Medical Data Entry Specialist - Full Time

Sandusky, OH

Under the supervision of Information Technology Director, this position will facilitate the data entry or scanning of patient health information into the electronic health record.   

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Data entry of patient health information into the electronic medical record.
  • Scanning of paper charts into a shared drive or the electronic medical record.
  • Answering the IT Helpdesk, logging and prioritizing tickets.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Ability to be oriented to end-user support needs across multiple sites.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, both written and oral.

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma
  • Graduate of medical assisting program preferred.
  • Certified or Registered Medical Assistant required

ENVIRONMENTAL / WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Combination of office and exam offices. Frequent exposure to communicable diseases, bodily fluids, toxic substances, medicinal preparations. Hepatitis B vaccination and TB test required

PHYSICAL / MENTAL DEMANDS:

  • Varied activities including sitting, walking, stooping, lifting, bending, reaching. Occasional stress from workload. Must be able to use a variety of office equipment including phone, writing instruments, PC, fax and medical equipment including stethoscope, Xray machine, eye washing equipment, blood pressure cuff.

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