure the accuracy of patient and health care facility records. • Transcribe a minimum of 100 documents per week. • Ability to complete work regularly and on time. • Other duties as assigned. Qualifications • Must be able to operate word processing and transcription equipment. • Must have knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology. • Must have understanding of medico legal implications and responsibilities related to the transcription of patient records. • Must be able to type quickly and accurately. • Must have excellent knowledge of English language rules. • Must be able to translate oral information into well-organized, accurately typed statements. • Must have excellent proofreading skills. • Must have excellent listening skills including the ability to hear and understand dialects and various accents. • Must be able to maintain a schedule and work well under little supervision. • Must be able to transcribe a minimum of 100 documents per week. Education/Experience • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. • Must have at least (1) year experience in medical transcription. Working conditions This is a home-based position that works for a busy outpatient oncology/hematology clinic. No direct patient contact is required. Physical requirements This position requires that the employee be able to sit at a desk and work on a computer for up to eight hours a day. This position requires that the employee be able to work from home. Qualifications Education
Required High School or better in General/Basics.
** According to online resources, this job pays approximately $28,000 - $36,000 per year annual income.