Position Summary: Primarily responsible for transcribing and/or editing dictated medical reports. Meeting deadlines established for work completion which may vary across different areas of service in the system. The transcriptionist is flexible in a demanding and changing environment as regulations, protocols and system initiatives evolve. The Transcriptionist completes other duties as assigned while exhibiting core customer service skills.
Physical Requirements: Light Physical Agility Testing (PAT) Rating
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) required to stand, sit, and walk; frequently to use hands, fingers; and frequently to talk or hear. The employee must exert up to 15 pounds of force occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of the time), and/or up to 5 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job and will be measured by post offer Physical Agility testing with a required “Light” rating to verify ability to meet the requirement.