Job Detail
Medical Transcriptionist
Healthcare Department, Peshawar
Apply By Apr 15, 2021
Job Description (total positions: 1, posted on: Apr 6, 2021)

  • Transcribe medical reports, summaries, office visit notes and other medical documents from recorded messages from health care providers
  • Provide online copies of transcribed documents to physicians or other providers for review and signature, making corrections or changes as noted
  • Familiarity with proper grammar, spelling and sentence structure as well as medical jargon and abbreviations for accuracy
  • Receive patients, schedule appointments, and maintain patient records
  • Work with transcription equipment that can include speech recognition equipment, word processing, and computer software
  • Maintain strict adherence to patient confidentiality according to provider standards and government regulations
  • Review transcription documents for quality assurance and precision to spot and correct any errors that could impact patient care and medical liability
  • Create templates and enter data into electronic health record (EHR) systems for updated record keeping and archives
  • 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

Required Skills

Management Skills, Critical Thinking Skills, Communication Skills, Data Miniing, Typing Speed,

Industry
Healthcare / Hospital / Medical
Category
Health & Medicine
Job Type
Full Time/Permanent ( First Shift (Day) )
Gender
No Preference
Minimum Education
Bachelors
Degree Title
Bachelor/Masters degree/Post-secondary training in Medical Transcription.
Career Level
Entry Level
Minimum Experience
2 Years(2-3 years of experience as a Medical Transcriptionist, or similar)