Job Title: Medical Transcriptionist
Work Site: Medical Imaging Creekside Building, Surrey Memorial Hospital - Surrey, BC
As soon as possible
Salary: $24.20 per hour
Come work as a Medical Transcriptionist with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Medical Transcriptionist to join the Medical Imaging Creekside Building team at Surrey Memorial Hospital in Surrey, BC. Apply today to join our team!
As a Medical Transcriptionist with VCH you will:
Transcribe and type a variety of medical dictation and other documentation such as diagnostic radiology reports, medical consults and clinical histories from a centralized dictation system utilizing the Radiology Information System, computerized equipment and intermediate word processing software.
Respond to work status enquiries, photocopy, fax and distribute reports in accordance with established procedures as required.
Education & Experience
Grade 12, graduation from an approved program in medical transcription plus one year's recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Knowledge & Abilities
Ability to keyboard at 60 words per minute.
Ability to record and transcribe minutes at meetings.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Ability to deal with other effectively.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
Ability to operate related equipment.
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.
WHY JOIN VANCOUVER COASTAL HEALTH?
VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.
Comprehensive health benefits package, including MSP, extended health and dental and municipal pension plan
Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families
Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers
Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff
Diversity, equity and inclusion are essential to delivering exceptional care and building a great place to work. At VCH, we value and accommodate unique differences to ensure that our staff and medical staff (both current and prospective) have the opportunity and are supported to thrive.
To build a strong and representative workforce, we are seeking candidates who will contribute to a caring and inclusive culture. We encourage applications from members of communities that are disadvantaged on any grounds under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including Indigenous Peoples, people of colour, people of all genders and sexualities and people with disabilities.
VCH is proud to be recognized as a Best Place to Work in Canada in 2021 by Glassdoor and Forbes.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.