Medically Transcribed Documents are Still Being Faxed in Canada

As Britain’s National Health Service moves to ban fax machines by 2020, Canada is still holding onto this system to communicate between physicians’ offices.  Faxes are used to request and book referral appointments, and to send medical documents. To describe … read more

Turnaround Time for Medical Transcription Does Matter

There are many factors to consider when choosing a medical transcription company in Canada.  Key factors include how experienced and capable the medical transcriptionists are who will be transcribing your audio to text, pricing (see “Medical Transcription Pricing Simplified” ) … read more

Options for Dictating Medical Records and Letters

With 2Ascribe’s transcription service, you have three options for dictating your medical records, letters and reports. Regardless of which method you choose, you are guaranteed to get experienced and knowledgeable medical transcriptionists transcribing your audio to text. Telephone dictation Similar … read more

How Secure Are Your Website Transmissions?

Often times, website addresses are displayed in a format contrary to what we typically think of as the norm. Does the configuration of the letters really make a difference? The answer is Yes! The different URLs are actually called application … read more

Medical Transcription Pricing Simplified

When selecting a medical transcription company, it can be difficult to compare apples to apples, especially when it comes to pricing. Pricing can be quoted in various ways, the most common being: Price per line of transcription Price per minute … read more

Is Medical Transcription Cost Effective?

Medical transcription can be viewed as either an unnecessary expense in a physician’s practice, or as a cost-effective tool for helping to manage a physician’s time. On average, people can write approximately 30 words a minute, type 45 words a … read more

The Pros and Cons of Outsourcing Your Medical Transcription

Thinking of making a change from in-house medical transcription to outsourced? Learn all the benefits of outsourcing and all the cons of keeping things in-house. Issue In-house transcription Outsourced transcription Hiring Each time you need to replace employee.  Medical transcription … read more

The Benefits of Outsourcing Your Medical Transcription

Outsourcing your medical transcription can have many advantages, including: Cost effectiveness Addressing the concern of finding qualified personnel Improving turnaround time Being accurate and reliable Reduced infrastructure expenditures Reducing human resources responsibility for hiring and supervising Managing fluctuations in work … read more

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