Medical Terms – Abbreviation List

A medical transcriptionist  must at all times be able to understand the medical jargons used by doctors.  The appropriate meaning of the medical abbreviation should be expanded in most medical reports whenever required, but if uncertain of the correct meaning, the transcriptionist can either ask the doctor or leave it abbreviated. Here are some samples of variations in abbreviations used…

Transcription and Writing Resources

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Medical Reports for Transcription

  The following are the kinds of medical reports being transcribed by medical transcriptionists.        Progress notes        Emergency room visits        History and physical reports        Operative reports        Cath Lab procedures        Consultation reports        Medical records        Laboratory reports        Diagnostic imaging studies        Discharge summaries        Psychiatry reports        Radiology reports        Doctors’ Peer reviews       …

The Edge of Medical Transcriptionists over Others

General transcription includes medical, legal, business, media, and financial transcription, thus covering a wide range of services. One maybe a “Jack of all trades”, but one could not master everything. Erroneous typing of the terminologies compromises quality work, and in the long run, affects quantity. To achieve quality transcription, considering the different jargons for these different fields, it is just…