MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTIONIST - #17034
King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre
Accountable for accurate transcription of dictated medical reports (history and physical examination, discharge summary, operative reports, consultation, etc.).
Essential Responsibilities and Duties
1.Transcribes dictated reports using computers/word processors, dictated equipment and other office equipment.
2.Follows established standards and methods used in formatting, storage and retrieval.
3.Maintains 95% or above accuracy, both in the demographics and text of the report.
4.Follows outlined confidentiality, safety and security standards and adheres to guidelines in procedure manual.
5.Assists in orientation and training of new employees and/or students when necessary.
6.Follows all hospital related policies and procedures.
7.Participates in self and others’ education, training and development, as applicable.
8.Performs other related duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree, IPA Diploma in Hospital Administration or other related discipline, or High School Education is required.
No Experience required with Bachelor’s Degree, one (1) year of related experience with IPA Diploma or three (3) years with High School Education is required.
- Certified Medical Transcriptionist, (CMT) or equivalent is preferred.
- Extensive knowledge of medical terminology is required.
- Minimum typing skills of 65 words per minute is required.