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I'm talking about MT school, not K-12, which is where I learned most of what you are talking abou

Posted By: fg on 2005-08-08
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My clients DO NOT LIKE IT when I correct their wrong crap - did you actually read what I said?

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    Wait a minute, I'm not just talking about the boards, I'm talking about the news article.


    "JLG has a contract with Arrendale Associates/ A+Network/CBay Scribe, which the group says is in India.
    A letter from JLG to Barbara Dingman, chief compliance officer and director of health information management, says all medical transcriptionists assigned to the Medical Center Hospital account live in the U.S. and all work is done in America."

    But yet they do business with Arrendale/A+/CBay, what am I missing here?

    WTF? You are from the Clinton school of spin. I have no idea what you are talking about
    and I doubt anyone else does either. Who is US? You and your alter egos?
    I'm not talking about ignorant as in grammar or spelling. I'm talking about sm
    ignorant in general.
    I learned it in school
    I had to take a class on how to use the software for my schooling. I wondered why it would be useful in medical transcription because it is a program in which you speak and it types and does functions for you. I have never used it now that I have started working. Sorry that didn't really answer your question.
    Local school, but really learned everything on the job,
    I learned the terminology in nursing school;
    I learned the transcription end of things on the job. I was taught well by ladies with 20+ years of experience. They taught me how to do the job correctly and I now do my job well. You don't always have to go to college or take a course to learn how to this job and do it well.
    Are you talking about
    I'd be talking to someone
    I know exactly what you are talking about.
    There are a lot of people like you are talking about living in trailer parks.  However, there are trailer parks around where I live that are nothing like what you are talking about.  My point is that you should not lump everyone who lives in low-income housing together and label them as trash.  A lot of people who live in these nice neighborhoods with all their wealth, got that wealth dishonestly.  They may not be underachievers, but these people are criminals, no matter where they live.  They may be your neighbor.  It would be the same thing if everyone thought if you were wealthy, then you had to be a crook in order to get that way.  The way things are going there are going to be a lot more poor people in this country, maybe even you.  I certainly do not wish you any misfortune, but you may not always be able to afford to live in those nice neighborhoods with the high property values.  We can argue all day about it and not get any further.  The fact remains that there are stigmas regarding all kinds of things.  Even if it is partly based on facts, it still boils down to prejudice. 
    I think you are talking about something all together
    are you all talking about?
    know what you are talking about first
    For your information, I had already submitted my test.  I was not "cheating" as you put it.  I didn't know what the word was and could not find it through my own research so I asked.  I am SURE that asking for assistance AFTER the test had already been submitted is NOT cheating, but trying to actually LEARN what the word was that I DID NOT UNDERSTAND.  If I had thought for a second that I needed to clarify to YOU the reasoning behind my request I most certainly would have asked you for permission first.  My goodness.
    Actually she does know what she's talking about. I
    What are you talking about?
    no message
    What are you talking about??????
    The original poster was for some reason using me as an example for her "40%" rule and I corrected her on my status!!

    What in the world is your problem?
    Whatever are you talking about?
    This is exactly what I am talking about

    that is how I feel when I get up from working.  I am always moaning about my knees, my wrists, my forearms, my sciatic nerve, back, neck, on and on.  I am 33 and feel like I am falling apart and I know it is because of my posture.   

    What are you talking about?
    Why would you assume that I have some sinister reason for this request.  It was a simple request for people who might be interested.  I posted my real name and my real email address.  I am just another MT trying to help someone out with a class they are taking.  You have a problem.
    THAT is what I have been talking about all day.
    You can't even discuss a difference of opinion without insulting someone.
    See, that's what I'm talking about!
    When I worked at the hospital I made more than my boss! I've seen Ph.D. jobs offering what I used to make 15 years ago! I think we are stuck!
    You are talking about...
    a person becoming a Realtor, not a real estate agent...
    What are you talking about?
    You are only allowed to work 8 hours per day. How is it that they 'worked your fingers to the bone'?  The required line count is average. 
    I am not sure what exactly you are talking about - sm
    but I tried what you said you did and my Smartype would no longer work. If you don't want to view the grey line or the choice menu of Smartype I think you can set it not to do that -- see Smartline properties and Smartlist properties under the "Stedman's" column. If you have more than 1 line coming up than I have no idea...I only have 1 and have never had that problem. Something is not geling right on your computer for some reason. --hope you figure it out.
    please know who you are talking to
    that was not my post.  you are very confused. 
    Have you tried talking to him about this? (sm)
    Sometimes they don't get it unless it is pointed out to them. See if there are other ways he can help besides turning on a TV, etc. Tell him you'd love to "love" him at night but you're too tired...that you don't get to sleep in until 9:30 and that maybe if he helped out a little, you two could spend some special time together. No, that's not a bribe or blackmail, it's just reality. If one person is forced to do a lot of the work while the other one lazes around, there is going to be a difference in how tired one is at night.

