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Best online trade school

I have gone to CareerStep and loved the school, but lost my job and couldn't afford to pay for the program anymore. I would love to get as close to...


Updated 13 days ago

Too bad...... - 92 Replies

Some overseas jobs are coming back and even with the advent of voice recognition technology, there is often is no substitute for a human (who speaks...


Updated 19 days ago

Online versus Community College education - 9 Replies

The Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI) has approved Career Step's program and their tuition even includes a voucher to take...


Updated 19 days ago

Entry Level Home-Based Medical Transcriptionist - 76 Replies

The deal here is that, yes, you can become an editor but in order to do that you have to have experience as a medical transcriptionist. When you're...


Updated 19 days ago

Any reviews for Career Step or Andrews Training Corp? - 1294 Replies

[QUOTE who="acooper32215 in Saint Louis, Missouri"]I am very weary about programs online but I stumbled across career step and I just really need...

Dawn moore

Updated 1 month ago

EMRs get rid of need for medical transcriptionists - 21 Replies

Dear Author,I would like to know more as I am in same boat as a lot posting here. I have 20 years experience.

Jill in Antioch, Tennessee

Updated 3 months ago

how to get a home position - 227 Replies

I am a graduate from a medical transcription program with three years of experience. I left the field four years ago and now that I am ready to...

hereiamsendme in scottsville, Virginia

Med-Line Medical Transcription School v.s. Other Schools

I'm looking into taking a medical transcription course online, and really like the looks of Med-Line and it is AHDI approved, which, to my...

Katieh3 in Cibolo, Texas

Updated 5 months ago

Want to take an online MT course but I'm afraid I won't be able to find a job after I'm done! ANY ADVICE HELPFUL!!! - 171 Replies

I have been looking into online courses to be a Medical Transcriptionist but I am scared to sign up because I am so scared I won't be able to find a...

Cierra M in Fayetteville, Arkansas

Updated 5 months ago

Recent graduate from M-TEC Inc. - 29 Replies

Hello, I am a recent January graduate from M-TEC Inc with a 96% GPA from the Premier program. I have been finding it hard, as is the current...

Paul in Pasadena, California

Updated 6 months ago

Medical Transcription WPM - 9 Replies

I have been considering going through the Career Step program and getting into MT work for about six months now. I am currently employed full-time,...

Barb24 in Wheaton, Illinois

Updated 7 months ago

Medical transcription vs Medical coding and what's the best online school? - 152 Replies

I am interested in either taking medical transcription or coding online and Ashworth University is one of the schools I have been researching. I...

Karyn in Thousand Oaks, California

Updated 8 months ago

Help!!! Having trouble with transcription! - 137 Replies

I am currently taking a Medical Transcription course and I am having a really difficult time with the transcription. I have been wondering if I've...

sue42970 in Macomb, Illinois

Updated 9 months ago

Home-based forensic medical transcriptionist position - 3 Replies

I would so like to type autopsies/pathology in my home. I am a seasoned medical transcriptionist having 30 years experience typing in a Pathology...

Barb24 in Wheaton, Illinois

Updated 10 months ago

All these schools...???? Allied, Career Step - 11 Replies

I did some research and found out some information about Allied and Career Step, but would like some feedback from those with experience. I found...

Carolyn Garde in Union, South Carolina

Updated 10 months ago

Learn medical transcription course for free online - 5 Replies

Learn medical transcription course for free online using this site thank you

Barb24 in Wheaton, Illinois

Updated 11 months ago

Finding Entry Level Medical Transcription Jobs - 4266 Replies

How does a recent graduate in the field of Medical Transcription obtain a job? Seems no one wants to provide an answer and/or there seems to be no...

Michelle78 in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 12 months ago

MT Training - 66 Replies

What is better - go learn online or through your local 2 year college? What is the preference for an employer? Thank you

Doralyn in West Des Moines, Iowa

Updated 13 months ago

Medical Transcriptionist Incentive Pay - 1 Reply

I am doing a student project on transcriptionist incentive pay trends throughout the country. Can anyone tell me what they are paid as a...

tanner590 in Madison, Alabama

Medical Transcription AND Editing (Also: financial aid)

I've been looking at Career Step for transcription since they offer medical transcription AND editing, which seems to be what I need. What schools...

pugmama in Salem, Virginia

Updated 20 months ago

Med-line School - 2 Replies

I'm currently looking into medLine schoo for medical transcription.l they seem like a really good school..Has anyone gone through them to become a...

hoffmannelizabeth17@*****.*** in Roselle Park, New Jersey

Help - Find me a medical transcriptionist job

I am having trouble finding a medical transcriptionist job. I interviewed at Miraca Life Sciences in Union, NJ and loved the job. However, it was a...

Cindy in Bethany, Oklahoma

Updated 23 months ago

Can't find Transcription Job.....Should I get out of this line of work? - 6 Replies

I am a medical transcriptionist by trade. I worked previously for a company for 7 years. I have not been able to find a job (not even temp) for 4...

Cindy in Bethany, Oklahoma

Updated 23 months ago

Anyone willing to hire a new MT - 126 Replies

I graduated from a community college's MT program in NJ. I trained with the SUM program tapes. I am very eager to start using my new skills,...

Shreky in Edam, Saskatchewan

Updated 23 months ago

Radiology Medical Transcriptionist looking for work at home position. - 2 Replies

I have worked as a Radiology Medical Transcriptionist for 2 1/2 years in the Radiology department in our local hospital in Saskatchewan. I am seeking...

