Health Administration Jobs: Medical Transcriptionist

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According to Bureau of labor statistics

Job Description

A Medical Transcriptionist listens to audio recordings created by doctors and other health professions regarding a patients diagnosis and then transcribe’s them into written reports. They usually work in hospitals, doctors offices, or they are self employed.

To become a medical transcriptionist you need to earn a medical transcriptionist certificate or complete an associate degree program.

Job Duties

  • Listen to audio recordings
  • Translate medical terminology
  • Edit reports that have been processed
  • Accurately transcribe reports
  • Submit written reports for approval


  • Computer skills
  • Word processor skills
  • Knowledge of Medical Terminology
  • Attention to detail

Posted in Health Information Technology Jobs.