THIS POSITION IS A SUNDAY THROUGH THURSDAY SCHEDULEUW Medicine's mission is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow's physicians, scientists and other health professionals. UW Medicine owns or operates Harborview Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Medical Center, a network of UW Medicine Neighborhood Clinics that provide primary care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, Airlift Northwest, and other owned, operated or affiliated entities as appropriate. In addition, UW Medicine shares in the ownership and governance of Children's University Medical Group and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance a partnership among UW Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research, and Seattle Children's.As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center (HMC) is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD CARER, and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. In addition to the centers of emphasis, HMC serves a mission population for King County. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region. HMC is owned by King County and managed by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW's School of Medicine. The UW is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions.Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.Under the supervision of the Medical Transcription Supervisor, the Medical Transcription Technician monitors report priorities and assigns dictations to transcriptionists as necessary; oversees working operations of dictation and print distribution functions; responds to and assists Harborview Medical Center's providers with dictation or transcription questions or problems; edits and corrects corrupt files and corrects erroneous data elements of reports; assists and covers chart completion; assures supplies are maintained; proactively participates in the department's team approach to the work effort.1. Monitors dictated reports to assure that reports are transcribed in established priority.2. Evaluates and assigns dictations to transcriptionists if level of priority requires modification.3. Responds to, assists, and supports the Harborview Medical Center's dictation system users with questions and problems.4. Edits and corrects corrupt files and corrects erroneous data elements of reports.5. Assists and provides coverage for the chart completion and release of information section.6. Assists with special projects and duties as needed.7. Follows departmental security and confidentiality policies and procedures.8. Creates, maintains, and/or runs efficiency tools via application development tools.REQUIREMENTS:High School graduation or equivalent and two years of experience in the program area;OREquivalent education/experience/training.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.