Today's Career of the Day: Medical Transcriptionist
Transcribes medical reports recorded by physicians and other healthcare practitioners using various electronic devices, covering office visits, emergency room visits, diagnostic imaging studies, operations, chart reviews, and final summaries. Transcribes dictated reports and translate abbreviations into fully understandable form. Edits as necessary and returns reports in either printed or electronic form for review and signature, or correction.
This career is part of the Health Science cluster Health Informatics pathway.