Medical Transcriptionists


Transcribe medical reports recorded by physicians and other healthcare practitioners using various electronic devices, covering office visits, emergency room visits, diagnostic imaging studies, operations, chart reviews, and final summaries. Transcribe dictated reports and translate abbreviations into fully understandable form. Edit as necessary and return reports in either printed or electronic form for review and signature, or correction.
Also called: Medical Secretary, Medical Transcriptionist, Radiology Transcriptionist, Transcriptionist

Knowledge:

    Business
  • administrative services
    Arts and Humanities
  • English language
    Engineering and Technology
  • computers and electronics
    Health
  • medicine and dentistry

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
  • reading work related information
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • listen and understand what people say
  • read and understand what is written
    Visual Understanding
  • quickly compare groups of letters, numbers, pictures, or other things

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Attention to Detail
  • Dependability
  • Independence
  • Integrity
  • Cooperation
  • Achievement/Effort

Technology:

    Word processing software
  • Boston Bar Systems Corporation Sonnet
  • Microsoft Word
    Medical software
  • Healthcare common procedure coding system HCPCS
  • MedQuist DocQment Enterprise Platform
    Data base user interface and query software
  • Data entry software
  • Database software

Education:

    certificate after high school
    some college
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