Search SEARCH

What is required to become a medical transcriptionist?

Like the question says, I was wondering what is required to become a medical transcriptionist - what courses I need to take, how much time I have to invest, how much it's going to cost me, how I go about getting a job as a medical transcriptionist once the courses are finished. Will I get a degree, or certification, or something else? Any additional information you can give me would be a great help, too. Thanks :-)

Asked By: Amara LeReigne - 5/3/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Dunno if this is exactly what you're looking for, but I can direct you to this site: http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos271.htm#training I was wondering the same thing and the information given in it's different sections sounds about right..
Answered By: devkee19 - 5/5/2009
Additional Answers (2)
Ive been an MT for 6 yrs in the Caribbean..did a course got a certificate as a member of an organization...it cost me 10,000TT dollars...doesnt may much in the caribbean though, but maybe if u get certified afterwards as a CMT it will pay more...but i am parttime to becuz of my child...the good thing is that u get to... More
Answered By: Cindy - 5/8/2009
 
error 143
Answered By: Swagga of A college kidd - 5/10/2009
 
Sponsored results
(84) Local Jobs Paying $14-$83 An Hour- Available Today. Apply Now
800Hiring.net/A Jobs
(97) Local Jobs Pay $17-$92 Per Hour- Available Today. Apply Now!
800Hiring.com/Jobs
Our Local Jobs Paying $16-$97/Hour-Get Hired Now. Apply Here
800Hiring.org/Jobs
(89) Real Jobs Paying $21-$97/Hour- Available Now. Apply Online!
800Hiring.info/Jobs

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-313
eTrustLogo