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Basic Keyboarding for the Medical Office Assistant 3rd Edition

Edna Jean Moss

  • Published
  • Previous Editions 1999, 1995
  • 336 Pages

Overview

This is a basic keyboarding book for medical assistants, medical secretaries and transcriptionists that include medical terminology case histories, technical information, and medical timed writings that is needed for any medical facility and all personnel. New material includes in depth exercises for punctuation, grammar, and additional medical reports. The medical documents illustrate how to develop reports for the medical facility that includes consultation reports, pathology reports, history and physical reports, operative reports, and also how to format each document. Basic Keyboarding for the Medical Office Assistant includes a free CD-ROM that contains medical dictation that users can practice transcribing. The answers to the exercises are all within Unit 12 of the text, which allows for users to check their work.

Edna Jean Moss, Southwestern Community College, Chula Vista, California

Edna Jean Moss, BA, Instructor at Grossmont Health Occupations Center in Santee, California. Southwestern Community College, Chula Vista, California, (instructor). She is a member of American Association of Medical Assistants, American Association for Medical Transcription, American Health Information Management Association and California Association for Medical Instructors.
  • A FREE Audio CD containing recorded versions of many of the medical reports that appear in Unit 12 of the text, encourages students to employ transcription once they gain confidence in their keyboarding skills
  • Additional timed writings are easily customizable to fit the needs of any user and help improve keyboarding speed and accuracy
  • The "Marketing Your Skills" unit covers the ins-and-outs of applying for a job in the medical office and creating a resume that really works!
Unit 1: Beginning Keyboarding.
Unit 2: Alphabetic Concentration Sentences and the Tab Keys.
Unit 3: Skill Building Paragraphs-Timed Writings.
Unit 4: Double Letters, Speed Builders, and Timed Writing.
Unit 5: All-Purpose Drills and Timed Writings.
Unit 6: Numbers and Top Row Keys.
Unit 7: Mechanics I.
Unit 8: Mechanics II.
Unit 9: Mechanics III-Capitalization.
Unit 10: Formats I.
Unit 11: Formats II.
Unit 12: Medical Reports.
Unit 13: Marketing Your Skills.
Appendix.

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  • ISBN-10: 1401811892
  • ISBN-13: 9781401811891
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $138.00
  • RETAIL $183.95

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FOR INSTRUCTORS

Basic Keyboarding for the Medical Office Assistant, Spiral bound Version

ISBN: 9781401811891
This is a basic keyboarding book for medical assistants, medical secretaries and transcriptionists that include medical terminology case histories, technical information, and medical timed writings that is needed for any medical facility and all personnel. New material includes in depth exercises for punctuation, grammar, and additional medical reports. The medical documents illustrate how to develop reports for the medical facility that includes consultation reports, pathology reports, history and physical reports, operative reports, and also how to format each document. Basic Keyboarding for the Medical Office Assistant includes a free CD-ROM that contains medical dictation that users can practice transcribing. The answers to the exercises are all within Unit 12 of the text, which allows for users to check their work.

Instructor's Manual

ISBN: 9781401811907
Includes additional exercises for students, multiple choice tests for units 11, 12, and 13 as well as their answers, sample letter formats, answers to review questions, punctuation review, timed writings progress record, frequently prescribed brand name drugs with their generic names and usage, home row finger placement, selected symbols, words that have similar sounds and a reference guide.

FOR STUDENTS

Basic Keyboarding for the Medical Office Assistant

ISBN: 9781401811891
This is a basic keyboarding book for medical assistants, medical secretaries and transcriptionists that include medical terminology case histories, technical information, and medical timed writings that is needed for any medical facility and all personnel. New material includes in depth exercises for punctuation, grammar, and additional medical reports. The medical documents illustrate how to develop reports for the medical facility that includes consultation reports, pathology reports, history and physical reports, operative reports, and also how to format each document. Basic Keyboarding for the Medical Office Assistant includes a free CD-ROM that contains medical dictation that users can practice transcribing. The answers to the exercises are all within Unit 12 of the text, which allows for users to check their work.

Transcription CD

ISBN: 9781111538699