Why Do Independent Medical Examiners Need Medical Transcription Services?
An independent medical examiner is a licensed health care professional who is responsible for helping answer particular medical questions for a legal proceeding, such as a disability claim or injury lawsuit. Having accurate records is crucial for such a medical professional.
The nature of the independent medical examiner job means practitioners will often be making notes on the go through verbal recordings. There’s not always time or resources at the examination site to type accurate notes or get them into Electronic Health Records (EHRs). Thus, medical transcription services for medical examiners are crucial.
We can provide independent medical examiner transcription services for:
- specimen examination
- tissue examination
- unnatural death investigation
- on-site investigations
- finding reports
- testimony preparation
- forensic pathology
- forensic medicine
- And more
What Transcription/Dictation Obstacles Do Independent Medical Examiners Face?
Independent medical examiners often do not have the time to transcribe their notes or update Electronic Health Records in a timely manner. They may be conducting multiple examinations in a week or even in a day, and finding time to sort out all the notes and transcribe them properly can be difficult.
However, since these notes, or the information provided within them, may be used in legal hearings, it’s absolutely vital for the notes to be accurate. The independent medical examiner may be asked to produce their notes at a moment’s notice. The solution is a professional service that knows how to quickly and accurately transcribe medical reports for medical examiners. ZyDoc offers just such transcription services for medical examiners.