PMT Course Outline

Course One – 131 Clock Hours

Lessons

  1. Welcome to the Exciting World of Medical Transcription
  2. Word Parts and Root Words
  3. Prefixes and Suffixes
  4. Divide Medical Terms
  5. Combine Medical Terms
  6. Listening Skills
  7. Forming Plurals
  8. Proper Names and Acronyms
  9. Abbreviations and Numbers
  10. Medical Capitalization and Medical Punctuation

Course One Supplements

  • Course 1 Medical Transcription Flashcards
  • Quick Learn Guide for Punctuation and Formatting
  • Medical Terminology CD
  • CD Organizer
  • Tote Bag

Course Two – 218 Clock Hours

Lessons

  1. Grammar Basics
  2. Listening Skills: Opposites and Sound Alikes
  3. Overview of Human Biology
  4. Anatomy: Locate Parts of the Body
  5. Anatomy: Landmarks, Divisions and Body Cavities
  6. Anatomy and Function of a Cell
  7. Tissues and Organ Systems
  8. Specialists
  9. Disease Processes
  10. The Pharmacy and Clinical Laboratory
  11. Medical Reports
  12. Healthcare Records

Course Two Supplements

  • Course 2 Flashcards
  • Medical Terminology CDs
  • HIPAA Supplement
  • JCAHO Regulations Supplement
  • Stedman’s Medical Dictionary with CD-ROM
  • Professional Development Series: Part I
  • Computer Basics Supplement

Course Three – 354 Clock Hours

Lessons

  1. Transcribing Skills
  2. The Medical Transcriptionist’s Tool Box
  3. Electronic Health Records
  4. Integumentary System
  5. Musculoskeletal System
  6. Neurological System
  7. Cardiovascular System
  8. Immune System and Respiratory System
  9. Gastrointestinal System
  10. Genitourinary System

Course Three Supplements

  • Computers – A Buyer’s and User’s Guide
  • Course 3 Flashcards
  • Anatomy and Physiology Textbook
  • Medical Transcription Alphabetical Flashcards
  • Medical Dictation CDs
  • Professional Development Series: Part II
  • CD Organizer

Course Four – 332 Clock Hours

Lessons

  1. Transcription Technology
  2. Reproductive System
  3. Endocrine System
  4. Pediatrics
  5. Neuropsychiatry
  6. Professional Medical Ethics and Procedures
  7. E-mail and Security
  8. Operative Reports
  9. Pathology Transcription

Course Four Supplements

  • Course 4 Flashcards
  • Ergonomics: Creating a Healthy Working Environment
  • Medical Dictation CDs
  • Professional Development Series: Part III
  • Foot Pedal
  • Headset

Course Five – 360 Clock Hours

Lessons

  1. Formats – Part 1
  2. Practicum 1
  3. Formats – Part 2
  4. Practicum 2
  5. Diagnostic Imaging
  6. Medical Letters
  7. Practicum 3
  8. Introduction to Speech Recognition Editing
  9. Advanced Speech Recognition Editing
  10. Putting It All Together – Medical Transcription Final

Course Five Supplements

  • Medical Dictation CDs
  • Home Business Guide
  • Career Starter Kit
  • Resources for Medical Transcription