Job Description

Job Title: Medical Transcriptionist - Carlisle (Part-Time)
Job ID: 190001XE
Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Shift: Variable
Facility: UPMC Pinnacle Carlisle
Department: Pathology
Location: 361 Alexander Spring Road, Carlisle PA 17015


Our team is growing and we have a variety of opportunities available for Medical Transcriptionist. This part-time opportunity will be located on-site. If you’re passionate about patient care and looking for a career that offers great benefits and plenty of room for growth, we invite you to explore this opportunity today! 

  • Office staff is responsible for answering and directing phone calls and faxing reports to requesting physicians as appropriate.
  • Secretarial duties as assigned.
  • Workflow Edit all reports that are presented for corrections using the PS360 editing system. 
  • Notify the appropriate message group for any invalid status issues.
  • Edit dictated DXAs exams, insert the appropriate template, forward exam to leads for data entry.
  • Maintain daily records of work time vs. down time and forward to supervisor at conclusion of each work shift.
  • Maintain personal knowledge of departmental requirements, quality guidelines, procedures and policies.
  • Type Magee perinatal cardiology daily and overflow Magee OB ultrasound work as needed.
  • Perform the USA Radiology Transcription procedure as needed.
  • Productivity and Quality
  • Must maintain a personal quality score of 98% or better per pay period.
  • Must produce an average line count of 225 lines/hour at home and 200 lines/hour in office.
  • Maintain a departmental TAT of 30 minutes or less for stat exams and under 2 hours for all other exams.
  • Device Maintenance Maintain UPMC lock down PCs in working order in compliance with all UPMC computer policies and guidelines.
  • Present any malfunctioning computer equipment for repair. 
  • Present computer equipment for upgrades, installs, program changes as required.
  • Performs in accordance with system-wide competencies/behaviors.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Completion of High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Two years medical transcription experience or graduate of an approved Medical Transcription Training Program. 
  • Proficient in Medical Terminology, and Anatomy and Physiology. 
  • Must be able to hear, read, communicate, and understand the English language.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

    Salary Range: $14.46 to $23.38 / hour

    Union Position: No

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