Company: Cleveland Clinic
Posted on: June 7, 2021
I. Basic Purpose:
Transcribes pathology reports, letters, and other recorded data
using transcribing equipment, computer, typewriter, or word
II. Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Complies with established corporate and departmental policies,
procedures, objectives, quality assurance methods, and safety
codes. Demonstrates compliance with licensing, regulatory and
accrediting agency provisions as required.
Consistently demonstrates appropriate and professional
communication behavior toward patients, customers, and coworkers.
Cooperates with Management and peers to promote an environment of
teamwork and collaboration.
Maintains established departmental policies and procedures,
objectives, quality assurance program, safety, environmental and
infection control standards.
Prioritizes current dictation's by chronology or urgency.
Assures no lost or missing reports by running and auditing the
Entered Specimen List.
Transcribes recorded material, including pathology reports,
autopsy reports, addendums, letters, etc.
Verifies accuracy of patient information, including name,
hospital and medical records number, location in hospital, and
patient file location.
Makes entries on prescribed forms as needed (Quality Assurance,
Frozen Section retros, etc.).
Prepare, arrange for transportation and send out slides and
blocks for consultation, specimens for special studies, and slides
and blocks for special stains.
Dispatches finished reports to designated persons for approval
and signature, and delivers reports in a timely manner to the
Duplicates documents and forms as directed and mails to outside
individuals and agencies.
Answers telephones, takes messages accurately, screens calls,
and directs calls to appropriate personnel; provides varied
information to callers.
Assists in care and maintenance of department equipment and
Participate in educational programs and in-service meetings.
Attends meetings as required.
- Performs all other duties as assigned or requested.
III. Minimum Requirements (experience, training, and
To effectively fulfill the requirements of this position a
candidate must have a high school or equivalent; experience as a
medical transcriptionist; knowledge of medical terminology;
computer, typewriter and word processing skills; typing 60+
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