Medical Transcription Editing Certificate - Online
Professional Education

This online, self-paced certificate program is perfect for professionals that would like to work from home! The clinical documentation industry includes medical transcriptionists and medical transcription editors. This program can prepare you for both of these career paths. Medical transcriptionists type up written reports of the audio files doctors record after they interact with patients. These written reports are then included in the patient's medical record. Medical transcription editors have received specialized transcriptionist training to correct and edit written reports created by speech recognition software, which automatically translates the doctor's dictation into text. The comprehensive program design includes the following: Typing skills; Medical terminology; Grammar and punctuation; Anatomy and pharmacology; Medical record types and formats; Productivity tips. 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).

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Class Sections For Medical Transcription Editing Certificate - Online (PROEA 222)

Spring 2019 Section 1

Type: Online
FAQ: PDF
Tuition: $3,199.00

Instructor: Staff

Note: Professional Education partners with Career Step on the content for this program. Students should expect an email from Career Step that will include log-in and other important information. The Medical Transcription Editing Certification program is designed to be completed in 4 to 6 months of full-time study. However, the online course format allows you to study on your own schedule and at your own pace, so your enrollment includes 12 months of program access in case you need extra time. In addition to preparing for a national certification, students who complete the program will also receive an official University of Utah Medical Transcription Editing Certificate. This course does not qualify for U of U employee tuition reduction or Emeritus discount benefits.

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