Tag Archives: Medical Transcription

What to Look for When Choosing a Medical Transcription Service

The productivity and revenue of a healthcare practice, clinic or hospital depends greatly on quality documentation. Proper documentation of physician dictation is crucial for the quality and continuity of care and errors in documentation can have disastrous consequences. With the … Continue reading

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Medical Transcription – Career Prospects

If you are searching for a fruitful career in the healthcare industry, then medical transcription is a good choice. Many people choose this career primarily due to the immense flexibility the job allows in one’s schedule. Below mentioned are some … Continue reading

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Diagnostic Errors – A Top Concern of the Healthcare Industry

Correct medical diagnosis is the cornerstone of medical care. Imagine you consulting a doctor for a crippling headache. It could be a sinus headache but your physician wrongly diagnoses it as caused by migraine. You are administered treatment for the … Continue reading

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Crowdsourcing for Medical Transcription

With the drive towards Electronic Medical Record (EMR) implementation and ‘meaningful use’ by 2014 gathering pace, healthcare providers are in a hurry to transcribe their written health care documents and notes into electronic format and enter them in a secure … Continue reading

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Obamacare Expected to Spur the Growth of Medical Transcription Jobs

According to official estimates, more than 2 million Americans have signed up for health coverage under Obamacare. The administration also expects that around 7 million people will be enrolled by March 31, 2014. One of the sectors that will be … Continue reading

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Impact of Smart Technology in Healthcare. How has it Changed the Workplace

Technological advancements have impacted all major sectors, especially healthcare. Work practices have changed with new technological innovations. Healthcare establishments are finding that they can stay competitive and carry out their tasks more efficiently and quickly only if they implement these … Continue reading

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Differences Between Transcription and Copy Typing

The terms ‘transcription’ and ‘copy typing’ confuse most people and they wonder what exactly makes them different. They also doubts as to why the cost of transcription is higher than that of copy typing. After all, both involve typing. However, … Continue reading

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Physicians Moving to EMR from Regular Medical Transcription – Implications

Some US healthcare providers have achieved full conversion to electronic medical records (EMR) and many others are making steady progress towards this goal. The aim of an EMR plan is to close the gap between paper and electronic records, a … Continue reading

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Significance of Accuracy in the Transcription Report

Accuracy is significant in transcription report. Best way to ensure accuracy in a report is to check for misspelling, omitted dictations. Continue reading

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Use of Dictation Software on the Rise as EHR’s Adoption Are Reducing Productivity

An article based on the HIMSS report says that the use of dictation software is on the rise as EHR’s adoptions are reducing productivity. Continue reading

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