Medical Transcriptionist – Day Position – CancerCare Manitoba – Winnipeg, MB

Closing Date: September 29, 2020

  • Permanent
  • Full-Time
  • (1.0 EFT)

Reporting to the Resource Coordinator of the Health Information Services Department, the Medical Transcriptionist is responsible for creating accurate and timely patient care reports onsite by transcribing medical dictation from clinical providers. Consistent with the policies of CCMB, the incumbent must maintain confidentiality and privacy of patients at all times. The successful candidate must have the flexibility to move between MacCharles and St. Boniface sites as assigned. The successful candidate will be provided two weeks of training preferably on days

  • Applicant must be a high school graduate (Grade XII) or equivalent
  • Must have one of the following:
    • Successfully completed a recognized medical transcription program
    • Minimum of 1 year experience working as a medical transcriptionist
  • Must demonstrate attention to detail, possess excellent communication and organizational skills, and enjoy working in a team environment
  • Must hold a satisfactory employment record
  • Must be legally able to work in Canada

Will be performed during the testing process:

  • Medical Terminology Test – 70% passing rate
  • Medical Dictation Typing Test – 70% accuracy
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Programs and electronic medical records
  • Proficiency in dictating/transcribing systems
  • Experience volunteering or working in a healthcare environment
  • Working experience with ARIA
  • Ability to speak French

Salary: As per CUPE Collective Agreement

This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

CancerCare Manitoba is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment processes and work environment. If you are contacted by CancerCare Manitoba regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if accommodation measures must be taken to enable you to apply and be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

We thank all that apply and advise that only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number to:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9


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