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Diehl : Medical Transcription : Techniques and Procdures - With CD

Diehl : Medical Transcription : Techniques and Procdures - With CD - 6th edition

Diehl : Medical Transcription : Techniques and Procdures - With CD - 6th edition

ISBN13: 9781416023470

ISBN10: 141602347X

Diehl : Medical Transcription : Techniques and Procdures - With CD by Marcy Diehl - ISBN 9781416023470
Edition: 6TH 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co.
Published: 2007
International: No
Diehl : Medical Transcription : Techniques and Procdures - With CD by Marcy Diehl - ISBN 9781416023470

ISBN13: 9781416023470

ISBN10: 141602347X

Edition: 6TH 07

Summary

As the role of medical transcriptionists undergoes significant changes arising from new and evolving technology, refined skills are necessary to thrive in the new environment. This practical text prepares transcriptionists for the demands of their evolving role, including proofreading, editing, and transcribing via computer, while also addressing other equipment used in the profession.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Part 1: Career Role and Responsibilities

1. The Medical Transcriptionist's Career, Including Ethical and Legal Responsibilities

Part 2: Tools of Transcription

2. Equipment and Technology

Part 3: Transcription Guidelines

3. Punctuation
4. Capitalization
5. Transcribing Numbers, Figures, and Abbreviations
6. Letter Transcription
7. Proofreading, Making Corrections, and Quality Assurance
8. Using Reference Books: Learn How to Get Help from the Experts
9. Word Endings: Plurals, Nouns, and Adjectives
10. Grammar Review

Part 4: Medical Records and Reports

11. Medical Chart Notes and Progress Notes
12. Preparation of a History and Physical
13. Preparation of Miscellaneous Medical Reports

Part 5: Correspondence and Business Documents

14. Writing Business Documents: Email, Memos, Agendas, Minutes and Policies
15. Establishing Your Career and Applying for Transcribing Positions

Part 6: Appendices

Appendix A: Answers to Practice Tests
Appendix B: Reference Materials
Appendix C: Documents