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Job Details

Transcriber

Employer

Centre Transmed Center Inc.

Date Posted

August 05, 2022

Languages

French
  • Location Work from home
  • Earnings $15.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 15 to 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 15  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 19, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Centre Transmed Center Inc.

Languages

French

Education

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

Work Setting

Private agency

Tasks

  • Proofread to ensure accuracy
  • Transcribe recorded dictation in accordance with established formats or written documentation from medical reports, correspondence, health records and patient information
  • Enter and format electronically based medical reports and correspondence and prepare spreadsheets and documents for review

Computer and Technology Knowledge

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

Technical Terminology

Medical

Area of Work Experience

Protocol

Specialization in Clinical Medicine

Diagnostic radiology

Area of Specialization

  • Reports and records
  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Consulting

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Computer
  • Internet access
  • Office equipment and supplies

Personal Suitability

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

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Workplace information

Virtual job

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?

Health benefits

  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Piece work

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Other benefits
  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Transcriber is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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Abilities

Compared to my abilities

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Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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 About Interests

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

Learn More
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