Is Medical Transcription A Legitimate Home Based Business?
Medical Transcriptionists have three options when deciding how they want to work: 1) Work inside a call center, practice, hospital, etc.- if you take this route then you could make the equivalent of a regular employee depending on your skill, accuracy and geographic location. As with any other job you will be supplied with everything you need (including benefits) by your employer. 2) Work as an independent/self employed medical transcriptionist – This is when you work completely for/by yourself, you take care of your taxes, you sign up and maintain your own client/accounts, you market your services, you provide your own benefits, etc. Simply put, you own the company so you do whatever you must to make it a success. Or; 3) Contract with a company – with this type of medical transcription you are referred to as Statutory Employee. It is the same as the above mentioned position with the exception that the company you contract might give you certain equipment to do the job their way and th