Risks of Poor Medical Transcription

At 2Ascribe Medical Transcription, we pride ourselves on accurately transcribing your dictation. Due to the nature of the work, there can often be areas that necessitate clarification. Although ordinary spelling errors can easily be identified, errors involving numeric data and … read more

The Difference between Transcription and Secretarial Services

by Sheila Campbell At 2Ascribe medical transcription services, over the years we’ve invested heavily into software and hardware to automate processes, improve productivity and ensure we meet or exceed all federal and provincial privacy and patient identifiable security regulations.  And … read more

Transcription Services Canada Consult & Referral Request Letters

Transcription Services Canada   (A Self-Study Module) Reprinted with permission from the author, Dr. José Francois Introduction Effective communication is essential for an efficient, high quality consultation and referral process. With the move to providing more patient care on an … read more

Bloopers from Our Fourth Quarter

And here’s what you’ve all been waiting for… It’s amazing the difference a little word can make! Typed Corrected She does not recall driving the ambulance to the hospital. She does not recall driving in the ambulance to the hospital. … read more

Is Dictating Patient Records Cost Effective?

  View image | gettyimages.com   On average, people can write approximately 30 words a minute, type 45 words a minute and speak 150 words a minute.  So, for most of us, we speak five times faster than we can … read more

Humour in ICD-10 Coding

  View image | gettyimages.com   For our American friends, effective October 1, 2015, there will be new ICD-10 codes.  Here are some of the ones that are a little more ‘interesting’ than others.  Hope you enjoy these! Location Code … read more

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