Lorraine McGuire in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina

Updated 24 months ago

Recent Graduate Looking for Entry-Level Transcription Job, Preferably Work-From-Home - 1 Reply

I graduated in May of last year from a local college with my Associate Degree in Medical Transcription. I have applied to several jobs in hospitals,...

kelleyoconnell321@*****.*** in Clifton, New Jersey

Medical Transcription Shifts

Can someone explain to me what 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift is as a medical transcriptionist?

kslzlt in Illinois

Updated 26 months ago

NEED HELP! - 2 Replies

Please someone help me. I have took my final exam twice and has failed. Could any MT help tutor me or mentor? Really need serious help. Please no...

bobbiegrant165@*****.*** in Saint Petersburg, Florida

Updated 27 months ago

Internships/apprentice programs? - 100 Replies

I recently graduated from a medical transcription program and I am having a really hard time finding work. Does anyone know of any companies that do...

Bandy in Ellicott City, Maryland

Updated 27 months ago

starting my career - 1 Reply

I am new to the Medical Transcript field, how could I break into my career when it seems you need experience before anyone will hire you.

Amanda in Gardnerville, Nevada

Updated 31 months ago

Medical Transcription Schools - 137 Replies

I am looking to take an online course to get a certificate in Medical Transcription and I was wondering what everyone thought the best schools were...

Amanda in Gardnerville, Nevada

Updated 32 months ago

Any grants or scholarships for Career Step? - 5 Replies

Hi! Afer much research and deliberation, I have decided to sign up with CS. I've been unemployed about 2 weeks. WIA funds have run out for my...

raheelamazher9@*****.*** in Hyderabad, India

Updated 44 months ago

Entry Level Transciption work - 28 Replies

I recently completed a course in Medical Transcription through Career Step. I have been sending resumes and testing to no avail. Does anyone have...

pjss in Poolesville, Maryland

Updated 45 months ago

Should I get into MT - 26 Replies

I went to school for Business Administration and got my AS Degree.I'm having trouble with one of the managers at my work. I now make $31,200.00...

smithjasmine in Indore, India

Updated 45 months ago

MT through Career Step - 1 Reply

Hey! I'm looking into the mt program through career step and was wondering if I can get any feedback on this. If you took this course from them were...

Caasie in Katy, Texas

Updated 45 months ago

Normal day - 19 Replies

Hi my name is Cassie and i am doing a report on Medical Transcriptiony in my English class. I was wondering what a normal day would be like, what...

bgkarrie@*****.*** in Glen Ellyn, Illinois

Updated 46 months ago

MT Recruiters - 7 Replies

Has anyone tried to use the MT Recruiters? If so what kind of luck did you have?

Mary inTampa in Tampa, Florida

Updated 47 months ago

starting over - is it worth it? - 3 Replies

I received my 'certificate' from US Career Inst in 2010, with a 96% grade average. I have NEVER been able to get employment. I was always told I had...

Maria Paul in Vancover, British Columbia

Updated 47 months ago

Would this be good for for refreshing my MT skills? - 2 Replies

i ALREADY have a certificate in medical transcription but it's been a year almost and i keep failing job tests. i have nothing else in my resume. so...

beey in Sucat, Philippines

Updated 47 months ago

Do you need a mentor? - 8 Replies

Hello, if anyone needs a mentor, I can help. I ask for no money. I will be using windows live messenger my ID is I am on...

donandmar@*****.*** in Mexico, Mexico

Updated 47 months ago

Are there any medical transcription courses that can be taken online? - 6 Replies

I'm intrested in becoming a medical transcriptionist and I'm graduating high school soon so I was wondering if there were any classes that can be...

Suzy in Ottawa, Ontario

Updated 47 months ago

Medical Transcription part time home based - 56 Replies

I have worked in a general surgery office for 13 years. I do medical coding, and transcription. I have the equipment needed and am willing to start...

donandmar@*****.*** in Acapulco, Mexico

Updated 48 months ago

Canada for Medical Transcriptionist graduates and internship? - 2 Replies

Are there any internships or FREE training, even? I am so desperate. It's so hard to find a job. I am a graduate from CanScribe Career...

rathi in New York

Updated 48 months ago

Looking for work - 11 Replies

I have been looking for work as a MT for almost 2 months. I graduated from Ashworth College, The School of Allied Health - The Professional Medical...

Arabella in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 48 months ago

medical transcription books - 1 Reply

I have a complete set of Career Step books and CDs. THe books are used and the CDs are still wrapped in plastic. I also have a Stedman Medical...

Janurmas in Jakarta, Indonesia

Medical Transcription

Hi guys, I want your opinion and advice if any of fellow members here is doing medical transcription job. If any, please give me the information...

Trans2000 in Lombard, Illinois

There are no new jobs in this field. Those of use with 20+ years experience are barely surviving

I wonder why many new ones seem to be taking up this field. The field is completely drying up. Electronic medical records and foreign outsourcing...

liefonerenee in New City, New York

Medical transcriptionist is in need of a job mostly in radiology

I would like an answer to my ad as I am looking for a job forever and nothing is happening.

BooBoo in Coquitlam, British Columbia

Medical Transcriptionists only: How can I improve my report formatting skills?

Okay so i have been out of school for 9 months and I haven't gotten a job yet. I had a job right after I graduated and I was let go after 1-2 months...

Peggy McKee in Melissa, Texas

Updated 50 months ago

Pathology Transcriptionist - 3 Replies

Good morning, I am currently looking for a Pathology Transcriptionist position. The city I live in currently has very few opportunities. I have...

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