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PS Medical Transcriptionist

Employer
University of Utah
Location
Utah, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Date posted
May 24, 2024

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Position Type
Administrative, Student Affairs, Health Services
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Part Time

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PS Medical Transcriptionist

Job Summary

The medical scribe component of the job will require performing all clerical and information technology functions for an academic physician in a busy radiation oncology clinical setting at the Huntsman Cancer Institute. This includes primary responsibility of the operation of the electronic health records and electronic dictation system. You also must be able anticipate physician needs to facilitate the flow of clinic. Medical Scribes must be discreet, tactful, and modest in performance of duties so as not to distract medical staff from patient care. Good judgment, organizational ability, initiative, attention to detail, and the ability to be self-motivated are especially important when working as a Medical Scribe. Good attendance is also an important element of this job since you will be hard to replace.

Responsibilities
Essential Functions:
Dictaphone is NOT REQUIRED and medical transcription experience is not required.
The scribe should be able to accurately and thoroughly document medical visits and procedures as they are being performed by the physician, including but not limited to:

• Patient medical history and physical exam,
• Procedures and treatments performed by the physician
• Entering orders for lab tests, imaging studies and referrals to other providers in the electronic medical record system

During times when there are not scribe responsibilities, the individual will work on research data entry or analysis for the physician in support of his research mission. It is possible that this work could lead to publication of peer-reviewed papers whereby the applicant could receive authorship credit. Will collects and compile data from a variety of sources; may enter data into a PC or computer terminal. Statistically analyzes data to include calculating the mean, median, and standard deviation, plotting scatter grams and performing multiple regression analysis in addition to other statistical computations. May edit research papers, project reports, proposals and curriculum materials prior to publication or presentation. Prepares format for final disposition of data; maintains an internal library on project information resources and final data collected. May work with research personnel in the design and preparation of research projects and in recording data.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required Nearly Continuously: Office environment.Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be requiredNearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.

Minimum Qualifications
One year dictaphone experience; one year of medical transcriptionist experience or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience); ability to type 65 WPM; and knowledge of medical terminology required. Demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills are also required.

This position is patient-sensitive and must fulfill all associated requirements. We protect our patients, coworkers, and community by requiring all patient-sensitive employees to be immunized according to CDC standards and hospital policy. Limited exemptions may be made for documented medical contraindications or religious beliefs that object to vaccinations.

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Requisition Number: PRN14863N
Full Time or Part Time? Part Time
Work Schedule Summary: TBD
Department: 00255 - Radiation Oncology Som
Location: Campus
Pay Rate Range: 15.00
Close Date: 5/31/2024
Open Until Filled:

To apply, visit https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/165178


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