Rochester Community and Technical College
851 30th Ave. S.E.
Rochester, MN 55904

Toll-Free: (800) 247-1296
Local: (507) 285-7265

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Rochester Community and Technical College


Medical Transcription

Rochester Community and Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 21
  • Delivery: Land/Campus, Online
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

This is an intensive program for medical transcription training. It stresses extensive building of medical terminology and a highly developed skill in medical machine transcription as well as general office skills and technology training. Medical letters to referring physicians, along with reports on the medical record regarding the patients? examinations, operations, and tests are emphasized. Students will learn how diseases affect the body and which drugs and other treatments are used to treat illnesses. Students will be trained for transcriptionist and office support positions in medical offices, clinics, hospitals, insurance companies, and firms who provide medical supplies and equipment.

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