The medical transcription jobs are getting more popular in Davao. This is due to the high demand in health institutions especially in the United States for people with this kind of specialization.
Medical transcription otherwise known as MT is a related health profession, which deals on transcribing or converting dictated voice-recording made by physicians and other health care professionals into text format.
It would be more advantageous for applicants who have medical background like nursing in applying for medical transcription jobs.
According to Transcription Alliance of Davao, local firms need at least a hundred new medical transcriptionists every year and the demand is expected to grow in the few years as the United States made some changes in their health care law.
According to ICT Davao, there are currently close to a dozen transcription firms operating in Davao City. And they are currently looking for people to fill in the different positions like medical transcriptionists, editors and quality assurance staff.
Among the medical transcription companies in Davao are the Davao First Transcription Center, QP Global School, Medical Transcription Center (MTC) and Reliance Transcriptions.