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  • Write reports, maintain research information, or perform clerical duties.
31-9094.00 Medical Transcriptionists
  • Return dictated reports in printed or electronic form for physician's review, signature, and corrections and for inclusion in patients' medical records.
  • Produce medical reports, correspondence, records, patient-care information, statistics, medical research, and administrative material.
  • Identify mistakes in reports and check with doctors to obtain the correct information.
  • Review and edit transcribed reports or dictated material for spelling, grammar, clarity, consistency, and proper medical terminology.
  • Transcribe dictation for a variety of medical reports, such as patient histories, physical examinations, emergency room visits, operations, chart reviews, consultation, or discharge summaries.
  • Distinguish between homonyms and recognize inconsistencies and mistakes in medical terms, referring to dictionaries, drug references, and other sources on anatomy, physiology, and medicine.
  • Translate medical jargon and abbreviations into their expanded forms to ensure the accuracy of patient and health care facility records.
  • Perform data entry and data retrieval services, providing data for inclusion in medical records and for transmission to physicians.
  • Take dictation using shorthand, a stenotype machine, or headsets and transcribing machines.
  • Perform a variety of clerical and office tasks, such as handling incoming and outgoing mail, completing and submitting insurance claims, typing, filing, or operating office machines.
  • Decide which information should be included or excluded in reports.
  • Receive and screen telephone calls and visitors.
29-2072.00 Medical Records Specialists
  • Release information to persons or agencies according to regulations.
  • Retrieve patient medical records for physicians, technicians, or other medical personnel.
  • Scan patients' health records into electronic formats.
  • Transcribe medical reports.
31-9099.01 Speech-Language Pathology Assistants   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Perform support duties, such as preparing materials, keeping records, maintaining supplies, and scheduling activities.
  • Collect and compile data to document clients' performance or assess program quality.
  • Prepare charts, graphs, or other visual displays to communicate clients' performance information.
31-9095.00 Pharmacy Aides
  • Operate cash register to process cash or credit sales.
  • Prepare prescription labels by typing or operating a computer and printer.
  • Perform clerical tasks, such as filing, compiling and maintaining prescription records, or composing letters.
29-2052.00 Pharmacy Technicians
  • Receive written prescription or refill requests and verify that information is complete and accurate.
  • Answer telephones, responding to questions or requests.
  • Price and file prescriptions that have been filled.
31-2021.00 Physical Therapist Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Observe patients during treatments to compile and evaluate data on their responses and progress and provide results to physical therapist in person or through progress notes.
  • Perform clerical duties, such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, answering telephone, taking messages, or filling out forms.
31-2012.00 Occupational Therapy Aides Bright Outlook
  • Report to supervisors or therapists, verbally or in writing, on patients' progress, attitudes, attendance, and accomplishments.
  • Perform clerical, administrative, and secretarial duties, such as answering phones, restocking and ordering supplies, filling out paperwork, and scheduling appointments.
29-2081.00 Opticians, Dispensing
  • Obtain a customer's previous record, or verify a prescription with the examining optometrist or ophthalmologist.
  • Perform administrative duties, such as tracking inventory and sales, submitting patient insurance information, and performing simple bookkeeping.
31-2011.00 Occupational Therapy Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Report to supervisors, verbally or in writing, on patients' progress, attitudes, and behavior.
  • Perform clerical duties, such as scheduling appointments, collecting data, or documenting health insurance billings.
29-2031.00 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
  • Transcribe, type, and distribute reports of diagnostic procedures for interpretation by physician.
  • Perform general administrative tasks, such as scheduling appointments or ordering supplies or equipment.
29-9021.00 Health Information Technologists and Medical Registrars Bright Outlook
  • Retrieve patient medical records for physicians, technicians, or other medical personnel.
29-2032.00 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Bright Outlook
  • Perform clerical duties, such as scheduling exams or special procedures, keeping records, or archiving computerized images.
29-2034.00 Radiologic Technologists and Technicians
  • Perform general administrative tasks, such as answering phones, scheduling patient appointments, or pulling and filing films.
31-1133.00 Psychiatric Aides
  • Complete administrative tasks, such as entering orders into computer, answering telephone calls, or maintaining medical or facility information.
29-2053.00 Psychiatric Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Contact patients' relatives to arrange family conferences.
31-9092.00 Medical Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Perform general office duties, such as answering telephones, taking dictation, or completing insurance forms.
31-2022.00 Physical Therapist Aides Bright Outlook
  • Perform clerical duties, such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, answering telephone, taking messages, or filling out forms.
29-9091.00 Athletic Trainers Bright Outlook
  • Perform general administrative tasks, such as keeping records or writing reports.
29-2061.00 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
  • Make appointments, keep records, or perform other clerical duties in doctors' offices or clinics.
29-1131.00 Veterinarians Bright Outlook
  • Perform administrative or business management tasks, such as scheduling appointments, accepting payments from clients, budgeting, or maintaining business records.