Transcribe medical reports recorded by physicians and other healthcare practitioners using various electronic devices, covering office visits, emergency room visits, diagnostic imaging studies, operations, chart reviews, and final summaries. Transcribe dictated reports and translate abbreviations into fully understandable form. Edit as necessary and return reports in either printed or electronic form for review and signature, or correction.
Median Annual Wage: $34,750
Education: Post-secondary certificate (56%); Some college, no degree (26%); High school diploma or equivalent (11%)
Projected Growth: Average (8% to 14%)
Related Job Titles: Documentation Specialist; Medical Transcriptionist; Transcriptionist; Radiology Transcriptionist; Medical Transcriber; Medical Language Specialist; Medical Transcription Supervisor; Medical Secretary; Clinical Medical Transcriptionist; Medical Transcription