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Medical Transcriptionist - Clinical Information Services - Halton Healthcare in Oakville at Halton Healthcare

Date Posted: 1/22/2019

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Job Description

Posting #: 2019-836381


Position: Medical Transcriptionist

Status: Permanent Full-Time

Site: Oakville – providing Tri-Site Services

Hours: Monday to Friday, 7.5 hour shifts, Days (subject to change based on operational requirements).

Position Overview:

This Transcription position is responsible for the provision of tri-site medical transcription services for Halton Healthcare, as well as providing on-site coverage as back up support, at Oakville, to the Supervisor of Medical Transcription, during their absence (ie. vacation or illness).  

  • perform transcription of medical reports (Oakville, Georgetown and Milton Sites)
  • must have extensive knowledge and experience with eScription, Voice Recognition speech technology.       


Halton Healthcare Services is seeking individuals who are competent in their chosen profession; patient/customer focused; effective communicators; caring and respectful; and are fiscally responsible.

  • High School Diploma required. 
  • Education and training in medical transcription required.
  • Minimum of 10 years experience as a medical transcriptionist in an acute healthcare facility. 
  • Must have extensive knowledge and experience in Nuance, BESR software, as well as straight medical transcription of all disciplines.
  • Must have thorough knowledge of word processing applications.
  • Must have thorough knowledge of Meditech, records management related applications
  • Experience in the use and administrative management of eScription Voice Recognition software    
  • Please submit your application via the Halton Healthcare website directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.
  • Exemplary employment and attendance record required

Date Posted: January 22, 2019

Internal applications due by: January 29, 2019

Halton Healthcare is committed to providing accommodations [for people with disabilities]. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Halton Healthcare is a smoke free facility in and around all three sites. Smoking is not permitted on HHS hospital properties. We thank everyone who works at or visits our hospitals for respecting this healthy initiative.  HHS is also a scent-free environment for all employees and visitors to accommodate individuals’ health concerns arising from exposure to scented products, We ask for everyone's cooperation in our efforts to accommodate health concern