Begin Med Transcription(ODE)
Windows Operating System. Must have audio capabilities (speakers or ear phones). Word Processing will be MS Word. Transcription playback software will be a free download from the Internet (traditional equipment will be simulated). Students may choose to purchase a foot pedal from the software download site (optional).
This is a beginning medical transcription course designed to provide students with a working knowledge of transcription of medical reports. Transcription is taking the spoken word and turning it into a written document. Case studies are provided so that students gain knowledge in the transcribing of various medical reports. Medical reports are transcribed from ten individual case studies, each of which concerns an inpatient with a specific medical problem.
PrerequisitesPost Secondary level OFAD 1011 Medical Terminology 1 (ODE) Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level OFAD 1012 Medical Keyboarding (ODE) Minimum Grade of 50
and ( CPT Reading Comprehension 90
and CPT Sentence Structure 90
or Post Secondary level COMM 1018 Communications 1 (ODE) Minimum Grade of 50
or Post Secondary level COMM 1016 Communication Essentials Minimum Grade of 50
or Post Secondary level COMM 1000 College Communications Minimum Grade of 50
or Post Secondary level COMM 1024 Communications 1 (ODE) Minimum Grade of 50)
Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.OntarioLearn information