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Updated 21 days ago

All these schools...???? Allied, Career Step - 13 Replies

I was looking at Career Step to get my Certificate/Diploma as a Phlebotomy Technician. I just want to make sure that I'm not about to get screwed out...

Paul59 in Pittsfield, Illinois

Updated 1 month ago

Any reviews for Career Step or Andrews Training Corp? - 1346 Replies

I've been looking in to taking the med. transcription course through this school and was hoping there was someone who could give me some feedback. It...

Rashid1957 in Ottawa, Ontario

Medical Transcriptionist

I am a qualified doctor but not licensed to practice in Canada. Can I work as a medical transcriptionist.

coonhoundmom in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Updated 4 months ago

CPL - How low would you go? - 7 Replies

The average going rate, according to a few other forums I have looked up, is 6-8cpl. But how low would you be willing to go? f As a new MT who...

Michael_L in Jacksonville, Illinois

Updated 4 months ago

how to get a home position - 236 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...

MLogan in Fernie, British Columbia

Updated 5 months ago

Entry Level Home-Based Medical Transcriptionist - 88 Replies

I am just finishing a Medical Transcriptionist course through the internet with ICS Learn. I am hoping to work from home. I see lots of people...

achhar in White Rock, British Columbia

Transcrition work at home

I just need some information if someone is working from home as a MT and can answer how to apply for that. I just retired from full-time job as...

achhar in White Rock, British Columbia

looking for home work as a Medical Transcriptionist

I am looking for part time work as a MT. Retired after working for many years as a medical secretary. Doing billing, typing and all other...

Heather in Sandusky, Ohio

Updated 9 months ago

Medical transcription vs Medical coding and what's the best online school? - 150 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...

lisatrey in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 9 months ago

Too bad...... - 94 Replies

I took a course in Medical Transcription, and the woman in the town where I live who was running the course made it seem like we (students) would all...

Astro1 in Griffin, Georgia

Work from home Medical transcription online course.

Hello Everyone, I,m interested in starting a course to become a medical transcriptionist. I heard of "Medical Ato Z transcription" from Phoenix,...

Mitra in Vancouver, British Columbia

Updated 21 months ago

volunteering - 1 Reply

Dear fellow students, graduates, and seasoned medical transcribers, I have a thought about this. Volunteering is an excellent way to give back...

Karbuch232@*****.*** in Wichita, Kansas

Updated 23 months ago

Finding Entry Level Medical Transcription Jobs - 4272 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...

Marci521 in Austin, Texas

Updated 25 months ago

Med-Line Medical Transcription School v.s. Other Schools - 1 Reply

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...

workinathome in Concordia, Kansas

Freelance Medical Transcription

I am trying to get started on Upwork but for freelance med transcriptionist. My main question is how to I show samples of my past work? Any tips...

karbuch232@*****.*** in Wichita, Kansas

Updated 27 months ago

MT training and Newbie Job Positions - 3 Replies

HiEveryone, I am thinking about getting into a online class at Career Step for MT Training. Does anyone one know how they are and what is the job...

sllopez106 in Fort Smith, Arkansas

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...

Dawn moore in Oshkosh, Wisconsin

Updated 30 months ago

EMRs get rid of need for medical transcriptionists - 21 Replies

I have been a medical transcriptionist for decades and all the doctor's offices are currently implementing EMR (electronic medical records) and every...

Rachel in Bethesda, Maryland

Updated 32 months ago

Online versus Community College education - 8 Replies

Our local community college offers both a "Certificate" and Degree in Medical Transcription. This is a field I've been interested in, and so I'm...

Katieh3 in Cibolo, Texas

Updated 34 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 34 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 35 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,...

Karyn in Thousand Oaks, California

Updated 37 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 38 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...

Carolyn Garde in Union, South Carolina

Updated 40 months ago

Learn medical transcription course for free online - 5 Replies

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

Michelle78 in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 41 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 42 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 49 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 52 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 52 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 52 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 53 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 56 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 56 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 57 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 60 months ago

Medical Transcription Schools - 136 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 61 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 73 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 74 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 74 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 75 months ago

Normal day - 18 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 75 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 76 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 76 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 76 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 76 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 76 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...

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