The Medical Transcriptionist works directly with physicians and licensed healthcare providers to electronically enter and record medical data and other related information, as verbally dictated by physicians and licensed healthcare providers during patient visits; accurately capturing history of present illness, physical examination, assessment, treatment plan. The position will also be responsible for medical data information updates and routine database maintenance, under the direction of physicians and health care providers.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Willingness to attain proficiency in electronic medical record softwareProficient computer skills, including Microsoft WordReliability, eagerness to learn and dedication to the positionAbility to work evenings and weekends, as neededAbility to effectively interpret and follow oral and written instructions Strong written and oral communication skills and ability to multi-task efficientlyAbility to work under pressure with time constraintsAbility to work with others within a team to ensure quality patient careProfessional attitude and appearanceAbility to maintain confidentially in all work performed
Required Education and/or Experience
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Completion of coursework in pre-medical and biomedical sciences strongly preferred Interest in healthcare delivery and patient care Previous experience using an electronic medical records reporting systemExperience with medical terminology, including human anatomy and medications
How To Apply
Click "Apply Now" to apply for this job.This position will remain open until filled.Tulane is an EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled employer.
Location/Region: New Orleans, LA (US)