    If you are talking about ME
    you have it wrong. I didn't say MT's don't have brains. BUT if you think what I said is wrong then I wonder if you do. What I said was that some MT's need their hand held for every little thing. And that is TRUE. Not all, some. That is evident from the messages I get from my PS and it is also evident from posts on these boards. Geez.
    That's exactly what I'm talking about

    My grandfather started in the mines when he was 8.  That's just the way it was, everybody worked or nobody ate.   He loaded a coal with a shovel and got a quarter for every ton.  He worked his way up slowly throughout all his years and went on to become an electrician and a carpenter.  By the time he retired, he actually had enough income to relax and take it easy for once.  It would take him most of the morning to read through the newspaper, but he could do it.  He hunted and fished and had an enormous garden, so we were never starving and we didn't go to the grocery store except for milk.  My grandmother made bread and canned and such.  Nobody even told me I had to 1) go to school or 2) stay in school, but I was the first in a very very long line to go to college, but that wasn't until I was 35.  My family worked and they worked hard.   Our neighbors were black and the children and I grew up like family.  Their mother never worked nor did their grandparents who raised them.  My grandfather would give them fish, game meat, and stuff out of the garden in exchange for little chores such as helping out with the garden and such.   I didn't know how they lived since I didn't know about welfare.    There were 4 of them, one daughter ended up in trouble for drugs, another married a man of another race and left, the two sons are in another state and heavily involved in drugs now. I talk to their mother because she was like a family member to me and she doesn't understand why they turned out the way they did.

    Under this administration, unemployment has been down in record numbers and this is reported on the news all the time.  The tax cuts haven't been just for the rich, they have helped us and we certainly aren't well off by any means.  I tease my kids that if I could work 3 jobs we could be upper lower almost middle class.  There were times I didn't have 20.00 to send my son in college to do laundry, but he made it through with every honor you can possibly get and the scholarships and now he is studying in another country.   HE did that on his own.  There is an American from Seattle in the next apartment who made the comment to him he's probably there just to lay back and he bets his jag is at home in the garage waiting for him and he told him "I am here because I earned it. I do not have a jag nor a car of any kind, nor do I have a bicycle."  This other student said my son should be "shot" because he has an American flag on his wall.    I can't imagine anyone hating this country like that and where in the world did they learn that?  School for one.  I love my country. I'm not always proud of what goes on here but there's certainly not another place on earth I'd rather live and have my children live.

    What are you talking about?
    was 1000 years ago . . . I'm not saying that this date means anything at all, but as far as I can tell, neither does your post???
    What are you talking about?!?
    KB, what are you talking about?
    No one's been rude or obnoxious to her.  Everyone's given her good advice. It's pretty clear you're trying to start something - AGAIN, so why don't you take your frustrations and anger to another board and see how many flame wars you can start there?  We're not interested in having them here, okay??
    Is this something what you are talking about? --sm
    DocShuttle Digital is a dictation ASP service that provides call-in or handheld dictation, FTP hosting and document management. You are billed only for what you use. DocShuttle Digital utilizes DocShuttle Management Software to manage all voice files and text documents on the Internet. Below is a description of the DocShuttle software.

    DocShuttle FTP Management Software is suite of software products used to manage workflow of voice and text files on an FTP site. DocShuttle is an easy and affordable solution for managing medical dictation and transcription over the Internet. DocShuttle allows automatic uploading of voice files and text documents, complete tracking and management, secure encryption, and integration with dictation systems and handheld recorders. The DocShuttle Software System allows a transcription company to easily manage voice and documents for unlimited remote dictators and transcriptionists.

    DocShuttle Software Suite is comprised of three modules: DocShuttle Administrator, DocShuttle Client and DocShuttle Dictator. DocShuttle Administrator is the central administrative module for the transcription company or facility using the system. DocShuttle Client is the transcribe module used by each remote Transcriptionist to download voice and upload completed text documents. DocShuttle Dictator is the module used by dictators who wish to view his/her documents online and upload voice files directly from a handheld recorder.

    not sure this is what you meant, but it might help.
    are talking about
    gross pay or net?
    What are you talking about?
    Ever hear of Jessica Lunsford, dressed in a nightgown and tucked into bed, and then gone. What about Polly Klaas? Having a sleepover, dressed for bed, and then gone, with only her overnight guest as a witness.

