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Multimedia & Design

Multimedia & Design services by CACTUS span a range of genres and formats, enabling pharmaceutical and device companies worldwide to meet their print and virtual publication requirements through engaging, effective corporate communications materials.

CACTUS offers specialized transcription services across a range of subjects including medicine and the life sciences. Our transcription services span the entire spectrum of digital and non-digital audio and video formats, and include a range of related repurposing solutions.

Service options

We offer three customizable levels of English-language transcription. We can also meet your Japanese transcription requirements.

Basic transcription for accurate repurposing of content

  • Cost-effective basic transcription
  • One level of check
  • Suitable for personal use, record keeping, internal distribution

Transcription + subject-area edit
Technically accurate transcript for external distribution or media/Web publication

  • Reader-friendly transcripts with optimum accuracy
  • Second-round check by subject-area expert
  • Verbatim transcription (excluding "uh" and "um")
  • Template customization
  • Suitable for external distribution, media/Web publication, translation

Transcription + language and technical accuracy check for publication-ready transcript

  • Ready-to-publish transcript – up to 50% reduction in length
  • Complete grammar check
  • Suitable for print publishing
Team and expertise

Our team has more than 15,000 hours of transcription experience. We have over 40 professional transcriptionists, editors, and QC specialists who are recruited via a stringent recruitment process and undergo an intensive month-long training program. Our transcriptionists are

  • subject-area experts with experience in medicine, business, podcast, media, IT, and engineering transcription
  • proficient across a variety of audio and video media, ranging from traditional analog tapes to high-definition digital media
  • experienced in transcribing heavy accents and various dialects
The CACTUS promise
  • Quick and cost-efficient content re-purposing
  • Access to professionals with outstanding transcription capabilities across a range of subjects
  • Guaranteed on-time delivery, speedy turnaround times, and prompt customer service
  • Assured quality and confidentiality with our ISO-certified quality and IT security systems
  • Convenient and customized payment options
  • A dedicated relationship manager

Client speak

Thank you for your assistance. The response of your staff was appropriate and correct. Our requirements and expectations were well understood and appropriately addressed.

Dr. Hiroaki Kanai
Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi, Japan

Client successes

Every day, we help businesses across the globe communicate effectively. See how we help our clients break through the confines of cost, resources, and language to achieve their goals. Read our client success stories.


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