Medical Transcriptionist for EST hours

  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Language Services
  • Full-time

Acolad is the global leader in content and language solutions. Its mission is to support companies in every industry to scale across markets and enable growth through cutting-edge technology and localization expertise. Established in 1993, the group is present in 23 countries across Europe, North America, and Asia, with over 1.800 employees supported by a network of +20.000 linguists around the world.

At Acolad, every position is key to our global growth: we know that we will only succeed if our people succeed.

Joining Acolad means a unique opportunity for professional development through a collaborative global environment that promotes talent and creativity. We are continuously looking for new talent (like you!) to support our mission to drive growth and innovation across some of the world’s leading brands.

Acolad is committed to creating a diverse and equitable workforce. We believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms—gender, age, disability, marital status, ethnic or social origin, religion, belief, or sexual orientation—enrich the workplace. It opens opportunities for individuals to express their talents, both individually and collectively, and strengthens our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their backgrounds.

Acolad Content Solutions India Private Limited

Sai Samuthra

Plot No. 41B & 41 C North Phase

1st Floor, Sidco Industrial Estate

Ekkatuthangal, Chennai-600032

Landmark: Near Ekkatuthangal Overbridge(Jaya TV Office)

Phone: 04466841999

Acolad Inc. is seeking India Based Transcriptionists with Medical experience work on a Transcription team serving US based Medical clients. The position requires availability to work at 9am to 6pm US Eastern Time Zone shift.

Das erwarten wir:

·         Acolad transcriptionists plays a crucial role in converting voice-recorded medical reports into written text, ensuring that these documents are accurate, detailed, and compliant with medical and legal standards.


Transcription Duties:

Transcribe Audio Recordings: Convert voice recordings of medical professionals (e.g., doctors, nurses) into written reports, correspondence, and other administrative material.

Edit and Proofread: Review and edit transcriptions for accuracy, grammar, clarity, and consistency, ensuring that medical terminology is used correctly.

Accuracy and Attention to Detail:

·       Verify Information: Ensure the accuracy of information, such as names, medical record numbers, and other pertinent details.

·       Identify Errors: Detect and correct any inaccuracies or inconsistencies in the transcribed documents.

Knowledge and Use of Medical Terminology:

·       Medical Vocabulary: Utilize a strong understanding of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology to accurately transcribe complex medical information.

·       Abbreviations and Jargon: Correctly interpret and expand medical abbreviations and jargon as needed.

Formatting and Documentation:

·       Document Formatting: Format transcribed documents according to specific guidelines or templates provided by the healthcare facility.

Standardized Reports: Ensure all transcriptions adhere to the standardized reporting formats required by the client.

Compliance and Confidentiality:

·       Ethical Standards: Maintain ethical standards and professionalism when handling sensitive and confidential medical information.

Editing and Use of Technology:

·       Speech Recognition Software: Use and edit text produced by speech recognition software, making necessary corrections for errors in transcription.


·       Team Collaboration: Work closely with other team members to ensure accurate and timely documentation.

Educational Background

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience.

 Professional Experience

  • Should be trained, preferably certified with a minimum experience of 2 years as a Medical Transcriptionist/ Editor.
  • Strong spoken and written English skills.
  • Must be able to coordinate with managers and team.
  • Must have excellent time management skills.
  • Must be ready to work in a US Eastern Time Zone environment with majority of time working in evening/night shifts.
  • Experience and knowledge of transcription platforms.

Das bieten wir:
  • National and Festival Holidays
  • Five days work week
  • Medical Insurance