This foundational course introduces the purpose and content of medical reports, medical report formats, style guidelines and medical transcription rules. Students learn how to effectively access electronic and hard copies of medical resources to verify dictation. Grammar, phonetics and proofreading are also emphasized in this course .
This course is part of the full-time Medical Transcriptionist Programs.
Course code: MEDC 1134
Length: 60.0 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.