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LAU Medical Center - Rizk Hospital

Medical Transcriptionist

Category: 
Department: 
Medical
Work Schedule: 
Days, 8.5 hours Monday to Friday and 5 hours on Saturdays
Requirements: 
  • Education/Diploma/Certification: Medical Transcriptionist degree or certification,  or certification as a medical secretary or equivalent
  • Work Experience: Minimum of 1 year as a Medical Transcriptionist or medical secretary
Required Skills: 
  • A thorough understanding of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology
  • Type quickly & accurately
  • Proficiency in English & French grammar and punctuation
  • Microsoft Word proficiency
  • Normal hearing acuity
  • Good listening & communication skills
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Good recordkeeping and organizational skills
Responsibilities and Duties: 
  • Listen to recordings through a headset, using a foot pedal or other device to pause the recording when necessary, and transcribe the recording using Microsoft Word.
  • Transcribe handwritten notes into Microsoft Word documents.
  • Distribute reports in either printed or electronic form to the requestor for review and signature, or correction.
  • Perform other relevant duties as assigned.

Title: Medical Transcriptionist
Category: Administrative
Department: Medical
Date Posted: December 14, 2010
Date Revised:
Description: We are looking for a qualified Medical Transcriptionist to transcribe handwritten and dictated physician reports in several medical departments (Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, Pathology…).
Work Schedule: Days, 8.5 hours Monday to Friday and 5 hours on Saturdays

REQUIREMENTS 
  • Education/Diploma/Certification: Medical Transcriptionist degree or certification,  or certification as a medical secretary or equivalent
  • Work Experience: Minimum of 1 year as a Medical Transcriptionist or medical secretary
REQUIRED SKILLS 
  • A thorough understanding of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology
  • Type quickly & accurately
  • Proficiency in English & French grammar and punctuation
  • Microsoft Word proficiency
  • Normal hearing acuity
  • Good listening & communication skills
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Good recordkeeping and organizational skills
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES (including but not limited to)
  • Listen to recordings through a headset, using a foot pedal or other device to pause the recording when necessary, and transcribe the recording using Microsoft Word.
  • Transcribe handwritten notes into Microsoft Word documents.
  • Distribute reports in either printed or electronic form to the requestor for review and signature, or correction.
  • Perform other relevant duties as assigned.

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