GetMedicalTranscriptionJob - Transcribe


Retrieves information about a medical transcription job.

To view the job's status, refer to the TranscriptionJobStatus field. If the status is COMPLETED, the job is finished. You can then find your transcript at the URI specified in the TranscriptFileUri field.

Request Syntax

{ "MedicalTranscriptionJobName": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The name of the medical transcription job you want information about. This value is case sensitive.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 200.

Pattern: ^[0-9a-zA-Z._-]+

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "MedicalTranscriptionJob": { "CompletionTime": number, "ContentIdentificationType": "string", "CreationTime": number, "FailureReason": "string", "LanguageCode": "string", "Media": { "MediaFileUri": "string", "RedactedMediaFileUri": "string" }, "MediaFormat": "string", "MediaSampleRateHertz": number, "MedicalTranscriptionJobName": "string", "Settings": { "ChannelIdentification": boolean, "MaxAlternatives": number, "MaxSpeakerLabels": number, "ShowAlternatives": boolean, "ShowSpeakerLabels": boolean, "VocabularyName": "string" }, "Specialty": "string", "StartTime": number, "Tags": [ { "Key": "string", "Value": "string" } ], "Transcript": { "TranscriptFileUri": "string" }, "TranscriptionJobStatus": "string", "Type": "string" } }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


An object that contains detailed information about your medical transcription job. Returned fields include: CompletionTime, ContentIdentificationType, CreationTime, FailureReason, LanguageCode, Media, MediaFormat, MediaSampleRateHertz, MedicalTranscriptionJobName, Settings, Specialty, StartTime, Tags, Transcript, TranscriptionJobStatus, and Type.

Type: MedicalTranscriptionJob object


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


Your request didn't pass one or more validation tests. For example, if the entity that you're trying to delete doesn't exist or if it is in a non-terminal state (for example, it's "in progress"). See the exception Message field for more information.

HTTP Status Code: 400


There was an internal error. Check the error message and try your request again.

HTTP Status Code: 500


Either you have sent too many requests or your input file is too long. Wait before you resend your request, or use a smaller file and resend the request.

HTTP Status Code: 400


We can't find the requested resource. Check the name and try your request again.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: