SPi Skills Assessment

Online Employment and Skills Assessment

Welcome to the SPi medical transcription skills assessment site.

SPi recognizes that medical transcriptionists are professionals in documenting patient care. To attract and retain the very best transcriptionists in the country, SPi offers a comprehensive and highly competitive compensation and benefits package.

This site is designed to assess your medical transcription skills. The following information will guide you through the assessment process. Exam results will be sent directly to a recruiter at SPi.

Exam Procedure

You will first be asked to complete a preliminary examination to test general language and medical terminology skills. This exam will require approximately 7-10 minutes to complete. Upon successful completion of this preliminary exam you will be automatically directed to the next portion of the Skills Assessment Exam.

The objective portion of the exam will require approximately 30-45 minutes to complete. Some of the topics covered in this exam are grammar, word differentiation, terminology, plurals, abbreviations, physiology, laboratory and x-ray, physical examination, surgery and anatomy.

Javascript must be enabled to use this site.

Please enable Javascript then refresh this page or click here to continue.

To enable Javascript:

  • Internet Explorer 6 and 7
    1. Click Tools then Internet Options... from the main menu.
    2. Select the Security tab a the top of the Internet Options windows.
    3. Select the Internet icon from the list of zones at the top of the Security options.
    4. Click "Custom level..."
    5. Scroll down to Active Scripting.
    6. Under Active Scripting click Enable.

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5 and 2.0
    1. Click Tools then Options... (or Firefox then Preferences on the MAC) from the main menu.
    2. Select the Content button at the top of the window the appears.
    3. Click the box by Enable Javascript to put a checkmark in it.

  • Safari
    1. Click Safari then Preferences from the main menu.
    2. Select the Security tab.
    3. Click Enable JavaScript to put a checkmark by it.

System Requirements to Complete This Evaluation:
  • Browser Requirements
  • Operating System Requirements
    • Windows 7, or Windows 8/8.1, or Windows 10
    • or
    • Mac OS X 10.9 or newer (10.10 or newer suggested)
  • Javascript must be enabled. This is enabled in most browsers by default.
  • Hardware Requirements
    • Speakers/headphones to hear audio dictations
The following foot pedals are support for transcription assessments: