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Medical Transcription Styles & Practices

Code:
TRAN 3584

Learn concepts and standards of style and format of medical reports and basic grammar rules in medical documentation. Prepare for medical transcription by applying industry standards, as set by the American Association for Medical Transcription and presented in the AAMT Book of Style. The course introduces information not encountered outside of healthcare documentation. The CD ROM that accompanies the workbook includes “clips” of dictation that briefly introduce the student to dictation, and allow for practice in applying the standards.

Notes:

Due to specialized theory and skills, students can expect to spend a minimum of 10 hours per week on this course.

Students are to purchase the required textbook from the Loyalist College bookstore at www.efollett.com quoting course code LO-HLTH8153. There are no textbook substitutions.

Software Requirements: Windows XP/7/10; Sound required.


Prerequisites:

  • NURS 2584 Medical Keyboarding
  • And NURS 1584 Medical Terminology - Level 1
  • And ENG 1082 Writing Grammatically

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CRN Day Date Time Hours Location Fee Availability
1026712-MAY-20 to 18-AUG-2012:00 am - 12:01 am42Online $367.60
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