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She works hard for the money: managing MT student expectations

If you missed it, last week’s For The Record magazine carried an interesting piece about the education of medical transcriptionists. The story tackles the divide between school and the real world and what teachers and companies are doing to bridge … Continue reading

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Looking back: A transcription teacher recalls the move to online classes

As the health information industry evolves, we’re all looking ahead to the changes that are coming; Natural Language Processing, EHRs and speech rec are already here, but they haven’t yet changed the way we all do business on a daily … Continue reading

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HIPAA compliance – a little education will save you a lot of trouble

We see it in the news every few weeks: another hospital paying millions of dollars in fines or settlements for HIPAA violations. Occasionally, the violation is the result of malice – someone intentionally looking at information they shouldn’t see. But … Continue reading

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