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  • New Medical Transcription QA Best Practices Guidelines Include New Error Category

    One of the more significant announcements to come out of the 2010 AHDI Annual Convention and Expo was the release…

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  • AHDI Wrap-Up

    So I was sent to Texas for the ACE365 tradeshow this year and let me tell you, it was a…

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  • It would be funny if it wasn’t so true.

    Doctors’ poor handwriting is a well-recognized source of medical errors, but their sometimes sloppy speech habits are a less well-known…

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  • Notes in the chart are helping patients less

    By: Paul Sax, MD What is the purpose of the note in the patient chart? Depends who you’re asking. The…

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  • Mom said "Sit up straight now"

    Aside from lying in bed sleeping, one of the other places you probably spend a great deal of time is…

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  • HITECH Breach: Computer theft affects 39,000 individuals

    Desktop Computer Thefts Affect 39,000By: Howard AndersonManaging EditorHealthcareInfoSecurity.com Montefiore Medical Center in New York is notifying 39,000 patients about two…

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  • Four Years Is A Long Time: Why I’m Going Back To ACE

    In the midst of preparing to make the trip from my home in Arizona to Austin, TX for the 2010…

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  • Medical Transcription – A Recession Proof Industry?

    Recession, pay cuts, layoffs – these are some of the common phrases that one hears all too often lately. While…

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  • The Eight-Thousand Pound Elephant in the Room

    By Hugh Via, TranscriptionGear.Com Okay, don’t look now but there is an Eight-Thousand pound elephant in the room and everybody…

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  • Nuance VP Weighs In On State Of Medical Transcription

    By: Jay Vance, CMTAHDI Lounge Administrator/Moderator ADVANCE blogger and Nuance Corporate Communications Senior Manager Holly Dewar has a post out…

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