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Transcriptionist - N/I

Job ID: 93748 Date posted: February 09, 2019

  • Sharp HealthCare
  • Copley Lab-Pathology
  • Clerical Jobs
  • Variable
  • Per Diem


The transcriptionist will type diagnostic reports utilizing the expertise and professional judgment required to support the mission and goal of Sharp HealthCare.
The Sharp Pathology Core Lab facility is the testing site for more esoteric clinical and anatomic pathology testing. The Core Laboratory performs primarily esoteric Immunology, Microbiology and Molecular Diagnostic testing for the entire Sharp HealthCare system and is operational 24 hours per day/ 7 days per week
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds. Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
This positon is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County.
Per diem; 8 hour variable shift, weekends as needed
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Ability to accurately transcribe diagnostic reports including, but not limited to, pathology reports (autopsy, bone marrows, addendums, cytology).
  • Understands ICD-10 codes, and can edit or look up when needed.
  • Capable of distributing all reports in a timely manner in accordance with department procedures.
  • Maintains a minimum daily production time average of dictations.
  • Thorough knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology.
  • High school graduate or equivalent.
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • Knowledge of MS Word, Cerner Pathnet and Perfect Keyboard
  • Medical transcription training
  • Previous experience in pathology transcription.
Essential requirements of positions may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.


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