Medical Transcription

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Department
Health Services
Campus
Mississauga
Level
Graduate
Semester
Continuous
Method
Campus
Duration
2 Days

Medical transcription course introduces the student to the process of transcription or converting voice-recorded reports as dictated by physicians or other healthcare professionals, into text format. This course will provide the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to work as a medical transcriber in hospitals, medical clinics, private practice specialties and community health agencies. Upon successful completion of course, Student will be able to understand the content and purpose of chart notes, history and physical examination reports, letters, x-ray reports and consultations.

 

 

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A gateway into any profession and one of most important positions in an Organization

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Entry requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Age must be 18 years or above
  • English Proficiency

Course structure and modules

  • Fundamentals of Medical Transcription
  • Transcribing Numbers, Figures, and Abbreviations
  • Proofreading
  • Transcription Simulation
  • Error Analysis Chart and production for pay Summary
  • Demonstrate critical thinking and Decision – making

How You Study

Career opportunities

The purpose of the program is to prepare students with the skills and academic knowledge for entry-level transcription positions in hospitals, medical offices, rehabilitation centers, and long-term care facilities.