ContentsOccupational Report for Medical Transcriptionists (31-9094) , Oregon Statewide
Transcribe medical reports recorded by physicians and other healthcare practitioners using various electronic devices, covering office visits, emergency room visits, diagnostic imaging studies, operations, chart reviews, and final summaries. Transcribe dictated reports and translate abbreviations into fully understandable form. Edit as necessary and return reports in either printed or electronic form for review and signature, or correction.The following related career videos are available from America's Career InfoNet:
Employment Outlook for Medical Transcriptionists
Current Employment Department Job Openings for Medical Transcriptionists There are 3 current openings for this occupation. Openings 1 through 3 are listed below.
Job Openings from the Web for Medical Transcriptionists The following job openings have been automatically extracted from various sites across the Web. These links are provided as supplemental resources. However, the Employment Department cannot validate these openings nor endorse any of these external sites. Some of these jobs may no longer be open. In some cases, a single opening may be posted on multiple sites. There are 3 current openings for this occupation. Openings 1 through 3 are listed below.
State of Oregon License Information for Medical Transcriptionists No statewide license is required for this occupation.
Wages for Medical Transcriptionists
Regional Employment Projections for Medical Transcriptionists
These estimates do not include self-employment. Replacement openings are caused by existing workers permanently leaving their occupation. Many additional job openings occur due to job changes within occupations.Data Sources and Limitations
Industries of Employment for Medical Transcriptionists
Educational Requirements for Medical Transcriptionists The typical entry level education for this occupation is a postsecondary non-degree award. Those with an Associate's degree have a competitive advantage in the labor market.
Skills for Medical Transcriptionists
Schools and Training Providers for Medical Transcriptionists The training providers listed below offer programs related to this occupation. This information is updated once per year. Anyone interested in a particular program should check with the training institution regarding its availability. Listing these training providers does not necessarily constitute or imply their endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the State of Oregon.
Career Pathway Roadmaps for Medical Transcriptionists These Oregon community colleges have defined career pathway roadmaps to facilitate entry into this occupation:
Related Occupations The scores listed below indicates how closely the skills for Medical Transcriptionists matches the occupation in the list. A score of 100% means the occupations have identical skill sets. A maximum of 10 occupations are displayed below.