Most people know (and love) the game show “Name That Tune”, and to celebrate National Medical Transcriptionist Week our MT instructors have created a fun spin-off of that popular game! Instead of guessing the song name based on the tune, we are giving you the song name…you have to determine the correct medical term associated
As I sit here in my night shirt and slippers and loving what I do, I want to share with you some advantages and disadvantages of working at home. I have been an MT for 18 years and came home full-time in 2009. Best decision I ever made. I love it at home! You are
Happy National MT Week! The Book of Style is an incredible reference guide for Medical Transcriptionists. Sharpen your research skills and learn your BOS or eBOS better with the scavenger hunt below. Submit your answers during MT week for a chance to win some great prizes! I am hiding in one of the eBOS appendices.
In the transcription industry, word expanders are wonderful tools. However, they can also be a source of dismay if we do not use them properly. Case in point: I used to do transcription for a colorectal surgeon who did some anal fistula or anal abscess surgeries amongst other colonic procedures. He was quite repetitive in
Do you spend hours on a report before submitting? Are you trying to hold on to it until you think it is perfect? This is a challenge that all Medical Transcriptionist/Healthcare Documentation Specialists face, especially new MT/HDSs still in school or just entering the workforce. For some reason, we think that we should not leave