Medical Transcription Job Requirements?

Answer Medical transcriptionists (MT's) are the men and women who perform medical transcription. They transcribe oral or written patient-health care professional encounter information into an official doc... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Medical Transcription Job Requirements

What field makes more money: medical transcription or medical billing?

The average United States salary for a medical transcriptionist is about $5,000 more per year than a medical biller, according to The average salary for a medical transcriptionist is $3... Read More »

How to Learn Medical Terminology for Medical Transcription?

The job of a medical transcriptionist is to write out recordings dictated by doctors and other health care personnel. The data they're responsible to transcribe include documents such as patient re... Read More »

What is a medical transcription?

Doctors record dictation after making a diagnosis, performing an examination or operation, and prescribing treatment. Medical transcription is the process of turning this dictation into a written r... Read More »

How many medical transcription companies are there in the U.S.?

As of May 2010, the national Yellow Page listings at includes 1,303 companies under the category of "Medical Transcription." These include dedicated medical transcription services, ... Read More »