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Temporary Staff (SHRA)

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Department Name:

SOP-DPOP - 452300

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Position Posting Category:

Administrative/Clerical Support

Hiring Range:

$10.61 - $16.00


Part-Time Temporary

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Work schedule to be determine based on study requirements.

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Description of Work:

This Coder position will be responsible for qualitatively analyzing the verbal communication in transcripts of ADHD medical visits for a Duke Endowment grant; carefully read through transcripts in a systematic manner evaluating whether specific communication about ADHD occurred in the medical visit; edit as necessary and return reports in either printed or electronic form to the supervisor for review and signature, or correction. Additionally, the Coder must meet with other coders on a regular basis to discuss how each coded a specific transcript to maintain coding consistency between/among the coders. This position does not involve ICD or CPT coding.

Education and Experience:

High school diploma or equivalency; or demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong verbal and reading abilities; possession of excellent coding skills; demonstration of strong interpersonal and organizational skills, attention to detail, and meeting quick turn-around deadlines; ability to work independently and to prioritize tasks; demonstrated computer proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; basic understanding of medical research processes;

- Currently enrolled/taking coursework or have completed the requirements for a Bachelor’s degree in one of the basic sciences or biomedical fields.

- Willingness to help out with transcription of audio-tape recorded medical visits as needed.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Apply online at, with a CV/resume and a list of three professional references with their full contact information. A cover letter is optional.

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Job No:
Posted: 5/1/2021
Application Due: 5/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time