Job Opportunities in the field of Medical Transcription


Medical transcription is one of the most promising fields in the health care sector. The scope of this field is very lucrative not only in India but also abroad especially in US where in the health care sector is the core sector. There has been a rapid change in the face of the Indian Health segment itself with a number of new companies entering in to this sector.  There is a wide scope for global firms based abroad to outsource their business to India as the cost associated with this field is very low.

Typically, a medical transcriptionist is a person who helps the general physicians to transcribe or formatting the medical reports of different patients. This is a booming sector in India with more and more companies entering in to this field. India is a potential market which has the capacity to attract more companies and capture the growing market. Medical transcription is regarded as one of the BPO type of job.

Job Opportunities in the field of Medical Transcription

As already mentioned the Health care industry is undergoing significant changes in this area where lot of companies have entered in this filed. As a result of this the candidates who are qualified in this field have immense job opportunities in this area also. Basic skills required in this area for the job of Medical Transcriptionist are good listening skills, language skills and basic know how about the various medical terms etc. Also the job area requires the candidates to be experienced in this area. The companies look in for the experienced candidates to work. Moreover, some candidates are recruited as trainees and impart training in doing this job.

Bangalore is a place where in the largest number of medical transcription companies are located. The candidates who have a graduation in English subject along with a training certificate in medical transcription area will get additional advantage. The candidates should have the knowhow about the various medical terminologies and procedures involved in this field. Some of the reputed companies which are involved in the field of medical transcription in India where in the individuals trained in MT can get employed are as follows –

  • Focus Infosys
  • ISA Softtech Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
  • Lloyds Medical Solutions Private Limited
  • Pioneer Transcription Systems
  • Spheris India Pvt Ltd
  • Transcript Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
  • Webcom InfoTech Ltd.

The candidates specialized in this field can work in government as well as private organizations. The candidates have immense opportunities abroad also. The individuals can work in hospitals or for medical transcription services. The candidates can also work in medical companies which market the medical products, doctor’s office who do private practice, insurance companies, etc in abroad. The individuals engaged in this field can also work from home. The remuneration in this area is very high. It may differ in case of an entry level person or an experienced person. There are additional incentives which may be based on their performance. The Editors in this field check whether the work done by the MT is correct. The individual if successful and capable of doing both the work of an MT and an editor independently has better prospects in this area. An individual who have more experience in this field will get better career avenues.



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11 Responses to “Job Opportunities in the field of Medical Transcription”

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    Neemani Sreekanth:

    I am having 10 years experience in medical transcription as an MT/Editor/Jr. QA (home-based). Right now, I am working as a Jr. QA (home-based) for M*modal Global Services Pvt. Ltd. (known as CBay Systems). I am looking for a direct client (US or any country), who can provide me high salary package (home-based). Please help me out in this regard.

    Sreekanth Neemani

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    Iqbal Khan:

    Hi, I completed my B. E. in Computer Science in 2011. I am not interested to work in IT firms. Please suggest me some short term certified courses that will help me get a respectable job in hospitals in and around Bangalore. Also help me with the list of colleges and fee structure where the course will be offered.
    Yours Sincerely,
    Iqbal Khan

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    I am Hemanth from Hyderabad, India. Totally, I have 8+ years of experience in Medical Transcription. I am interested in doing direct home MT from US clients. This way we can a very nice pay package compared to what Indian companies are offering. Please help me in this regard. Mail the details to [email protected]

  4. 8

    sir, I am working as home based MT for the past 8 years, have good experience in direct upload of op reports and consultation reports, looking for a direct home based jobs from US. Please help me how to proceed in this regard.
    Thank u

  5. 7

    Hi sir,

    I am doing medical transcription from last two years and I want to work with C Bay system. Tell me about this company scenario.

    yours faithfully,


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    I have been working in the field of medical transcription since 10 years. Currently, I am working for a home-based company in India. I am interested in getting direct home-based jobs from US as it will pay me more. Please help me regarding the same.



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    I have 3 years of medical transcription experience and able to transcripbe multiple accounts with accuracy and line count of 1000 a day. Interested in getting direct accounts from U.S. Plz help

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    I am in to the field of medical transcription since last 11 years. Currently i am doing home based medical transcription work from an Indian MT company. I want work directly from u.s. as it will pay me more. Can you help me as to how to go about it?

  9. 3

    I am student of final . Please send me full details
    Of medical courses on basis of .
    My e-mail given below .
    [email protected]

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    sindhu saj:

    i want to do medical transcription jobs direct from US. i have 2 years experience as a medical transcriptionist. kindly let me know how can i do it better.

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    Tapan kumar Ghosh:

    Please inform me about jenuine transcription company which offer home based transcription job.
    Tapan kumar Ghosh