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Tell me about your training and when you realized you wanted to be a medical transcriptionist.

Answer examples and advice for how to answer this interview question for a Medical Transcriptionist interview

This is your chance to re-cap what is on your resume for education. Did you attend a university or online program? Did you shadow, work part time or volunteer in a hospital? What was that moment you knew you wanted to be a Medical Transcriptionist?

Basic answer example
"I knew I wanted to be a Medical Transcriptionist when I was in my first year of college taking anatomy classes. I had a real knack for learning and memorizing information with the human body so I thought would look into a 2-year program that I would enjoy learning and make a career of."

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Tell me about your training and when you realized you wanted to be a medical transcriptionist.
My training was a wonderful learning experience and helped me in understand more about drugs and their action.
I know medical terminologies as I m a doctor and I realized it when som of my friends told me abt it.
I have an associated degree and RHIT certification. I wanted to do something in the medical field to help people, but realized I would not be able to handle nursing.
My training in my pervious job was an amazing journey. And I realized that I wanted to be MT when I was in class one day and they talked about this career which seemed very interesting.
My training was an amazing journey it helped me learn so much that I didn't know. When I realized that I wanted to be a MT was a day during school when they were talking about medical transcriptionist and from the beginning that I heard about it, it seemed very interesting to me.
I didn't know anything about MT before I saw an ad in the newspapers for training and guaranteed job placement. I enjoyed learning science at school so I saw this as an opportunity to learn a new skill in a discipline that i'm interested in.
First, I was trained by a Medical Doctor. He trained me with medical terminology, physiology, anatomy and neurology specially. Then I was trained about using Microsoft word, templates, typing and using internet and medical dictionary for research.
I think my training was good, Irealized I wanted to be a MT when I am confident in my work and I have got some experience.
I got certified to be an MT and was offered a job right away. I remained at that same, stable job, for 18 years.
I trained myself while working at the hospital in high school, using a terminology book and a medical dictionary. I also typed reports for doctors.
I want to enhance my knowledge and skills about medical.
I am fresher but I assisted doctor . I read the cases of the patient and made documents and whatever boss prescribed to the paitient explained the medicine and their intake dosages.
Training was good and when I know that MT is a challenging job.
Mine training was 6 months rigorous training of medical transcription and I came with A grade in the training their I felt that I can be a Medical transcriptionist.
I am trained independently and when I realised I could do this job independently I realised I would become one.
I am not take specialize traning for this post.
I did my training in respro and I love this topic.

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