for medical transcription services (Bid # 108). Medical Transcription Services are required for the Family Practice Residency Program in Carbondale, IL during the period 9/1/01 - 6/30/02 with an option to renew for 2 additional 1 fiscal year periods (July 1 - June 30 of each year). Timely and accurate transcription services are required within 48 hours or less from the time of dictation from the providers to the time the dictation is printed for Carbondale, IL. The transcriptionist(s) should have a medical terminology background and be familiar with medical abbreviations, and types of medications. They should also be familiar with problem oriented medical record and SOAP format. Vendors must describe, including the company's quality assurance plan, the number of employees and their experience in providing medical transcription services.
(Submitted by Pam Speer, State Purchasing Officer.)