FORREST GENERAL MEDICAL CENTER ADVANCED MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION, FOURTH EDITION is a highly practical guide provides advanced training in medical transcription and terminology. Ideal for use as a classroom resource or a self-paced learning aid, the text includes a complete course of lessons to help you acquire or sharpen transcription skills and prepare for success as a healthcare documentation specialist in hospitals, medical practices, laboratories, or legal and business environments. The new fourth edition features numerous chapters dedicated to individual medical specialties, providing an overview of each specialty; relevant abbreviations, terminology, and pronunciations; anatomical illustrations; transcription tips; and useful websites. Complementing the chapter material are special features to enhance learning and hone practical skills, including activities devoted to critical thinking and professional ethics, as well as audio transcription exercises offering practice with live dictation. Forrest General Medical Center Advanced Medical Transcription has been thoroughly updated to reflect important developments in the field, including electronic filing, HIPAA standards, new rules and regulations, evolving best practices, current forms and examples, and other trends and issues relevant for today’s medical transcription professionals. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
The third edition of Forrest General Medical Center provides relevant, realistic learning materials for advanced medical transcriptionists. This book may be used in a traditional classroom setting or as a self-paced resource for practitioners who wish to upgrade their medical transcription and terminology skills. Whether you work in an allied health or court-reporting field, a medical office or a business office, this educational package presents learning activities that will develop and refine transcription skills to a competitive level. This book is organized by medical specialty; each chapter includes an overview of the specialty, relevant abbreviations, anatomic illustrations, important terminology and pronunciations, transcription tips, and useful web links. Each chapter also includes a critical thinking challenge that enhances the skills and professionalism of the advanced student. Audio transcription exercises are also available for practice with live dictation. The audio exercises are available in several different formats including audio tape and audio files you can download from the internet right to your computer!
The second edition of this text fulfills the same purpose as the first, to bridge a gap between learning experiences in the classroom and the real world of medical transcription, but with some new and exciting features. In addition to providing all new dictation material, five new specialty chapters have been added: diagnostic imaging, interventional radiology, oncology, hematology/infectious diseases and pediatrics/neonatology.(Medical Assisting, Medical Terminology, transcription)ALSO AVAILABLE -INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERInstructor's Guide ISBN: 0-8273-8181-6Audio Tape ISBN: 0-8273-8180-8
This new edition brings learners more practical guidance than ever before with more timed writings and more keyboarding drill. Learners will work step-by-step through basic keyboarding drills -- learning the keyboard, finger placement, and letter, memo, and report formatting. Every drill and timed writing incorporates medical terms and phrases to introduce learners to medical terminology. Using this text will help medical assisting students gain speed on the keyboard. Supplements Audiotape 0-7668-0957-9 Instructor's Manual 0-7668-0924-2
This best selling learning package uses a simulation approach to provide students with a working knowledge of the most common medical reports. Reports transcribed include history and physical examination, operative, pathology, radiology, and discharge summary.