Ann Ford

Freelance Transcriptionist & Data Entry Freelancer

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Location:Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/annford
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$18
Rate/Hr
EDUCATION

Ball State University ; Muncie , Indiana
1983-1986; 1991-1992
Major: Speech Pathology and Audiology
Minor: English

Walker Career Center ; Warren Central High School
March, 1993 - January, 1994
Certification: S.U.M.(Systems Unit Method) for Medical Transcription in
cooperation with Community Hospitals Indianapolis. This course instilled
knowledge and immediate recollection of 450 medical terminology terms and their definitions, along with study in the following areas: Anatomy and Physiology, History and Physical Examination, Pathology, Laboratory and Pharmacology. Extensive practical applications (420 total typing hours)in the following report formats: History and Physical Examination,Discharge Summaries, Office Notes and Operative Notes, in the following specialties: Cardiology, Otorhinolaryngology, Gastroenterology,Neurology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Orthopedics, Psychiatry and General Surgery.


EXPERIENCE

Alliance Health Documentation, LLC
04/23/2013 – Present
Responsibilities: Transcription remotely of acute care hospital dictation in all medical specialties, including Emergency Medicine and Diagnostics for a major East coast acute care hospital network, as well as its satellite specialty clinics.

Transportal, LLC
06/01/2012 – 03/28/2013
Responsibilities: Transcription of orthopaedic specialty clinic notes and procedures, with concentrations in the subspecialties of Sports Medicine, Total Joint Surgery, Spine Surgery, Hand Surgery, Orthopaedic Traumatology, Pediatric Orthopaedics, Foot and Ankle Surgery and Rheumatology. Daily line production requirement met with attention to and achievement of accuracy and quality standards of 99% and above; verified on a monthly basis. Use of Windows XP operating system and Word for Windows software/Scribe voice platform.

Nuance Transcription Services
11/16/2011 – 05/29/2012
Responsibilities: Transcription of national transcription service provider accounts, assigned on a revolving basis. Attention to account specifics, as well as skill in deciphering ESL (English as a Second Language) physicians' dictation. Use of EditScript voice recognition/editing/transcription software, Windows XP operating system and Word for Windows software. Production minimum achieved and exceeded with 99% criteria met on quarterly quality control reviews.

Community Health Network
06/01/2010 – 11/15/2011
Responsibilities: Transcription of in-hospital acute care dictation, in all medical specialties, as well as diagnostic testing and outpatient services. Use of EditScript transcription software/voice recognition/editing software; Windows XP operating system and Word for Windows software.

Focus Infomatics (Nuance Transcription Services)
04/2010 - 05/2010
Responsibilities: Transcription of national transcription service provider accounts, assigned on a revolving basis. Attention to account specifics, as well as skill in deciphering ESL (English as a Second Language) physicians' dictation. Use of EditScript voice recognition/editing/transcription software, Windows XP operating system and Word for Windows software. Production minimum achieved and exceeded with 98% criteria met on quarterly quality control review.

Hancock Regional Hospital
June 2007 - December 2009
Responsibilities: Transcription of acute care facility central dictation
reports. Knowledge/utilization of WinScribe dictation software,
incorporated with at-home PC and hospital-owned Meditech transcription
software. Work based on lines-per-hour minimum requirement and 98-100%
accuracy. This position was performed as an independent contractor.

Westview Hospital
August 2006 - June 2007
Responsibilities: Transcription of acute care facility central
dictation, Radiology and Wound Care reports. Use of CMT transcription
software (Windows based)in conjunction with WinScribe dictation software; met and exceeded required production on a weekly basis.

Hancock Regional Hospital
December 2003 to August 2006
Responsibilities: Transcription of acute care facility central dictation
reports. Knowledge/utilization of Lanier dictation software,
incorporated with at-home PC and hospital-owned Meditech transcription
software. Work based on lines-per-hour minimum requirement and 98-100%
accuracy. This position was performed as an independent contractor

Clarian Health Partners (Methodist/IU/Riley)
10/10/02 - 12/06/02
Responsibilities: Transcription of Indiana University Medical
Center/Riley Hospital for Children's central dictation reports on the
Methodist Hospital campus. Use of SoftMed transcription software and
Lanier dictation equipment. Met and exceeded required production on a
daily/weekly basis as well as maintaining 98-100% accuracy of all
transcribed reports.

McGood Transcription
July 2002 - September 2002
Responsibilities: Proofreading/editing of transcription documents for
coworkers in a remote-based transcription setting. Heavy fax
correspondence as well as PC Anywhere modem software utilization for file
transfer. Transcription of central dictation for primary company account
with concentration on operative reports and history and physical
examination reports.

Community Hospital East (Community Business Innovations)
September 2000 - June 2002
*Responsibilities: Transcription of acute-care facility central dictation
with Lanier transcription hardware and use of SoftMed transcription
software via Word for Windows 98. Transcribed all medical report types
in all medical specialties with 98-100% accuracy. Met and exceeded
production requirement of 5,200 lines per week. Managed STAT dictation
as well with above-mentioned degree of accuracy and production
required.

EDiX Corporation
October 1999 - August 2000
Responsibilities: Transcribed central dictation from remote work station
through downloaded sound files via the internet. Use of Word for Windows
with company-generated transcription software. Managed and transcribed
three revolving accounts at all times with flexibility in adaptation of
varying account specifics and report formats for each institution.
Transcribed reports with 98-100% accuracy and met or exceeded production
requirement of 5,000 lines per week. Responsible for working from home
without supervision other than quality assurance checks on a weekly
basis.

Orthopedics Indianapolis (OrthoIndy)
May 1999 - September 1999
Responsibilities: Transcription of orthopedic surgical notes and office
notes with heavy emphasis on Workman's Compensation text. Use of
Dictaphone transcription hardware and Word Perfect 5.1 software, later
upgraded to Word for Windows 98. Transcribed reports with 96-100%
accuracy and met production requirements.

Community Hospital East
March 1994 - May 1999
*See "Responsibilities" under Community Hospital East, above.
Skills (2) Rating
Transcription
Data Entry