Medical Transcriptionist II- Chantilly, VA req69733 in Chantilly, VA at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 10/15/2021

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    14225 Newbrook Drive
    Chantilly, VA
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Job Description

Medical Transcriptionist II- Chantilly, Virginia - Monday-Friday w/ Weekend Rotation 40 hours Day shift



The incumbent is responsible for the accurate and timely transcription of gross and microscopic surgical reports, non-gyn cytology, cytogenetics, autopsy, and nuclear medicine scan reports; in addition, will compose routine correspondence; interpret, translate, and edit medical dictations according to established departmental procedures. This individual will comply with all company and departmental policies and procedures.


1. Transcribe gross description and microscopic diagnosis and other clinical information into LIS
2. Make corrections/edits to reports, as per Pathologist instructions
3. Hematopathology transcription, as applicable
4. Provide verbally, STAT and malignant results to clients, as applicable
5. Obtain patient clinical history, as applicable 6. May participate in training of new staff members
7. Prepare outside consultation cases for send-out to client, as applicable
8. Maintain Send-out/Consultation log, as applicable
9. Enter amended results and document client notification
10. May select pathologist QC cases (PASR)
11. May select transcription QC cases
12. May generate and monitor pending lists
13. May assign CPT codes, once required training is completed and documented
14. Identify problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and either correct problem or immediately notify general supervisor, technical supervisor or director
15. Understand and follow all applicable standard operating procedures for job-related responsibilities, to include Pathologist Electronic Signature Guidelines SOP
16. All other duties as assigned


Physical Demands: None
- HS Diploma
- Knowledge of Medical Terminology
- Strong Data Entry skills
- Good clerical, organizational, phone and communication skills
- 3 or more years transcription experience