Job Description

The Scribe maximizes physician availability for direct patient care by absorbing clerical duties for documentation requirements and other non-clinical physician responsibilities.

  • Responsible for data entry into the Electronic Medical Record.
  • Ensures transcription of handwritten or electronic physician notes, including:
    • verbal communication from the physician
    • patient/doctor interactions
    • physical exam findings
    • medical decision making
    • medication orders
    • laboratory results
    • radiological reports
    • clinical reevaluations
    • consultations
    • dispositions
  • Organizes objective healthcare data, such as laboratory data results and prepared radiologist interpretations of xrays, CT scans, ultrasounds, and other methods of objective analysis.
  • Monitors the status of orders placed by the physician for each patient, including:
    • laboratory studies
    • radiology studies
    • procedures
    • medications
    • physician requests
  • Assumes responsibility for other non-clinical assignments such as obtaining old medical records, and locating previous studies.


Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous medical education or experience is preferred
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Medical Assistant Certification required

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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