The American Association for Medical Transcription
awards the voluntary designation Certified Medical Transcriptionist to those who earn passing scores on written and practical exams.
Claudia Tessier, CAE, is executive director, American Association for Medical Transcription
, Modesto, California
Considering the grave shortage of qualified medical transcriptionists combined with workplace production pressures to meet turnaround times for clinical documentation, it's important for MTIA and AAMT to partner on solutions for creating more "job-ready" practitioners to handle the growing documentation demands of the healthcare system," stated Peter Preziosi, PhD, CAE, Executive Director, American Association for Medical Transcription
HONOLULU -- Today at the American Association for Medical Transcription
(AAMT) Annual Convention and Expo, Dictaphone announced the creation of the healthcare industry's first Speech-Certified Transcription Network in response to the substantial growing demand for its ichart(R) Managed Services solutions.
Lippincott Williams & Williams (LWW), publisher of the popular Stedman's medical reference and productivity tools for the medical transcription market, announces a joint publishing agreement with the American Association for Medical Transcription
Additionally, Acusis today announced that Acusis Quality Control Editor Judy Popovich has earned her certified medical transcriptionist (CMT) credential, which is the highest honor of professional achievement available to medical transcriptionists, from the American Association for Medical Transcription
This process adapts the transcribed text from medical dictation to readily conform to the standards of the American Association for Medical Transcription
and other professional organizations.
The platform and services provided exceed the accuracy standards and protocol of the American Association for Medical Transcription
(AAMT) and recent federal security requirements.