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OT 116
Medical Transcription II


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Advanced course in transcribing medical documents from sound files using word processing software and foot pedal. Students develop skills by learning and applying correct number format, capitalization, punctuation, and abbreviations in the medical documents. Prerequisite: OT 115. Recommended: BUS 136 and OT 125.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate ability to apply correct punctuation, grammar, and word usage in medical documents.
  • Demonstrate ability to apply correct formats to medical documents.
  • Identify areas of documents that have errors, and use your knowledge of software, Internet, and research tools to fix the errors.
  • Demonstrate ability to apply listening and analytical skills to accurately transcribe dictation.
  • Given documents produced by physicians using voice dictation software, format and proofread the document using allowable edits to produce a document that meets professional standards.

  • Course Topics
  • Medical Terminology
  • Machine Transcription Techniques
  • Effective Listening Skills
  • Formatting
  • Spelling
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar and Spell Checker
  • Proofreading
  • Punctuation, Grammar, Word Usage
  • Technology

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    OT 116
    Winter 2014
    5745
    Emmalee Brice
    OT 116
    Summer 2013
    1782
    Nancy Reller
    OT 116
    Summer 2012
    1716
    Nancy Reller
    OT 116
    Spring 2012
    5624
    Nancy Reller
    OT 116
    Winter 2012
    1709
    Nancy Reller


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.