    There are a lot of sickos out there, and to add insult to injury, most are messed up on alcohol and other drugs. This scenario is far too common in this country, and fast becoming more so.

    People need to WAKE UP!!!
    There is definitely a need for what you are talking about.
    I have been in this field for under a year now, so I am considered a newbie. I got VERY lucky in that a friend of a friend needed help with her accounts and now I work part-time for her. But I know there are many others of us out there who are having trouble getting started.

    I have no idea how you would go about your idea, however. I just know that it is needed and would be greatly appreciated. Please keep us posted on what you decide to do!
    Thank God! An MT who actually knows what she's talking about! Thanks, ALN
    you've restored my faith in my fellow MTs!
    are you talking about your
    favorites LIST or your links toolbar that has your favorites on it? are you on IE and if so what version?
    I think you are talking how you should be 15 to
    realize you CAN make money in this business, but 15 to 18 cpl to start is not going to happen.  I think some of you are spending a lot of time complaining instead of becoming better MTs so you can have the money you are complaining you don't have.  And I think the ones who work to be the best they can and then work on getting their own accounts are going to make the money and in five years some of you will still be complaining and stuck right where you are now.  If MT isn't working for you, then something is wrong and maybe it's not the job for you.  I've made more money doing MT than I ever in my wildest dreams thought I could make.  And I did it without complaining.
    What are you talking about?
    Michael Moore had nothing to do with the facts mentioned in my post. The video of the woman dying on the ER floor was shown on a news broadcast. I have yet to see any documentary film written by, produced by, directed by, narrated by, or starring Michael Moore.

    I also NEVER said that it was the norm, just included the WHO healthcare rankings by country.
    I don't think this is what the OP was talking about
    there is a company advertising that they pay by the virtual line...so how is a virtual line different than 65 characters with spaces?
    Are you talking about MK? If so,
    I know her and work with her also (at her other job) and totally agree with everything you said!
    That is what I was talking about!
    If not tied around my neck, it is lost. Going to get today.
    Not sure if this is what you are talking about
    On the left hand corner at the bottom of the page are different ways to view the page, one shows the dotted line as the page break, another shows each page, etc.  You can click on the different icons to see normal view, print layout view, etc.  After starting at 5 this morning and still going and now is 9 I could be just talking and not knowing what I am saying -- very longgggggggggggg day. 
    What are you talking about???
    She stated her point of view and asked a simple question. I do not understand the predilection of some who attack a post for no apparent reason. She is hardly "lazy" if she is going back to school to get a degree.
    are you talking about MDI-MD?
    about the www.transmdi.com site? if so, it works for me.
    This is what I'm talking about
    There is no need to be condescending and rude. I am well aware of who wrote the article and regardless it is well put. Seeing as how I have a degree in psychology, yes I know what the DSM-IV is. Again, the doctor said the patient is retarded. THAT is not a medical term. THAT is inappropriate and offensive.

    The term mental retardation is slowly being phased out. The DSM-IV is constantly changing and being updated. Hence why it's -IV and not simply DSM. You want an example? How about this you tell me where autism is supposed to be on that and I'll tell you what the appropriate change is.
    R U talking about using a ...
    if you are talking about sm

    training for Pharmacy Tech it is a six month course given through the community college but it is on line.  You also can get a six month extension so that makes it a year.  Also you probably can go straight through the company that gives the test and get in on it.  It is very indepth and intensive.  There is a contract they have worked out with Walgreens to get your clinical training.  If you want to know more please e-mail me.



    I know what you are talking about and I do
    type overlay.  It has a wide hole in the center of it, and you place it over your F-keys and it gives the commands of what the keys will do.  It is ohhh so helpful.  I worked inhouse for years and we had it when we first started using Meditech.  I still have it because I worked from home as well.  The hospital has since outsourced.  You need to ask the company you work for to ask their client to ask the Meditech people to get you one of these, or see if somehow you could contact Meditech yourself and see if they would send you one.  You'll have to Google Meditech for contact numbers I would guess.
    She is probably talking about the
    Hope scholarship program. I am in GA too. That's all I can think of.
    yes, that is what I am talking about -
    As long as I keep my grades up, it will not cost me anything to get a college degree. Now granted, I am not going to a big university - I am starting at a small community college where the fees are still smaller so that I do not have to get loans to help out. But, yes, our lottery funds are put into education in Georgia.
    What are you talking about? Who
    has said anything remotely like that? I'm starting to agree with the post below & think maybe you're just on here to purposely try to troll. This thread has become a waste of time.