Health care analysts compile important medical data through the use of computer-based applications. They usually work full-time at health care agencies or hospitals gathering, compiling, modeling, validating, and analyzing data needed by the company.

Medical transcriptionists listen to voice recordings that physicians and other healthcare professionals make and convert them into written reports. They may also review and edit medical documents created using speech recognition technology. Transcriptionists interpret medical terminology and abbreviations in preparing patients’ medical histories, discharge summaries, and other documents.