Medical Transcription ITC

The Medical Transcription program provides short term training needs specific to medical transcription positions around the region. Students will become proficient at medical and hospital transcription and will learn hospital software specific to this area. Students will need strong English, grammar, punctuation, and spelling skills and accurate word processing abilities. Entry into Medical Transcription Courses requires students to undergo a criminal background check before the beginning of the second semester or students will not be allowed to register. Instructions on how to initiate the background check procedure will be provided by the program advisor.

Upon completion of the Medical Transcription Technical Certificate, students will:

  • Demonstrate employability skills and habits
  • Select and complete medical documents, including office correspondence and chart transcription, using appropriate format
  • Demonstrate competency in word processing
  • Apply knowledge of medical terms used in medically related careers
  • Demonstrate advanced medical transcription skills using correct grammar, mechanics, and proofreading skills

Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required.

General Education Core

HRPT-185HUMAN RELATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS3.00
or PSYC-101 INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY
Total Credits3.00

Program Requirements

CITPT-110BUSINESS COMPUTER SKILLS3.00
GNBPT-122BUSINESS ENGLISH3.00
GNBPT-202FINANCIAL BUSINESS APPLICATIONS3.00
GNBPT-245BUSINESS WRITING3.00
MEDPT-173MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY3.00
MEDPT-175ADMINISTRATIVE MEDICAL ASSISTING I3.00
MEDPT-251MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION I3.00
MEDPT-252CLINICAL EXPERIENCE3.00
MEDPT-261MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION II3.00
Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required
Total Credits27.00

Summary

General Education3
Program Requirements27
Total30