Archive for May, 2010
The healthcare sector is dynamic with constantly changing needs, new developments, new inventions and new discoveries. It is also a sector that has to work under several constraints and strict code of ethics. The constant endeavor of most healthcare facilities is to maintain high standards of service, trying to keep the bottom-line in the black, [...]
Outsourcing medical transcription has several advantages when done right. It is an important decision that is bound to have a long-term impact on the working of healthcare facilities. Medical transcription is the process of creating patient records from the audio files of the patient-healthcare professional encounter. It is not a one-time service, but a continuous [...]
The healthcare process is not only complex it is also an incredibly intricate and delicate process. Being an essential service, healthcare has to deliver quality services every time! Healthcare facilities and healthcare professionals depend on inputs from various quarters to be able to delivery quality healthcare every time. Therefore it becomes important for healthcare facilities [...]
Healthcare is a complex process, which requires a lot of judgment and skills on the part of the healthcare professional, apart from all the other inputs like the right mix of equipment, education and infrastructure. One other important input to the healthcare process is information from patient records.
Patient records make it possible for healthcare professionals [...]
The process of healthcare is complex and ever changing. The process of healthcare is complex because it depends on a lot of quality inputs to be successful. The process of healthcare is ever changing because it is a service that is constantly being updated due to the discovery of new ailments, inventions of new cure, [...]
Medical transcription has evolved from the initial stages from just being a scribe service that records the patient-healthcare professional encounter into a service that provides information on the timely basis to not only healthcare professionals and the support staff, but also the billing department. Medical transcription has evolved into its’ current state through constant innovation. [...]
Medical transcription is the process of creating records of the patient-healthcare professional encounter. Medical transcription aids healthcare professionals by providing access to relevant information about the patient’s health history. Having detailed patient records aids the healthcare professionals provide quality healthcare without having to rely on repetitive inputs from patients, handwritten notes or relying on their [...]
The process of providing quality healthcare is aided by many inputs, including the experience, education, skill sets of healthcare professionals & support staff, various diagnostic equipments, tests/procedures, drugs/formulations and information from patient records. Medical transcription is the process of creating patient records from the dictation of healthcare professionals’ encounter with patients.
Medical transcription is essentially the [...]
Medical transcription is the process of documenting the patient-healthcare professional encounter in detail. Patient records are an important component of healthcare. Patient records play an important role in the following:
Record of symptoms, diagnoses and treatment
Record of pre-existing health conditions
Record of Allergies and current medication
Progress of treatmentBasis for referrals
Evidence in case of litigation
Basis for coding [...]
Medical transcription is the process of creating patient records by converting audio files dictated by the healthcare professional of the patient-healthcare professional encounter into text format. Medical transcription is an important ingredient of the healthcare process providing inputs for the operational as well as commercial aspects.
However medical transcription is a specialized skill that requires the [...]