The Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity of Washington invites you to join us for our first ever simultaneous live symposium and webinar!

Saturday, May 11, 2013, 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Attend onsite to meet speakers in person and network with colleagues or log in to the webinar simulcast from home or work.

Only $35 onsite or webinar early registration (Late registration, after May 4, 2013, is $40.)
Preapproved for 4 CECs  (3 MT Tools, 1 Professional Development)

Type of Registration:

Onsite location: Woodinville Alliance Church at 13940 NE 166th St, Woodinville, WA. Onsite registration begins at 8:30 a.m.  Lunch and beverages provided.

Webinar registrants: Attend the entire session, interacting virtually with speakers/audience, and also receive recordings of the webinar.

Register here online with credit card via PayPal or send payment via check payable to AHDI-WA to AHDI-WA Registrar, 3319 Federal Avenue, Everett, WA 98201.

All the Proof You Need by Ellen Drake, CMT
Increase your earning potential and job security by learning to proofread faster and more effectively in any role--MT, SRE, QA--and with any type of document, from medical reports to resumes and e-mail.

Faster, Faster, Faster:  Secrets of Success in Speech Recognition Editing by Ellen Drake, CMT
What are the limits to production in SR editing?   Identify and break down barriers, use guidelines to your advantage, maximize keystroke mechanics, and employ critical thinking under pressure.  Valuable information for both active and future SR editors.

Metamorphosis:  From MT to HDS by Patricia Stettler, CMT, AHDI-F
Your transformation from medical transcriptionist to Healthcare Documentation Specialist (HDS) is already underway.  Find out why and how this change affects your current job, your future in the industry, and any credentials you now hold.

Our Presenters

Ellen Drake, CMTEllen Drake, CMT, is a noted author and presenter on transcription practices.  She is a Development Editor at Health Professions Institute, former Director of Education for AHDI, and a former AHDI Educator of the Year.  She has authored numerous reference and textbooks for MTs, including Saunders Pharmaceutical Word Book, Sloane's Medical Word Book, and more.  Her complete CV is available at http://www.ellendrake.com.

Pat Stettler, CMT, AHDI-F
Patricia Stettler, CMT, AHDI-F, is the former director of a national online medical transcription training program.   She is  currently a member of the AHDI Credentialing Development Team, is very active in her state association (AHDI-WA), and  has been a former member of the AHDI National Board of Directors.   She has been in the industry for almost 30 years as an MT, MTSO, educator, and avid proponent of professional development and credentialing.   

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For more information, contact Georgia Green, CMT, at president@ahdi-wa.org.