Archived Webinars

We have many archived webinars available for instant download at a cost of $10 each. Please choose the category below and you will be taken to the list for that category.

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Windows 7     Presenter:  Lisa Thompson

A review and in depth demonstration of the newest features of Windows 7.  Attendees will also learn how to upgrade from their current operating system and watch a demonstration of helpful tips and tricks including file organization, security information, and much more.  

 

CEC:  1.5 TW

 

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Computer Security, Safety, & Maintenance     Presenter:  Lisa Thompson

A theoretical approach to computer, network, and data security, including helpful tips on how to protect your data. 

 

CEC: 1.5 TW

 

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Word Expanders     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

Join Diane as she explains and demonstrates word expanders for medical transcription.  This workshop will help the most seasoned MTs work smarter and produce more in less time with tips that will help maximize income.  Learn challenging new ways to use text expansion software in ways never thought possible to improve production and quality.  First learn helpful tips regarding regular text expander entries, then go on to see how to make a text expander work in other amazing ways.  For example, learn how to make an entry go back in a phrase to enter punctuation marks such as quotes or hyphens, incorporate existing platform headings, and even learn how to build an expander library from a basic foundation of word part entries.  This webinar is a must for production-oriented MTs.  

 

CEC:  1.5 TW or 1.5 MTT

 

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Working with PDF Files     Presenter:  Lisa Thompson

A close look at Adobe Reader and Acrobat, explaining file extensions, fillable PDF forms, scanning, and a detailed look at how to work with and manipulate PDF files, shown in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader. 

 

CEC:  1.5 TW or 1.5 MTT

 

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Microsoft Word     Presenter:  Lisa Thompson

Med-Line’s technology instructor covers the newest Word 2007 and 2010 components,  security features, auto-recovery, as well as review the key differences between 2007 and 2010.  Watch a live demonstration of the exciting new 2010 interface! 

 

CEC:  1.5 TW or 1.5 MTT

 

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Common Transcription Errors     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

Join Diane as she reviews Common Transcription Errors and how to avoid them. Medical errors account for 100,000 deaths each year in the United States, of which 11% of those errors are mistranscriptions.  Careless mistakes in creating the medical record not only make you look unprofessional, but can harm a patient.  Learn about such mistakes as medical spelling and dosage errors, soundalike word errors, garbage punctuation, and “goose eggs” that wind up in the medical record and how to avoid them while keeping up productivity and accuracy. 

 

CEC:  1 MTT

 

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Formatting for the Medical Transcriptionist     Presenter:  Maggie Armbruster, CMT, AHDI-F

In addition to a grammar and punctuation review, this webinar thoroughly covers formatting of medical reports, BOS3 features, client wishes, and handling more than one client.  This webinar is designed to enhance skills and develop insight as to what medical transcription entails.

 

CEC: 1.5 MTT

 

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Critical Thinking     Presenter:  Maggie Armbruster, CMT, AHDI-F

Review exercises, tips, and activities designed to explore decision making.  Reviewing tools used by critical thinkers.  Several interactive practice activities, including editing. 

 

CEC: 1.5 MTT

 

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Cardiology     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

A comprehensive review of the anatomy of the heart, along with common diseases, diagnostics studies, and pharmacology issues encountered in the medical transcription reports.  Also handy transcription tips, BOS rules, terminology nomenclature. 

 

CEC:  2 CM

 

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Neurology     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

A general overview of the nervous system, its anatomic structures and functional processes as a whole, along with common diseases and disorders, and the diagnostic and imaging techniques used by neurologists to detect and treat neurologic abnormalities.  Transcription tips, BOS rules, terminology nomenclature. 

 

CEC:  2 CM

 

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Orthopedics     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

Introduction to the body’s skeletal and muscular structure , the diseases and conditions treated by orthopedics, and diagnostic studies used to evaluate musculoskeletal disorders.  Transcription tips, BOS rules, terminology nomenclature. 

 

CEC:  2 CM

 

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Oncology     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

Cell structure and the genetic formation of cancer, the systems used to grade and classify cancers according to severity or metastasis, common lab and diagnostic tests used to analyze, detect, and diagnose, and various modalities of treatment.  Transcription tips, BOS rules, terminology nomenclature.

 

CEC:  2 CM

 

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Immunology     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

The immune system is a specialized network of cells and organs that defend the body against attacks by infections and foreign substances.  This webinar will discuss an overview and function of the immune system, some of the common immunologic diseases and disorders that develop from a malfunction immune system, and the diagnostic modalities used to identify and treat and out-of-control immune system without disabling its basic function of protecting the body from foreign invaders.

