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Toronto Medical Transcriptionist Vacancy in Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Medical Transcriptionist (13375E)
Transcription Services

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Position Description:
As an integral member of the Health Records Team, the duties of the TRANSCRIPTIONIST include: transcribing physician/clinician medical-legal and psychosocial reports dictated through the centralized dictation system within expected turn-around-times, retrieving jobs from the dictation system, formatting reports within standard templates, distributing typed reports to providers, updating tracking worksheets, meeting or exceeding productivity standards (850 to 1000 lines per day), responding to routine enquiries and completing other duties as assigned. You will support a workplace that embraces diversity, encourages teamwork and complies with all applicable and regulatory requirements. This position is located at Queen Street Site.

The successful candidate must have two years experience as a Transcriptionist in a hospital environment, experience in the mental health/addiction field is preferred, post secondary education in administration, health sciences or related field, completion of a medical terminology course, knowledge of Ontario privacy legislation (PHIPA), excellent keyboarding skills (80 wpm), demonstrated proficiency with computer systems (MS office is essential), demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision, ability to organize time, set priorities and meet deadlines, effective communication skills (oral and written), function effectively in a team, and experience working with a diverse workforce. Bilingualism (English/French) is considered an asset.

Please Note:     This casual position is part of the OPSEU Bargaining Unit.

Salary Range:    $21.25 to $26.21 per hour

Please apply online by clicking the apply button below.

Closing Date: June 19, 2013 by 5pm
File Number:  13375E

As an employment equity employer CAMH actively seeks Aboriginal peoples, visible minorities,
women, people with disabilities, (including people who have experienced mental health and
substance use challenges), and additional diverse identities for our workforce.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If contacted for an interview, please inform us should accommodation be required.

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