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Job Details

Medical Dictatypist

Posted on Feb 21, 2021 by Transmed

  • Location Work from home
  • Earnings $15.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 15 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 07, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Transmed

Languages

French

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Medical Transcriptionist Specific Skills

  • Proofread to ensure accuracy
  • Transcribe recorded dictation in accordance with established formats or written documentation from medical reports, correspondence, health records and patient information

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Area of Work Experience

Protocol

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • Dictaphone
  • Electronic mail
  • MS Outlook

Area of Specialization

Reports and records

Work Setting

Private agency

Specific Skills

Enter and format electronically based medical reports and correspondence and prepare spreadsheets and documents for review

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Office equipment and supplies
  • Computer
  • Internet access

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Large caseload
  • Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Teleworking Information

Work from home


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Mar 07, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Medical Dictatypist is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Court Recorders
METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to transcribe recorded proceedings in accordance with established formats; in responding to requests during court sessions to read back verbatim evidence, in responding to requests for transcripts ordered by judges, lawyers or the public, and in verifying accuracy of rulings by checking with judge

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating computerized recording equipment, electronic stenograph machines or stenomask

innovative

Interest to research and locate quotes to ensure accuracy

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Medical Transcriptionists
METHODICAL

Interest in copying to transcribe machine dictation or rough notes from medical reports, correspondence, medical records and patient information

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating office equipment to record and transcribe surgical proceedings, medical records and other reports

innovative

Interest to research the accuracy of transcribed information

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

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