Pathology Transciptionist

Job ID
2020-143951
Employment Type
Seasonal/Casual/OnCall/Supplemental
Department
Clinical Laboratory Services
Hours / Pay Period
.01
Facility
St Johns Regional Medical Center
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
830 to 500pm
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
CA-OXNARD

Overview

About St. John’s Regional Medical Center

 

St. John’s Regional Medical Center, located in Oxnard, California is a recipient of the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence and rated an America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care by Healthgrades. St. John’s Regional is a member of Dignity Health Central Coast, an integrated network of top quality hospitals, with physicians from the most prestigious medical schools, and comprehensive outpatient services - all recognized for quality, safety and service. Hospitals in the Dignity Health Central Coast region include Arroyo Grande Community Hospital in Arroyo Grande, French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, Marian Regional Medical Center in Santa Maria and St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital in Camarillo. Each hospital is supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to help meet the growing health care needs of our communities. Learn more at http://dignityhealth.org/stjohnsregional/

 

Dignity Health Central Coast

 

Dignity Health Central Coast is comprised of five hospitals, all recognized for their quality of care, safety and service, primary care offices, premier ambulatory surgery centers, technologically advanced imaging centers, outpatient services and comprehensive home health services. Hospitals in the Dignity Health Central Coast region include Arroyo Grande Community Hospital in Arroyo Grande, French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, Marian Regional Medical Center in Santa Maria, St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital in Camarillo and St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Oxnard. Each hospital is supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to provide additional funding to support new programs and services, as well as to advance the community’s access to health care.  For more information, visit:  www.dignityhealth.org/centralcoast

Responsibilities

In keeping with the Dignity Health core values, the Medical Transcriptions is responsible for coordination of all department dictation and transcription services and their timely preparation. Interfaces with the hospital information system to integrate transcribed reports into the patient's electronic chart. Prepares final hard copy of transcribed report and distributes copies as required.

 

 

This position is represented by SEIU - UHW and is covered by the terms and conditions of the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

 

KEY WORDS: 60WPM, TRANSCRIPTIONS, ORGANIZED,  HOSPITAL, HEALTHCARE, admin

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • Five (5) years prior diagnostic imaging medical transcription experience.
  • Must also have the ability to work tactfully and effectively with fellow staff members, physicians and the patient population.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Excellent typing/transcription skills at a level of 60 WPM using and IBM compatible computer with a variety of software applications.
  • Thorough knowledge of correct English usage, grammar, spelling, vocabulary and punctuation.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, has initiative and is self motivated.
  • Ability to work on several projects at the same time with constant interruption.
  • Demonstrates leadership skills.

Preferred:

  • Previous lead or supervisory experience preferred.
  • College level courses in transcription and medical terminology or equivalent experience preferred.

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