 

CEC:  1.5 CM

 

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Imaging Studies     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

(2 Parts) Diagnostic imaging tests confirm the presence of a disease when there is already suspicion or evidence of an illness, to determine the extent of disease and monitor how well a patient responds to treatment. These tests are a part of nearly every report transcribed by a medical transcriptionist. This webinar will review some of the common imaging terminology and methods used by radiologists to diagnose and treat illness. 

 

CEC: 2 CM

 

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Pulmonology     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

Our lungs take in air approximately 12-20 times per minute, or nearly 25,000 times during a normal day, and are essential to life. This webinar outlines the basic anatomy and physiology of the respiratory system, the process of respiration that takes place in the lungs, and the numerous physiological factors that affect optimal pulmonary function. 

 

CEC: 1.5 CM

 

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Ophthalmology     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

Even though the eye itself is very small—about 1 inch in diameter on average—it is a delicate, complex structure that is often called the most complex organ in the body. Success in transcribing ophthalmologic reports requires familiarity with the specialized terminology used to describe the anatomy and physiology of the eye as well as a working knowledge of the diseases that affect the eyes, along with their respective treatments. This webinar provides an introduction to the anatomy of the human eye and the process of vision; it also describes the procedures used to examine the eye as well as typical methods of diagnosis and treatment of common diseases of the eye. 

 

CEC:  1.5 CM

 

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 Fundamentals of Surgery in Transcription     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

This webinar will serve as a foundation on which to build your knowledge of preparing surgical reports in the acute care setting.  Learn the general concepts of surgery, along with terms typically encountered by a medical transcriptionist in transcribing operative reports, including patient positioning, anesthesia, fluids, tools and instruments, wound closures and coverings, formatting issues, and common surgical phrases, all of which will enable you to create accurate, grammatically correct documentation of surgical procedures. 

 

CEC:  1.5 CM

 

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HIPAA and HITECH     Presenter:  Lisa Thompson

Making sense of the HIPAA and HITECH laws.  Pertinent information is translated by security and privacy officer from an MTSO and information is given to the MT participants in an easy to understand format. 

 

CEC:  1.5 ML

 

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Regulatory Requirements     Presenter:  Maggie Armbruster, CMT, AHDI-F

Review of Regulatory Requirements as it pertains to medical transcription services, as well as business associates.  The webinar will give details about the regulating officials, enforcement efforts, penalties, lawsuits, overseas issues, State and federal breach notification laws, health care fraud, in addition to development of compliance programs for MTs as well as transcription companies.   

 

CEC:   1.5 ML

 

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Risk Management     Presenter:  Brenda Dorsett, CMT

Risk Management is a workshop that benefits medical personnel who work as individuals, contractors, as well as large and small facility employees and supervisors.  Brenda will demonstrate how to evaluate potential problematic dictations, charts, areas of concern, or 'red flags', as it relates to healthcare documentation.  She also has sound advice on how to protect patient information, in addition to healthcare delivery employees and medical facilities. 

 

CEC: 1.5 ML

 

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Professional Development     Presenter:  Lisa Thompson

This is a close look at professional development as outlined in the ADHI Model Curriculum, covering work settings, benefits, employment status, finding and applying for a job, demonstrating professionalism in the workplace, management techniques, ethical conducts, identifying and prioritizing work-related obligation, review workplace equipment, measuring outcomes of quality, turnaround time and productivity, ergonomics and security, and growing as an MT.

 

CEC: 2 PD

 

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Computer Basics     Presenter:  Lisa Thompson

A comprehensive review of the internal components of a personal computer, including how hardware interacts with software, email and email attachments, details about how data travels on the web from one PC to another, how to use web browsers, and a security overview. 

 

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Dictation and Transcription Technology     Presenter:  Lisa Thompson

History of transcription and dictation equipment, review of analog equipment, digital equipment, .wav files, ASP platforms, and speech recognition. 

 

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Medicolegal Aspects of the Healthcare Record     Presenter:  Lisa Thompson

Review of the purpose of the healthcare record, the content and format of records, standards and regulations, confidentiality and risk management, delivery of documents, and proper resources for research.

 

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Laboratory and Diagnostics     Presenter:  Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F

BOS: Review common laboratory methods used by physicians to diagnose and treat illnesses along with transcription tips regarding the use of the laboratory values and abbreviations.  Transcription tips, BOS rules, terminology nomenclature.

 

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