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Medical Transcriptionist

Responsible for transcribing a variety of medical reports, such as emergency room visits; diagnostic imaging studies; patient assessments, prognoses, and diagnoses; consultations; medical correspondence; operations; chart reviews; and final summaries from notes and/or tapes. A Medical Transcriptionist transcribes dictated and handwritten reports and translates medical jargon and abbreviations into their expanded forms. A person in this position also edits the transcribed reports as necessary and returns them in either printed or electronic form to the original dictator or writer for review and signature, or correction.

Required (Select 6)
Product Name/Outline
Business Ethics Awareness (U.S.)
Listening Skills
Medical Terminology
Medical Transcription (U.S.)
Typing Speed & Accuracy
Written English

Elective 1 (Select 2)
Product Name/Outline
Business Communication
Editing & Proofing (Chicago Style)
English Vocabulary
Interpersonal Communications
Medical Office Skills (U.S.)
Records Information Management

Elective 2 (Select 1)
Product Name/Outline
Computer Fundamentals (Mac OS 8.6)
Computer Fundamentals (Mac OS X)
Computer Fundamentals (Win 2000)
Computer Fundamentals (Win 95/98)
Computer Fundamentals (Win XP)

Elective 3 (Select 1)
Product Name/Outline
Corel WordPerfect 9.0
Lotus Word Pro 9.5
MS Word 2000
MS Word 2000 Fundamentals
MS Word 2002
MS Word 2002 Fundamentals
MS Word 2003
MS Word 97
MS Word 97 Fundamentals
Word Processing Fundamentals

Elective 4 (Select 1)
Product Name/Outline
Lotus 1-2-3 9.5
MS Excel 2000
MS Excel 2000 Fundamentals
MS Excel 2000 Fundamentals (Interactive)
MS Excel 2002
MS Excel 2002 Fundamentals
MS Excel 2003
MS Excel 2003 Fundamentals
MS Excel 2007
MS Excel 97
MS Excel 97 Fundamentals