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Document Preparation and Transcription Services

SIC 7338 | NAICS 561410

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Industry Analysis, Trends, Statistics, and Forecasts

Document Preparation Services  (view report)
Business Service Centers  (view report)

Comprehensive research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year growth forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Topics addressed in the reports include:

  • Market size, product segments, and major markets
  • Key statistics, market trends, and external drivers
  • Operating conditions and current performance
  • Competitive landscape and environment
  • Major company profiles and market shares
  • Five-year outlook and revenue forecast

Great Valley Publishing Co., Inc.
For The Record

Monthly publication features news and information for health information management professionals, with content sections including coding, reimbursement, transcription, compliance, privacy, electronic medical/health records (EMR/EHR), and technology, and with articles of specific interest to medical transcriptionists featured in the online "Transcription" section. Digital issues are available free online.

Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity
Information available from this organization includes:

Plexus e-Magazine
Quarterly publication features news and information for healthcare documentation professionals, with topics covered in the magazine including medical science, pharmacology, management, supervision, work environment, transcription styles and practices, instructional techniques, educational programs, and technology. Sample issue is available online; publication archives are available to members only.

Become a Healthcare Documentation Specialist / About Medical Transcription / about
Introductory sections provide an overview of the healthcare documentation specialist profession, with topics addressed in these sections including nature of the work; work environment; knowledge, skills, and abilities required; accredited educational training programs; certification requirements and levels; and career path and professional development information. All information can be viewed free online.

MTSO Benchmarking Survey Report
Biennial benchmarking survey provides healthcare documentation companies and professionals with insights and information on medical transcription service organization (MTSOs) practices and trends, with key areas covered by survey including company demographics, business and economic climate, the workforce, sales and marketing, and infrastructure. Survey is available at no charge to members.

Medical Transcription Market

Market research report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for this service sector on a global and regional basis, with information provided in the report including market size and forecast by end- users (e.g., hospitals, physician groups, and clinics) and global region and vendors profiled including Acusis, LLC, MModal, Inc., Nuance Communications, Inc., iMedX, Inc., and Precyse Solutions, LLC.

TMR Research
Research reports available from this organization include:

Document Preparation Services
Comprehensive study provides a detailed analysis of this service sector, with information provided for the North American market including market size and forecast by enterprise size (e.g., small/medium, large), application (e.g., commercial, investor, and legal), and end-use (e.g., retail, business, financial, and insurance, government, legal, automotive, manufacturing, IT and telecommunications, and other).

Medical Transcription Services
Market research report analyzes the market for this service sector on a global basis, with information provided in the report including market size and forecast by document type (e.g., history and physical report, operative note or report, consultation report, discharge summary, and pathology and radiology reports), mode of procurement (e.g., outsourcing, offshoring, and both), and global geographic region.

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Financial Statements and Financial Ratios

Industry Financial Ratios
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Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level including:

  • Income and expenses in dollars and percentages
  • Balance sheets in dollars and percentages
  • Profitability and return on investment ratios
  • Liquidity and working capital ratios
  • Asset turnover and efficiency ratios
  • Capital structure and debt service ratios

Document Preparation Services
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Financial benchmarking section of this report provides an analysis of industry income and expenses as a percentage of net revenue for firms that provide document processing and preparation services including word processing and desktop publishing; document composition, editing, and proofreading services; medical transcription and clinical documentation services; and related secretarial services.

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Compensation and Salary Surveys

PayScale, Inc.
Compensation resources available from this organization include:

Document Preparation Services
Free online service provides median salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for various job positions in this service sector such as account executive, operations manager, technical writer, legal assistant, document specialist, proofreader, and customer service specialist, with employers for which salary or hourly wage rates are provided including Nationwide Title Clearing, Inc. and, Inc.

Medical Transcription Services
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for job positions in this sector such as medical transcriptionist, medical scribe, medical copy editor/proofreader, quality control specialist, and customer service representative, with employers for which salary or hourly rate data is provided including Acusis, LLC, iMedX, Inc., MModal Inc., Nuance Communications, Inc., and TransDyne Inc.

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Business Valuation Resources

Business Valuation Resources, LLC
DealStats® - Private and Public Company Transaction Data

Interactive database provides detailed transaction data for over 38,000 private and public companies sold for prices ranging from under $250,000 to over $500,000,000, with valuation measures provided including market value of invested capital as a multiple of revenue, gross profit, EBIT, EBITDA, SDE, and book value of invested capital. User guide, free webinar, and sample reports are available online.

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