Based on 197 responses, the job of Medical Transcriptionist has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.88 out of 5. On average, Medical Transcriptionists are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Medical Transcriptionist?
Pros: I like the typing and being indecent. My schedule is flexible.
Cons: My boss and the low pay with no benefits.
"Being able to sit 8 hours a day."
Know your vocabulary, be very conscientious about grammar, learn to be a 'foreign correspondent' and become familiar with a variety of accents and English as second or third language physicians.
"LOVE my job!"
Pros: I get to work at home.
Cons: Pay rate.
Pros: Friendly environment. Inspiration and encouragement.
First you should have a medical background so you can be familiar with different medical terminologies. You should have a good listening skills and a fast typist.
"What people are really like."
Focus on you and your job. No one earns your paycheck but you.
"Typing of reports."
Good typing and listening skills with fluent english.