The job of a medical transcripter is related to the healthcare industry. It involves converting the dictated reports, notes and procedures provided by a medical practitioner into text or electronic format. This is done to compile the reports into files for the purpose of record as well as reference. The report so dictated represents a patient's case history as well as the treatment procedures. Transcription is an important and integral part of the medical field, as medical doctors after performing a procedure, surgical or otherwise, put them on record in written. A transcripter comes useful, as he or she with the help of speech recognition software and skills in transcripting, converts the recorded voice into text in electronic devices like computers.
Eligibility and course duration
Graduation in any discipline from a recognized university. Selection is through an entrance test and interview. Proficiency in English language is essential.
Duration of the program is 1 year.