Thanks to Invest Barbados and the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation, some 100 persons will have the opportunity to become medical transcriptionists.
Persons interested in receiving free training in this field are invited to attend an informational session at the Medical Transcription Training Centre, Building #8, Harbour Industrial Park, St. Michael, on Monday, November 24, at 5:00 p.m.
To register for the event, persons should call 626-2070.
Medical transcription involves transcribing patients’ records of medical care and treatment from voice to electronic form. There are now over 100 trained medical transcriptionists in Barbados, having graduated in September after completing the first local training programme in that field.