Medical Transcription Training

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If you haven’t heard of medical transcription, then you do not exist in the modern world. Medical transcription has gained worldwide popularity and recognition, thus a great number of students and professionals seek a career in line with this profession. Healthcare organizations are in need of many medical transcriptionists that potential growth of this job is increasing more and more.

Medical transcription is a method of converting dictated reports and notes of physicians and other professionals regarding patient care into printed and written materials. All these documentations and files contain patient’s important history in terms of treatment, evaluation, therapies, diagnosis and many more.

Medical transcriptionists are experts specializing in medical terminologies, language and documentations. Their primary responsibility as their name implies is to transcribe patient’s records, reports and other equally relevant charts and documents. Equipped with a special transcription tool and computer, they make important editing on materials from dictations of doctors and other healthcare professionals. Materials should pass grammar and clarity criteria.

Training programs on medical transcription provide a venue for candidates to have a comprehensive knowledge about medical language, terminologies and the like to make more accurately complete reports. The training also comprise of a good listening skill and word processing ability, as well as analysis and proofreading.

Job demands for medical transcriptionists are basically in hospitals, medical centers, private clinics and offices. Insurance companies and even government centers are also in need of these professionals. One advantage of this career is that it could provide a private and independent opportunity when professionals would prefer to be individual contractors with their physician’s clients.

With just three months to a year of medical transcription study and training, medical transcriptionists may earn from $10 to $16 per hour. More experienced and higher level professionals of course gets more compensation and benefits in their work. Thus, the more credential and certification a medical transcriptionist would acquire, the more job opportunities and promotions they are assured of in the future.

Quality training programs are initial stepping stones of individuals who want to create and establish a stable career in the field of healthcare. To secure this means to make careful attention in choosing the right school and program suited to all your professional needs.

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Arizona

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Phoenix, Tempe
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription, Pharmacy Technician
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California

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: San Francisco, San Jose
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription, Pharmacy Technician
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Colorado

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Denver
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription, Pharmacy Technician
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Westwood College

  • Campus Location: Denver
  • Healthcare Programs: Associate Degree – Medical Assisting, Associate Degree – Medical Transcription, Diploma – Medical Assisting
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Florida

Southwest Florida College

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Orlando, Tampa
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription, Pharmacy Technician
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Illinois

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Chicago, Fairview Heights
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription, Pharmacy Technician
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Iowa

Hamilton College

  • Campus Location: Cedar Falls, Cedar Rapids, Council Bluffs, Des Moines, Mason City
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Assistant, Medical Transcriptionist Technician
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Kaplan University

  • Campus Location: Davenport
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription, Pharmacy Technician
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Kansas

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Kansas City
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription, Pharmacy Technician
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Louisiana

American Commercial College

Maine

Andover College

Northeast Technical Institute

  • Campus Location: Hermon, Scarborough
  • Healthcare Programs: Certified Clinical Medical Assistant, Health Information Management, Medical Coding and Billing, Medical Office Assistant, Medical Transcription, Pharmacy Technician
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Maryland

Hagerstown Business College

Massachusetts

Northeast Technical Institute

  • Campus Location: Haverhill
  • Healthcare Programs: Certified Clinical Medical Assistant, Health Information Management, Medical Coding and Billing, Medical Office Assistant, Medical Transcription
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Missouri

Everest College

  • Campus Location: Springfield
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Assisting, Medical Insurance Billing/Coding, Medical Office Assistant, Medical Transcription
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TechSkills

  • Campus Location: St. Louis
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Transcription, Medical Office Administration
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Nevada

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Las Vegas
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription
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New York

Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institure

North Carolina

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Charlotte, Greensboro, Raleigh
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Transcription, Medical Office Administration
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North Dakota

Rasmussen College

Ohio

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Transcription, Medical Office Administration
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Oklahoma

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Oklahoma City
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Transcription, Medical Office Administration
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Tennessee

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Nashville, Memphis
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Coding, Medical Transcription, Medical Office Administration
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Texas

Americal Commercial College

CCI Training Center

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Coding, Medical Billing, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription
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Utah

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Salt Lake City
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Coding, Medical Billing, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription
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Washington

Capstone Career College

Wisconsin

TechSkills

  • Campus Location: Madison, Milwaukee
  • Healthcare Programs: Medical Coding, Medical Billing, Medical Office Administration, Medical Transcription
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