Featured Company – AMF Typing Services

AMF Typing Services is run by proprietor Alison Fourie, a VA certified and co-owner of TAVASA (The Transcriptionists and Virtual Assistants of South Africa). Alison Fourie is the first VA within South Africa to be VA certified and a nominee for the 2010 Thomas Leonard International VA of Distinction Award (OIVAC)

How did you learn about the transcription career?

Here are some of the answers I receive when I asked the question “How did you learn about the transcription career?” to the applicants on my post about the part time transcription job. ** Tonix on Sat, Mar 27, 2010 at 10:18 AM “After taking the Board Exam for Nurses, I had nothing left to do but to look for…

From Being Uncertain to a Fulfilled Medical Transcriptionist in Saudi Arabia

This is a story shared by Ms. JOB, who will be on her fifth year on July 2010 working as an OFW in Saudi Arabia. Working here [in Ryadh, Saudi Arabia] is a great experience and more so, thanks I become a medical transcriptionist… Work as a medical transcriptionist? ”I don’t like!” “My typing speed is poor.” “I may not…

Philippine Transcription Industry is Bouncing Back after the Recession

From the industry’s point of view, Philippine transcription was badly hit by the worldwide recession mainly in the USA. Since majority of medical transcription jobs comes from the hospitals and outsourcing companies in the USA, there is a big effect in the volume of work being given to transcription companies in the Philippines. Medical transcription is seen now to do…

Top 3 MT Companies

MTSO Most MT companies in the Philippines stand amidst the financial crisis around the world. Since medical transcription industry depends too much on outsourced jobs across the USA, we MTs must choose a stable company to work with. Three MT companies in Metro Manila with the most number of MTs being employed include the following (in no particular order): eData…