The Medical Transcription Editor program will focus on editing and formatting physician-dictated medical records, fixing grammatical errors and improving content in an efficient and accurate manner. The program also emphasizes practical experience, and by completion, you will have transcribed hundreds of authentic dictations, preparing for a quick and successful transition to the workplace. In addition, the program’s online format provides you the flexibility to study at your own pace.
Students who focus full-time energy to this program can finish the training in 4-6 months. Part-time students have up to 1 year to finish the program. Students will receive comprehensive technical support throughout the course and full access to Career Step Placement Services including resume review, reference letters, graduate consultations and other job placement help. This is a non-credit course.
Computer and Internet System Requirements:
Hardware: Active internet connection (High speed/Broadband connection recommended), 800 X 600 minimum resolution (1024 X 768 or higher recommended), Sound card and speakers (Earphones recommended) , Available USB port
Software: Adobe Flash Player (ver. 10 or higher), Windows Media Player (ver. 10 or higher) or Quicktime Player (ver. 7 or higher), PDF reader,
Operating System: Microsoft Windows (XP®, Vista®, 7 with latest service pack), Mac OS X (10.4.11 or greater)*
Special Note: This program includes software tools that are only compatible with Microsoft Windows and Internet Explorer 7.x or 8.x.