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Medical Transcription Fundamentals

Code:
TRAN 4584

This course will enhance the learning achieved in previous and prerequisite courses for medical transcription that students need to enter the field with confidence. Students will experience a practical and effective approach, with follow-up questions in each chapter to promote class discussion and exercises designed to reinforce concepts and procedures. Students will have a conceptual and practical understanding of general medical terms and various medical specialties in a way that is easy to remember. Detailed transcription tips throughout the course will offer useful information and hints, and there is a CD-ROM that includes 10 hours of actual dictation, sample reports, and other data needed to prepare the documents discussed in the text.

Notes:

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

Software Requirements: Windows 95 or greater. CD Drive and speakers. Word Processor (Word or Word Perfect). PC (or 100% compatible) 233 MHz Pentium II or higher processor, 32MB RAM (64MB for Windows 2000), Hard Disk with 40MB free space, 800 x 400 monitor capable of displaying 256 color. Also Express Scribe (is a free download).


Prerequisites:

  • (NURS 2584 Medical Keyboarding
  • And NURS 1584 Medical Terminology - Level 1
  • And ENG 1082 Writing Grammatically
  • And TRAN 3584 Medical Transcription Styles & Practices )

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Scheduled Dates

CRN Day Date Time Hours Location Fee Availability
1027412-MAY-20 to 18-AUG-2012:00 am - 12:01 am42Online $367.60
1035408-SEP-20 to 15-DEC-2012:00 am - 12:01 am42Online $367.60
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