What Skills Do Medical Transcriptionists Need to Be Successful?
With the changes in the medical transcription industry, have the skills that you need to be successful changed? Experts address this question by talking about what they're seeing in the industry and what they anticipate the need being in the future. Among other skills, experts on the panel recommend a medical transcriptionist should possess are fluency in medical terminology, keyboard shortcuts, speed in typing and proofreading, adaptability and decision making. Commentary is provided by representatives from large industry employers and the leading industry association.