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Merger; yes or no answer please -
Posted By: NorCalMT
Can anyone with knowledge say if the pcl pay I currently receive will remain the same with Transcend, part-time or not? Staying on straight transcription?
Can you run 2 different versions of ExText on one PC? -
Posted By: Curious
I work for a company that uses ExText. Ive been offered another position as an IC with a local place that also uses ExText, but said it may be an older version. Does anyone know if it is possible to run 2 separate versions (not at the same time)?
Posted By: nn
Anyone working for TSLLC hear anything about lay-offs?
Kansas City -
Posted By: anderson
Anyone from Kansas City?
Does Transcend offer health insurance? -
Posted By: Thank you.
Does anybody know anything about NJPR? -
Posted By: akm
Any new information on Axolotl? Seems as though people were sm -
Posted By: LTMT
singing their praises awhile back. I was just wondering -- is everyone still happy? Are the line rates good? Plenty of work? Good benefits? It is hard to find a company nowadays that are willing to pay a decent line rate. They may want tons of experience (I have 30+ years), but then offer a line rate that I would hesitate to take even as a newbie. Quality work deserves quality pay. :-)
Posted By: Miss Willy
What does ASR mean? People mention it a lot. Thanks.
Enterprise vs. Chartmatrix at WMX -
Posted By: switching sides
my STM sent out a notice that said Chartmatrix work was going to become available if we were willing to switch to that platform and had problems running out of work on Enterprise. before I respond I thought it might be a good idea if any chartmatrix MTs out there gave their 0.02 about the platform and the amount of work that's really available. how do things look on your side? tia
PROVEROS! STAY AWAY!! -
Posted By: Soxfan
I worked for this company for a couple of days and went elsewhere because they offered no benefits. I was to have received a check on the 30th of July for work done the beginning of July and didn't get it. After repeated communications, they have told me it has been mailed, overnighted, etc., etc. and I still haven't gotten it. Now they're telling me it was overnighted today (we'll see) and the amount they told me is way below what it should be and what my time sheet shows. The president of the company is now emailing me!!! I have wasted so much time and energy with them and wondered if anyone else has anything to say about them.
Protype in Pennsylvania -
Posted By: Anna
Looking for information regarding this company. Pros and cons please. E-mail me if you do not want to post here. Thanks.
Are there any hourly jobs for very experienced acute -
Posted By: care MT
Is there always no work or running out -
Posted By: Cindy
Just curious, I have been an MT for about 18 years - and then stopped for a couple of years. I am now working for a service. I read posts about running out of work. My question to all of you is:
Is this pretty standard with any service you work for? I know it is hard for them to control when the docs dictate, etc. Just wondering. Are there any companies that have somewhat of a steady workflow, or are there more MTs than work available now a days?
What companies allow dial-up? or C-phones and dial-up? -
Posted By: Unemployed MT
I do not have (and can't get) cable or high speed internet. Satellite is available but way too expensive to get if you are not working! I just wanna get a job....
Any current info on MD-IT and Amphion? -
Posted By: Cj
Archives don't seem to turn up anything recent on either company and I am not sure if that is good or bad.
help any MDI'ers... -
Posted By: sm
did you do the dnr changes? Did they work for you? did you proceed past the certificate warnings?
MQ - Keystrokes - to the kind (sm) -
Posted By: mt
people who answered me below with regard to starting over with Expanders - I thank you! I will be using Meditech - that's all I know, but I do appreciate the heads up - so I can be prepared ahead of time that I need to start over putting them in all over - Oh, well, just glad to be out of the MQ drama - so it will be worth it! Thanks again! sincerely,
Phillips Medical Transcription -
Posted By: passing through
Anyone have experience with Phillips Medical Transcription? Is pay on time, etc.? Thank you very much!
Good companies.....without...sm -
Posted By: Cindy
Okay guys call me an idiot for not knowing that Medware has an India division! Now, I'll risk the flaming yet again.....Can you recommend companies who offer employee status without outsourcing to India?
Good health insurance coverage at a reasonable rate for single person, nice organized people to deal with, paid on time, and the sooner they could put me to work, the better!
Please feel free to email me privately. My address should be somewhere on this page!
Would like to know list of companies that use Webtop please? -
Posted By: Wondering
Anyone know of companies that use the program, Webtop? Thanks!
Morning! Can any of you computer-savvy MTs tell me how to -
Posted By: check line count....sm
From another program in Word based on 65-character. I know I saw it on here somewhere. TIA!
Are you getting decent responses from companies for positions if you have experience and are -
Posted By: PAMT
a good transcriptionist. I am going to start looking but it seems there are so many looking I am just wondering how it is going job wise.
Cost of Living Increases -
Posted By: rad-MT
I work for a large MTSO and after four years have not received a cost of living increase. Is this standard operating procedure? Things cost more than they did four years ago. Do you think CEO is getting the same pay as four years ago? Any thoughts?
How often do you get paid at MDI-MD? -
Posted By: Cj
Is it weekly, biweekly, monthly?
Does Axolotl offer a flexible schedule? -
Posted By: Split shift, maybe?
Is it common to send a copy of ID and S.S. Card for IC position? -
Posted By: NM
Posted By: clk
Anyboy ever have a problem with this company?
Professional Transcriptions -
Posted By: pjp
From Florida, any info from anyone on this company?
