Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing

Why Should I Add Medical Transcription Editing to My Skill Set?

The Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing course is designed for already trained medical transcriptionists, just like you, and will help you:

  • Expand skillset

    Expand your resume

    Add experience editing speech recognition generated reports to your resume and stay up-to-date in an evolving industry.

  • Nationwide

    Get access to more jobs

    Employers are looking for professionals with advanced medical transcription skills to produce both quality transcription and editing work, and you can quickly gain the edge you need to be more in-demand.

  • Patient focus

    Prepare for the future of the industry

    The medical transcription industry is evolving, and adding speech recognition editing to your resume will help you stay competitive and advance your career.

Speech recognition technology is changing the medical transcription industry, but with the Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing course, you can improve the skills you need to be competitive.


Is Career Step the School for Me?

Over 100,000 Career Step students can't be wrong. Choose Career Step, and you'll graduate with the skills you need to succeed immediately upon graduation. Career Step offers:

  • Quick graduation

    Affordable tuition

    Career Step's Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing training helps you quickly develop the speech recognition editing skills you need to succeed for only

  • Preparation

    Trusted reputation

    Career Step has been educating quality medical transcriptionists for over 20 years and, as one of the best schools in the industry, has developed training you can trust.

  • Tuition

    Employer relationships

    Over 700 employers have hired Career Step graduates, and we've worked closely with employer partners to make sure the curriculum helps you gain the skills they're looking for.

Choose Career Step for the quality education you need to keep your skills up-to-date as a medical transcriptionist.

Career FastTrack: Medical Assisting Training Program

Is the Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing Course Right For Me?

Our Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing course focuses solely on helping you gain specialized speech recognition editing skills and assumes you have a solid foundation of medical transcription skills.

Do you have what it takes to gain these skills? Find out by taking our simple skills evaluation test!

How Long Will the Training Take?

The Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing training program is designed to be completed in about 2 months of part-time study. However, the online format allows you to study on your own schedule and at your own pace, so your enrollment includes 4 months of program access in case you need extra time.

What Will I Be Learning?

In the Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing course you'll learn:

  • Editing in the industry
  • Editing theory
  • Editing technique

After establishing a solid knowledge foundation, you'll move to the "practicum" section. In the practicum, you'll develop your editing skills by practicing on hundreds of authentic doctor dictations and patient records. This hands-on experience will prepare you to use your new skills in the workforce as soon as you graduate.

For more information on what is included in the Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing training program, download the brochure:

Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing Tuition

How Much Does the Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing Course Cost?

Everything you need to succeed is included for one, low tuition payment of .

Former Career Step students and graduates are also eligible for a significant discount. If you've trained with Career Step before, call 1-800-411-7073 to enroll over the phone and claim your discount!

The tuition fee entitles you to an initial 4 months of program access.

What is Included with My Training Program?

Everything you need to succeed is included with your Career Step program. You'll have:

  • Complete online access to expert-created curriculum
  • One-on-one help from your instructors and our technical support team

The Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing program includes 107 hours of curriculum.

Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing FAQs

Get answers to the most common and important questions about enrolling in the Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing program at Career Step. Our FAQs section provides answers to help you make an informed decision about your education.

Career Step has developed two Medical Transcription Editor programs to provide speech recognition training that meets the needs of both new students and already-trained medical transcriptionists.

The full Medical Transcription Editor program is a career-focused course designed for students without medical transcription knowledge and skills. This course prepares them for a career as a medical transcriptionist or a medical transcription editor.

The Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing program is designed for those who already have a solid foundation of medical transcription knowledge and skills. This program focuses solely on the specialized speech recognition editing skill set. We strongly recommend you take our short Medical Transcription Editor Skills Evaluation exam before deciding if the supplemental program is the best option for you.

The Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing program assumes that you have a solid foundation of medical transcription knowledge and skills. We strongly recommend you take our short Medical Transcription Editor Skills Evaluation exam to assess whether you are a candidate for this supplemental program.

The Career Step program is offered entirely online, providing 24/7 access to all material and allowing you to progress through the curriculum at a pace that fits your busy lifestyle. The program is broken into modules, or course subjects, and is designed to help you gain the practical experience you need to expand your resume in just a few weeks.

Career Step's student support has several levels and is designed to ensure that you're not alone as you work through the online course.

  • Student Support Instructors and Advisors have professional experience in the industry and provide timely answers to questions about the program material.
  • Technical Support Advisors are available six days a week to help you work through any technical or computer issues encountered within the training.

Though the course is entirely online, you'll never be on your own. Career Step's student support team is available to offer personal, ongoing support all the way through the training program.

There are 16 hours of real-life doctor dictations included in the Career Step training program. This dictation provides you the opportunity to work hands-on with speech recognition files from a variety of medical specialties. This practicum section of the course includes training with M*Modal speech recognition software*.

* M*Modal is a trademark of Multimodal Technologies, Inc.

The Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing program offers over 100 hours of curriculum, including 16 hours of real-life dictation in the practicum section. Since the program is completely self-paced and the online training format allows you the flexibility to study at a pace your busy lifestyle allows, the time it takes you to complete the course will vary from other students.

Every student who enrolls in a Career Step training program receives an initial 4-month period of enrollment If you need extra time to complete the course after your initial enrollment, we have extensions available for purchase, please call 1-800-246-7837 for details.

We recommend the following computer system specifications:

Hardware

  • Active internet connection (High speed/Broadband connection recommended)
  • 800 X 600 minimum resolution (1024 X 768 or higher recommended)
  • Sound card and speakers (Earphones recommended)
  • Available USB port

Software

  • Adobe Flash Player (ver. 10 or higher)
  • Windows Media Player (ver. 10 or higher) or Quicktime Player (ver. 7 or higher)
  • PDF reader

Browser

  • Internet Explorer 9.x/10.x/11.x
  • Firefox 3.x or greater
  • Safari 3.1 to 8.0 (Mac only)*
  • Javascript and cookies must be enabled

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows (XP®, Vista®, 7 with latest service pack)
  • Mac OS X (10.4.11 or greater)*

*The Career FastTrack: Medical Transcription Editing course includes a third party software tool that makes the training only compatible with Microsoft Windows and Internet Explorer.

Note: Mobile browsing devices are not currently supported. However, Career Step is investigating the implementation of mobile device support, and these specifications will be updated once a decision has been reached.