TESDA Circular No: 13. Series of 2006

Subject:  The Curriculum for the Finishing Course for Medical Transcription under the PGMA Training for Work Scholarship

Date Issued: April 25, 2006, effective immediately

Pursuant to the PGMA Training for work Scholarship for the massive training of medical transcriptionist, the attached curriculum is prescribed for the Finishing Course for Medical Transcription. The program for this curriculum shall be registered in UTPRAS as With Training Regulations (WTR) as this covers the first two units of competency in the TR for Medical Transcription NCII with the basic and common competencies embedded in the core competencies.

Wide dissemination and strict implementation of this Circular to all concerned is hereby enjoined.

Signed by:

Secretary Augusto Boboy Syjuco

Director General.

This was a circular issued in 2006 by the Philippine government in response to growing numbers of medical transcription training school during that period.