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Medical Transcriptionist

Learn the skills you need for a career as a Medical Transcriptionist - at home, at your own pace.

There are certain skills you need to become a Medical Transcriptionist. The Penn Foster Medical Transcriptionist training program helps you learn them quickly and conveniently! You’ll get hands–on training in:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Law and Ethics in Medicine
  • Computer Literacy and Applications

And you’ll take your Medical Transcriptionist program at home – no classroom needed! You’ll also get valuable information about interpersonal communication and business and technical writing. It’s like having your own personal Medical Transcriptionist School.

Start a rewarding career in a growing health care field.

Why take a Medical Transcriptionist distance program? With the right credentials, you can:

  • Work for a doctor’s office, hospital, or clinic.
  • Start your own business and be your own boss.

Remember - Demand for Medical Transcriptionists will increase 6% by 2020*, due to the medical demand of a growing and aging population.

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*Growth figures represent a ten-year period ending 2020. Source: "Occupational Outlook Handbook," a publication of the U.S. Department of Labor. Statements found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are not a guarantee of any post-graduation salary, in part because the data used to create the Occupational Outlook Handbook includes workers from differing educational backgrounds, levels of experience, and geographic areas of the country.

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