Articles should be from 700 to 2000 words in length and can be submitted via or on 3.5-inch disk (we can accept most formats, but please call us at 865-483-2332 or to verify). Send articles to MT Monthly, 106 Norway Lane, Oak Ridge, TN 37830. A printout of the article should be included. References should be cited for material taken from outside sources and for the spellings and definitions of any specialized terminology supplied in word lists. If your article is published, we will add three to six months to your subscription!
Article Ideas ... what our readers would like to see!
Book and software reviews Grammar, punctuation, and style The legalities of the medical record
Business issues Industry News Sample reports and terminology lists
Computer/software Educating/mentoring future MTs
Technology Updates, e.g., the computer-based patient record, voice recognition, transcription equipment, etc.
MT Proficiency Check
Take an interesting report (around 300 words) and make up 10 errors. Enclose the proficiency check, as well as answer key (explanations of errors are appreciated). If you proficiency check is used, we'll add three months to your subscription!
Bloopers are always appreciated, whether you send us one or a page full.