Horizon Health Network is an equal opportunity employer.
COMPETITION #: 2021-54001
POSTING DATE: July 29 , 2021
CLOSING DATE: August 4, 2021
ANTICIPATED START DATE: August 16, 2021
BARGAINING UNIT: CUPE
ZONE: Fredericton / Miramichi / Moncton / Saint John / Upper River Valley Area
FACILITY: Negotiable Area
POSTING TYPE: Permanent Full Time
JOB TITLE: Medical Transcriptionist
CLASSIFICATION: Medical Transcriptionist (1018)
LANGUAGE: English Essential
HOURS OF WORK: Day, Subject to change due to operational requirements
SALARY: $20.7929 to $22.3817 per hour
The Medical Transcriptionist is responsible for transcribing dictated medical reports.
A High School Diploma plus a Medical Transcription course OR five (5) years of recent experience (within the last 8 years) as a 1018, shall be considered as equivalent.
Ability to attend work on a regular basis.
Ability to perform the duties of the position.
Good work record.
Written and spoken competence in English is required
Demonstrated proficiency verified by testing in:
Medical Terminology Spelling 85%
Medical Terminology Vocabulary 85%
Transcription (60WPM, 85% accuracy rate)
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:The Medical Transcriptionist is responsible for:
Transcribing medical dictation
Maintaining the dictation system, equipment, and supplies
Sorting and distributing reports
Performing medical transcription consult clerk duties
Employees are responsible to be aware of and understand Horizon's Terms of Employment: http://skyline/EmploymentBenefits/Pages/Terms-of-your-Employment-.aspx
COMPETENCIES:Competencies identified by Horizon Health Network:
Applications for this position must be submitted on-line by 11:59 pm on August 4, 2021. HORIZON HEALTH NETWORK WILL ACCEPT ON-LINE APPLICATIONS ONLY. IF YOU WORK FROM A FACILITY THAT DOES NOT HAVE ACCESS TO THE JOB POSTING SITE, TELEPHONE 1-833-884-1521 FOR ASSISTANCE.
We thank all those who apply; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Note: There will be no further postings for this position should there be no fully qualified applicants. If you wish to be considered for this position and have most of the qualifications as posted and the registration or licensure where required, you are encouraged to apply at this time.
Should testing be required to demonstrate language proficiency, the official results will be shared with the candidate, Human Resources and the requesting manager electronically and will be placed on the personnel file for Horizon hiring purposes.
This competition is open to current employees of Horizon Health Network. Horizon Health Network adheres to all privacy legislation and policies to ensure confidential patient, business, financial and employee information is disclosed only to those authorized to receive it for the purpose of fulfilling their job duties