Job Openings Medical transcriber and receptionist: Orthopaedic experienced

About the job Medical transcriber and receptionist: Orthopaedic experienced

Our client, an Orthopaedic Surgeon based in Parktown, Johannesburg is seeking to recruit a medical transcriber with receptionist duties for a busy practice.




-        Diary and appointment management and rescheduling of appointment

-     Answering incoming calls

-     Ensure the smooth and effective functioning of the practice

-        Ensure reception area is tidy and presentable always

-        General administration

-     Dictation of reports / letters etc.

-        Preparation of patient files

-        Ensure payment verification and collection

-       Maintain collaborative relationships with the patients

-        Maintain efficient patient service

-        Maintain confidentiality of all doctor, staff and patient information

-     Assist with stock ordering

-     Medical aid supplier liaison

-     Medical aid liaison




-        Atleast 5 year’s experience in a similar medical receptionist position (orthopaedic medical experience preferred)

-     Medical software experience will be an added advantage


Skills and attributes:


-        Strong interpersonal skills and a team player

-        Hardworking and flexible in terms of overtime subject to theatre lists

-        Professional communication skills

-        Ability to work under pressure and prioritize

-        Computer literacy and high attention to detail

-        Fluent in English and Afrikaans

-        Well-presented and professional


Working hours:


-        Monday to Friday, 08h00 – 17h00 (and overtime as required).  Candidate has to reside within reasonable distance from the medical practice (non-negotiable).




-        As soon as possible


Only candidates who meet all the minimum requirements stipulated in the advert, will be considered.  If you do not hear from us within two weeks of your application, please consider your application as unsuccessful.