Medical Transcription Editing Certificate

This online program provides the knowledge and skills necessary to begin a career as a medical transcriptionist/editor. Those who complete the program will receive a University of Utah Medical Transcription Editing Certificate and will be prepared to pursue healthcare documentation credentialing through the Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI).

This program was developed for busy professionals, who would prefer to pursue a certificate in a fully self-paced format. The content is designed for entry-level professionals who want to make a career change that involves work in medical transcription and editing. Individuals can use this program to enhance their abilities, skills, and résumés by becoming a Registered Healthcare Documentation Specialist (RHDS). Topics studied include documentation, biomedical sciences, and editing theory.

This certificate aligns with AHDI requirements; it provides students with the ability to pass the certification exam, obtain the RHDS credential, and work in the medical transcription editing field. Enrollment includes ebooks, a transcription foot pedal, an AHDI membership, and a voucher to take the RHDS exam.

Required Classes

  • Medical Transcription Editing Certificate (PROEA 222)


Upcoming Classes

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