January 21, 2020
why is my computer running slow

Why Is My Computer Running Slow

We are all "plugged in" to our computers in this day and age...so we might consider our computers a need versus want. However, people who work at home, such as Medical Transcriptionists, depend on their home PCs for income. These people can't afford any downtime on their technology. Although computers are very different from us, we can directly relate preventative maintenance in our own lives to the health of our computers. People gain a huge health benefit practising preventative maintenance with their health; some people use exercise, others follow healthy eating habits, and some go for regular...

January 10, 2020
other career options

Career Options For Medical Transcriptionists / Healthcare Documentation Specialists

There are many different types of careers that a medical transcriptionist can branch into over the course of their documentation career. These opportunities can include transitioning to an Editor position to handle speech recognition files, achieving the position of Team Lead to supervisor other MTs, becoming a QA specialist to help set guidelines for the quality of transcribed documents in a facility or rising to a transcription office/department manager. An MT could also choose to be a private service owner who works as a single entity or provides employment for many transcriptionists and also seeks new contracts with clients. Many credentialed MTs choose to work with a team...

December 30, 2019
How to Prepare for a Phone Interview

How to Prepare for a Phone Interview

How To Prepare For A Phone Interview Congratulations! The employer liked what they saw on your resume, and now you have the chance to tell the […]
November 15, 2019
The Best Christmas Gifts for Medical Transcriptionists

The Best Christmas Gifts for Medical Transcriptionists

Trying to find the right gift for your wife, children, or best friend is hard enough. If you are looking for ideas, you can often find […]
November 4, 2019
what to know about student loans

What to Know About Student Loans

Our Canadian students have many financial advantages to choose from for their studies. The Government of Canada offers loans to eligible students, and there are many CanScribe students using this opportunity to train to become a Healthcare Documentation Specialist (MT). If you have a government student loan, or are considering one, we want you to be as educated as possible about what your responsibilities are, and we want to provide you as many tips as we can for a successful repayment! Below are some tips and background info to pay attention to going forward. Living in Canada, people have the benefit of gaining financial support from....

November 1, 2019
an easy online course vs a difficult online course

An Easy Online Course or a Difficult Online Course

When looking for a course or program, one of the questions commonly asked is, “Is this course easy?” In response to that, I have a question, […]
October 15, 2019
CanScribe Student Wins International Award

CanScribe Student Wins International Award

“CanScribe Student Wins International Award“; you heard that right. CanScribe is proud to celebrate Andréa Khan, the 2019 AHDI Rising Star Award winner. This award is […]
October 8, 2019
A barn and a field

Finding Success in the Sticks: Medical Transcription in Remote Areas

[feature-image alt=”finding jobs in small towns” layout=‘’ size=‘’] We live in one of the world’s largest countries but did you know that most of Canada is […]
September 24, 2019
Award Winning Instructor Deb Palmer

Award Winning Instructor

CanScribe is proud to announce that the Instructional Department Manager, Deb Palmer, has won the AHDI 2019 Educator of the Year Award! Having an award-winning instructor […]
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