100 wpm typing speed – Can you transcribe like this?

I used to believe that to be able to get good quality work in doing my medical transcription, I have to be typing way about 100 wpm without errors.  But after that, I started to be frustrated with what I can only achieve.  I am a medical transcriptionist but I can merely type between 35-40 wpm.  I used to not…

Importance of Audio Transcription Training

Getting audio transcription training nowadays is a best practice in the business by some of the transcription company either in medical or legal fields. This is also widely used by secretaries and other professional groups that deal with audio transcription jobs. Because in audio transcription you will learn a lot of things like correct grammar composition and spelling of words….

How to Build a Freelance Medical Transcription

Medical transcription is a budding demand and most people find it to be a successful profession to do at home or in the office. To be successful in this work, you will need to assemble and sustain a large group of clients. You will be hearing medical dictation and converting them into electronic file. The paramount approach to get started…

Even a Medical Doctor Aspires to Work as Medical Transcriptionist. Want to Know Why?

Here’s one essay by a medical doctor who wants to work as a medical transcriptionists even without adequate work experience.  Do you think a medical doctor can start to work as medical transcriptionist?  Working as a medical transcriptionist without adequate experience is something I can consider as a challenge.  I had already tried transcribing a medical audio file as part…

Choose Between Medical Transcription or General Transcription

Many believe it’s easier to do general transcription than medical transcription.  The challenge with medical transcription is simply due to the terms that are jargon to most people, especially to those who are not inclined with medical terminologies. For some, medical transcription and general transcription are both difficult since both types need 99% accuracy. Most people probably think that being…