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Medical Transcriptionists New
Sandra Zone , 2 Days Ago Job reference: (746)
Overview
Job Type: Full-Time
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Job Salary Range: $ - Per Month
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Job Category: Health / Medical
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Job Shift: Morning
Posted: 13-01-2021
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Admin Notes: A few candidates will be shortlisted
Requirements
Minimum Education: University
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Minimum Experience: 3 Years
Age: -
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Job Status
Job Status: Sourcing
Start Publishing: 13-01-2021
No of Jobs: 0
Stop Publishing: 13-02-2021
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Medical transcriptionists, sometimes referred to as healthcare documentation specialists, listen to voice recordings that physicians and other healthcare workers make and convert them into written reports. They also may review and edit medical documents created using speech recognition technology. Transcriptionists interpret medical terminology and abbreviations in preparing patients' medical histories, discharge summaries, and other documents.

Duties

Listen to the recorded dictation of a doctor or other healthcare worker

Interpret and transcribe the dictation into patient history, exam notes, operative reports, referral letters, discharge summaries, and other documents

Review and edit drafts prepared by speech recognition software, making sure that the transcription is correct, complete, and consistent in style

Translate medical abbreviations and jargon into the appropriate long form

Identify inconsistencies, errors, and missing information within a report that could compromise patient care

Follow up with the healthcare provider to ensure that reports are accurate

Submit health records for physicians to approve

Follow patient confidentiality guidelines and legal documentation requirements

Enter medical reports into electronic health records (EHR) systems

Perform quality improvement audits

Agreement
Qualifications

Relevant degree to practice as a medical transcriber

 

Must be able to type seventy (70) words or more per minute

 

Secretarial training (added advantage)

 

Good spelling and grammar.

 

Background in any medical facility would be a great advantage

 

No older than 45years

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