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Medical Transcription Editor

James Madison University Outreach & Engagement has partnered with Career Step to help students train for a rewarding new career in Medical Transcription Editing. Approved by the Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI), the Medical Transcription Editor non-credit program focuses on teaching the skills needed to work as a medical transcriptionist and medical transcription editor. Students study medical terminology, anatomy, healthcare documentation, and editing theory and technique as well as developing and practicing their typing and listening skills on hundreds of authentic, employer-provided dictations from a variety of specialties. In addition to one-on-one instructor support and personalized graduate support, Enrollment includes ten textbooks, a transcription foot pedal, an AHDI membership, a subscription to an online reference library, and a voucher to take the RHDS exam.

Student have 12 months to complete the online training program. Upon successful completion, students receive a Certificate of Completion from James Madison University.


Medical Transcription Editor Program Detail Brochure (Will open in another window/tab.)



Payment Information:
--To pay by credit card (AMEX, MasterCard, Visa and Discover)--

Choose Pay by Credit Card at checkout. You will be redirected to the credit card payment processor after clicking submit. Please have your credit card ready. Once payment is successfully completed, you will receive a payment receipt and a registration confirmation by email. There is a $5 credit card convenience fee assessed at the time of payment. Credit cards can only be accepted online.

--To pay by check, cashier's check or money order--

Please complete the registration form and submit with payment to the address shown on form.

--Sallie Mae Career Training Loan, Wells Fargo Collegiate Loan, MyCAA or WIA participants--

You must be registered in the program prior to us processing your paperwork. Please complete and submit the registration form by email at outreach@jmu.edu or mail to the address shown on the form.

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