Anyone have experience with Milner? Looking for a new job and had one person recommend them -
Posted By: Seeking information
so I thought I would come here to ask around before applying. Thank you
transcription and typing company -
Posted By: clk
Questions to ask the company your work for: How often are the lights turned off? How often does your phone get shut off? How often do you lose internet service for nonpayment? How may checks -payroll or otherwise did you bounce this month, this year? How many IRA accounts did you take money from? How is your inhouse turn around for employees? How many excuses can you come up with for my late payroll? You want a schedule of my availability, but do you offer work to keep me busy during the time you insist I be available? How many times have you paid your full time employees late? How many times have you asked your fulltime employees to invest $17,500 into your company while bouncing checks? How much did you spend on a christmas party without bonuses paid to your employees and even paying them AFTER the holidays late?
You would be surprised what one company's answer would be. Home base = PA. Beware people. What is good today is not always good tomorrow. Am I bitter, no. My dream job as an inhouse employee was shattered when my eyes were open. And I left on my own because of it.
Posted By: jen
What companies use Dictaphone software?
Company with no QA? -
Posted By: cm
Is there a good company, probably a small one, that does not have long-term QA? Looking for a work-at-home position that pays decently too. and no esl. Ha! Just joking on that last one (but not really). Maybe the last two (but not really). cm
Who does have work these days? -
Posted By: Help
I am having elective surgery in August and desperately need a part time job to help with my deductible. Please tell me who is hiring for part time?
Posted By: MT
Love the MTStars Job board.... -
Posted By: passing thru
No Jobs from MTSOs involved in offshoring, sending good/easy dictators to India, Pakistan, Philippines etc and keeping the ESL garbage for us here.
Hourly Paying Jobs -
Posted By: Crystal
Can someone tell me if they know any companies that pay hourly to work from home? If someone knows any names of companies that pay hourly, please let me know.
Thank you for your help in advance
Is it possible to use .... -
Posted By: Victoria
I am currently working for a company that uses a Word-based platform, obtaining the dictation through TransNet and WinScribe. I have a job offer with another company, part-time, that also uses a Word-based platform, using Iscriptor. Does anyone know if this will be possible?
Looking for a new job -
Posted By: CrazedMT
Would appreciate any suggestions for companies who are hiring acute care and/or rad MTs, IC or SE, at a line rate of 9-10 including spaces and headers. Thanks in advance.
All-Type vs. MDI -
Posted By: Need some quick advice
I am currently deciding whether to go with All-Type or MDI-MD. Can anyone help me? It's a huge decision in that both companies seem to be favored by their MTs.
Reduction in rate for ASR work. (sm) -
Posted By: nn
I know Medquist does 20% reduction for ASR and I have heard some do 50%. I can't imagine doing this for 50% less on my line rate. There must be something more to this. Info?
I'm looking for an IC position -
Posted By: Job Seeker
with a company that uses ExText as their platform. Does anyone know of such a company? Thanks in advance for any information you can provide.
How about a partnership? -
Posted By: Consider this...sm
How about several of us go in together? Or I can start a business and have a few of you to be partnered into it?
We can each invest $35,000 as investment capital to purchase equipment, advertise/market, secure legal and accounting services, etc., and then we have an MT-owned company?
DataScript - NEED INFO -
Posted By: Zville MT
I need your help! Anyone that has any information about DataScript in Michigan! I've been working for them for a little over a month now. Work has been sporadic, but it usually is in most places around the holidays and such, so I didn't think anything. My concern is that I was told that checks would be mailed out on the 30th of the month (that would have been August 30th) and I have yet to receive my check. I've emailed them about it and have not gotten a response. Also, the website where I used to download my work from doesn't work now - I get a message that this page cannot be found. It all sounds very fishy to me, but I can't find any information on them, good or bad. If you feel uncomfortable leaving informatoin on this forum, please email me - any help would be appreciated. Thank you!!!
Excel logs and adding up job lengths (sm) -
Posted By: tnmt
This is for the MTs who have to keep an Excel log for jobs and need to add up the minutes transcribed at the end of the day.
I've done some footwork today and discovered a Microsoft page which tells you how to enter times into cells: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/266691
I haven't figured how to automate it, but basically Excel recognizes minutes and hours if entered in the following format: hh:mm:ss. So if you have a 5 minute 12 second job, you would enter 00:05:12 in that cell. Then at the end of the day you enter the formula =Sum and the cell range (the link gives specific example) and it adds up your minutes and seconds automatically for you.
I thought I'd share. I've been adding my account by hand because I didn't know how to sum with minutes and seconds till now.
Anyone with Focus Infomatics? -
Posted By: wondering MT
Please tell all the good and bad!!
TRS/Transcription Relief Services -
Posted By: Kari Smith
Hey all. I was wondering if anyone has any info on TRS? I just passed their test, but would like to know what they are like before I accept a position. Any info on accounts, workload, etc? Thanks!!!
Has anyone ever worked for Accutype out of Kansas? nm -
Posted By: Wanna know
Anyone heard of or applied for work at WRU Transcription in Illinois? -
Posted By: not me
Need info asap if available on RX: Transcription, LLC -
Posted By: Tinkerbee
General info needed, such as their general pay rates, flexibility in schedules, direct deposit, pay on time, and anything else that may be helpful.
US Transcription... -
Posted By: steph1
Anyone heard of US Transcription or work for them...would like to know the good, bad or ugly about them and if they are hiring? I have just sent my resume and waiting to hear.