Monthly Archive: October 2012

Oct 11

Stenspiration™

“So many people walk around with a meaningless life. They seem half-asleep, even when they’re busy doing things they think are important. This is because they’re chasing the wrong things. The way you get meaning into your life is to devote yourself to loving others, devote yourself to your community around you, and devote yourself …

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Oct 10

Dictionary Builder: Analects

Analects is defined as: “Selected miscellaneous written passages.” Machine Brief: analects= AN/A/LEKT/-S analects= AN/A/LEKTS [SIDEBAR: miscellaneous= SLAINS]

Oct 10

Registered Medical Transcriptionist (RMT) Requirements

A registered medical transcriptionist obtains certification via an examination given by the Association For Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI). The RMT test consists of a 130-question exam, which is comprised of multiple-choice and fill-in-the-blank questions. There is also a transcription-performance portion of the test, in which dictation must be transcribed and edited. Upon passing the RMT …

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Oct 08

Machine Keypads

I found this video on machine keypads. I’ve never tried stacking multiple pads on the vowel keys. Seems like a great idea though. I don’t think they manufacture the textured-rubber pads that I currently have. I just order some leather ones. I hope they last longer than the rubber ones though. I loved the feel …

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Oct 08

Medical Monday: Adenitis

“Adenitis” is defined as: “inflammation of a gland.” Machine Briefs: Option #1: adenitis= AD/A/NAOITS

Oct 08

Stenspiration™

“Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.” -Leonardo da Vinci

Oct 05

Friday Phrases

felon in possession= FLONGS fractured leg= FR-LG fractured arm= FRRM glove compartment= GLOFMT grand larceny= GR-LS intervertebral disk= N*FD intervertebral disks= N*FDZ lieu of the= LAOUFT

Oct 02

Dictionary Builder: Inculpate

Inculpate means to incriminate. Machine Brief: inculpate= IN/KUL/PAIT

Oct 01

Medical Monday- Part 2: Choroid

“Choroid” is defined as follows, by Merriam-Webster: “A vascular membrane containing large branched pigmented cells that lies between the retina and the sclera of the vertebrate eye.” Machine Briefs: Option #1: choroid= KOR/ROID Option #2: choroid= KHOR/ROID [SIDEBAR: I like to use the brief KHOR/ROID because it doesn’t conflict with “corps reside” like KOR/ROID does.]

Oct 01

Practice Video: Medical Q & A (120)

Here are some briefs from the video: duly licensed to practice medicine= DLIM New Jersey= NAOURJ medical school= MAOL ophthalmology= OPT/MOLG or MOLG ophthalmologist= OPT/MOLGT or MOLGT memorial= MAERL with reference= WREFRNS neoplasm= NAOE/O*E/PLAFM or NEO/OE/PLAFM as a result= SRULT melanoma= MEL/NOE/MA or MEL/A/NOE/MA choroid= KOR/ROID or KHOR/ROID [SIDEBAR: I like to use the brief …

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