How do you become a medical transcriptionist and work from home?

or are there any other jobs like this and how do i go about getting involved? i heard that you can get a job just typing out manuscripts and that is literally all you do but i don't know how to get started.

Asked By: - 9/22/2009
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To become an MT you need quality training. I trained with Then, the school assists w/ employment. Good luck to you.
Answered By: Homegirl - 9/26/2009
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Hi there, You can go to or contact your local community/technical college. They offer classes their, day & night are usually available. There are also programs online which offer courses. Honestly, it's pretty easy to get started. Hope this helps!
Answered By: sec2828 - 9/23/2009
The major bulk of medical transcription work in the U.S. has been greatly curtailed by state privacy laws as it pertains to medical records and patient confidentiality. The vast majority of medical records are kept in recordkeeping departments within medical centers and any transcription work is done "in-house," not "... More
Answered By: govicseo - 9/24/2009
First you will need to learn the basics of the job. Then you can find some online exams, like to get an online certification or what ever... More
Answered By: Jason - 9/25/2009
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