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Medical Transcription: Intermediate

OAT 262

Medical Transcription: Intermediate

OAT 262

Course Description

Prerequisites: Prerequisites: OAT 260 or OSE 260 or OSE 276 with a minimum grade of C (2.

0). Develops increasing proficiency in medical transcription skills through the use of progressively more complex material and an emphasis on student self reliance in the production of accurate and/or mailable medical documents. (45-0)

Outcomes and Objectives

Accurately produce a variety of medical documents transcribed directly from transcription equipment.

Objectives:

  • Research and identify unfamiliar terminology
  • Produce operative notes, discharge summaries, radiology reports, progress notes, and other documents as assigned
  • Transcribe material dictated by speakers using various accents, dialects, and speech patterns
  • Demonstrate transcription proficiency on production timings and examinations

Use available resources to proofread and correct transcription errors.

Objectives:

  • Effectively use medical and English dictionaries and drug reference materials
  • Use electronic spell check features as assigned
  • Develop an awareness of contextual logic in the production of medical documents
  • Produce final-copy transcription without access to pre-transcribed answer keys in correcting assigned materials