Medical Transcription For Dummies

Medical Transcription For Dummies

by Anne Martinez
     
 

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Learn to:

  • Navigate medical transcription training
  • Explore opportunities in this exciting field
  • Use your healthcare experience to make extra money as a medical transcriptionist

The fast track to starting a career in medical transcription

With guidance on getting through training and certification and exploring

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Overview

Learn to:

  • Navigate medical transcription training
  • Explore opportunities in this exciting field
  • Use your healthcare experience to make extra money as a medical transcriptionist

The fast track to starting a career in medical transcription

With guidance on getting through training and certification and exploring opportunities within this rapidly growing field, Medical Transcription For Dummies gives you everything you need to get started in medical transcription. Whether used as a classroom supplement or a desk reference, students and professionals alike can benefit from Medical Transcription For Dummies.

  • Medical transcription 101 — take an in-depth look at what MTs do on a daily basis, what it takes to break into the field, and the crucial (and correct) training you need
  • If you build it — discover and build the technical skills at the heart of a successful medical transcription career, from mastering medical terminology to formatting medical reports following industry standards
  • Put on your reporter's hat — get a detailed tour of the "Big Four" family of reports (each with its own chapter) and how to transcribe them
  • Get to work — find tips and advice to help you choose and land your first medical transcription job — and the one after that
  • Arm yourself with allies — turn to the glossary, examples, and sample reports for a unique cross-section of references that are every MT's trusted friend

Open the book and find:

  • Tips for navigating the certification course
  • Tricks for coping with mumbly mouthed dictators
  • Common myths about medical transcription
  • The technical details of outfitting a home office
  • Important financial considerations
  • Job prospects and employment options
  • How to manage on-the-job issues
  • What to expect whether working fro m home or in an office

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118343074
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/26/2012
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
360
Sales rank:
220,571
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

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