Fields of Study

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Geriatric Nurses

None of us are getting any younger – one reason the field of geriatric nursing is expanding. For those with interest and stamina, job prospects are good.   By Teresa Odle CTW Features   Nursing is a great career and much in demand. Some nurses are finding greater satisfaction and more opportunities caring for a […]

Medical Transcriptionists

  Medical transcriptionists listen to dictated recordings made by physicians and other healthcare professionals and transcribe them into medical reports, correspondence, and other administrative material.   The documents they produce include discharge summaries, medical history and physical examination reports, operative reports, consultation reports, autopsy reports, diagnostic-imaging studies, progress notes, and referral letters.    Medical Transcription: […]

Medical Records and Health Information System

  Medical records and health information technicians assemble patients’ health information including medical history, symptoms, examination results, diagnostic tests, treatment methods, and all other healthcare provider services.   Technicians organize and manage health information data by ensuring its quality, accuracy, accessibility, and security. They regularly communicate with physicians and other healthcare professionals to clarify diagnoses […]