Radiology Editor- PRN - On-Site

Erlanger Health System - Chattanooga, TN (30+ days ago)3.8

Radiology Editor- PRN - On-Site (22555) -Erlanger Baroness Hospital
Radiology Editor
Temporary - Non-exempt - Part-time - Standard Hours 0

Job Summary:
Under the direction of the Informatics Team Leader and Radiology IT Manager, accurately edit and/or transcribe the radiologist(s) dictation for completion of radiology reports to create a permanent medical record for the patient's chart.

High School graduate
Medical transcription certificate OR 3-5 years experience as a medical transcriptionist / medical editor in a hospital environment.

Medical transcription certificate and /or medical terminology

Typing 50 wpm
1 year medical editing and computer data entry

Radiology transcription / editing experience in a digital environment

Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required: None
Preferred: None

Department Position Summary:
Under the direction of the Radiology Informatics Team Leader, transcribe and/or edit the radiologist(s) dictation for completion of radiology reports to create a permanent medical record for the patient's chart. This job requires independent recognition, interpretation, and evaluation of inconsistencies, discrepancies, and inaccuracies in medical dictation for appropriate clarification. All incomplete reports must be followed up until a final report is issued. Critical results are reported at the direction of the radiologist to the ordering physician in accordance with the JC guideline with proper documentation. This job requires a detail orientated, self motivating individual who can work independently. Reports must be accurate. Includes specifics as follows:
Transcribes the actual voice dictation to create a radiology report
Edit transcribed self-correct documents against actual voice
Monitor workflow in the PACS system for a backlog of studies to be
Monitor studies sent for off-site reads
Copy and paste studies from off-site read websites into the RIS
Monitor and clean up of unread studies, cancelled orders, double
reads and incorrect reports
Support staff for radiologists, including interception of incoming
phone calls
Help support radiology file room functions, especially on weekends
monitor radiologist read lists for delayed readings

Mission: To improve the health of people we touch
Vision: To be recognized locally, regionally and nationally as a premier health system

R.E.S.P.E.C.T.: We will fulfill the mission and vision by adhering to the Standards of R.E.S.P.E.C.T.