Title: Fundamentals of Surgery in Transcription
When: Fri, Dec 16, 2011 12 PM - 1 PM PST
Presenter: Diane Gilmore, CMT, AHDI-F
Length: 1 hour
Credits: 1 CM
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.