AST 245 Medical Machine Transcription

Develops machine transcription skills, integrating operation of transcribing equipment with understanding of medical terminology. Emphasizes dictation techniques and accurate transcription of medical documents in prescribed formats. Prerequisites: Placement into ENF2 or higher or successful completion of ENF1 and AST 102 or AST 144, and BIO 141 & 142 or BIO 145 and HIM 111. Recommend HIM 112. Lecture 3 hours per week. Generally offered spring.