Transcriptionist II Histology

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



GENERAL

SUMMARY:

Performs transcription andediting of pathology reports and provides clerical support to the PathologyDepartment. Assists in facilitatingdelivery of healthcare services to patients of diverse ages.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Performs transcription and editing tasks such asproofreading and insertion of supplemental information into pathologyreports.
  • Provides clerical support to the PathologyDepartment. Processes incoming and outgoing materials, email, and mail. Maintainsaccurate records, including legal and confidential files.
  • Prepares slides, blocks and specimens forreferral testing and tracks completion and receipt of reports.
  • Places orders in laboratory information systemas requested by pathologists.
  • Handles incoming and outgoing telephone callsutilizing knowledge of the Pathology Department.
  • Prepares reports, forms, presentations, and/orother material from copy or from verbal instructions.
  • Assists with accurately posting chargesreflective of the work performed in established revenue cycle systems.
  • Efficiently operates office equipment andmachines (i.e., personal computer, copy machine, fax, calculator, telephone,etc.). Maintains office equipment.
  • Utilizes LEAN principles/productivity standards.

  • MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
  • High school diploma or G.E.D.
  • Strong oral communication skills.
  • One year medical transcriptionist experience ina pathology setting preferred.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, andprocedures and testing of laboratory pathology preferred.

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