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Medical Transcription Fundamentals [CSLO165]  

This course will enhance the learning achieved in previous and prerequisite courses for medical transcription that students need to enter the field with confidence.  Students will experience a practical and effective approach, with follow-up questions in each chapter to promote class discussion and exercises designed to reinforce concepts and procedures. Students will have a conceptual and practical understanding of general medical terms and various medical specialties in a way that is easy to remember. Detailed transcription tips throughout the course will offer useful information and hints, and there is a CD-ROM that includes 10 hours of actual dictation, sample reports, and other data needed to prepare the documents discussed in the text. Prerequisite: MUST HAVE successfully completed: Medical Keyboarding (Basic Keyboarding for Medical Office Personnel, Medical Terminology, Writing Grammatically (or Communications 2). Medical Transcription Styles and Practices may be taken concurrently with the Medical Transcription Fundamentals course. Word processing skills and computer knowledge. Textbook required. Software Required: Windows XP/7/10. Sound required. Express Scribe (is a free download).


Medical Transcription Fundamentals [CSLO165]

Course Code: CSLO165

Date: 9/8/2020-12/15/2020

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