The Scribe is a critical position uniquely partnered with our Physicians and Providers with specific attention on enhancing the direct care of patients. The primary role of the medical scribe is to assist the physician with documentation of patient's medical record during patient appointment.
Transcribing the patient examination in real time into an Electronic Health Record (EHR)Understanding clinical workflowAssure all patient medical records are present prior to visitAssure that patient notes are signed in a timely mannerWill be the liaison between medical records and physicianChecking on the progress of x-rays and other patient dataPerforming other non-clinical duties as assigned
Type a minimum of 55WPM LPN or Medical AssistantMinimum 2 years clinical experienceWorking knowledge of medical terminology and accepted abbreviations a must Recognition of physical exam process and ability to record exam details Professional demeanor and recognition of privacy considerations for patients and familiesKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIESInitiative, communicator, problem solver Good grammar, punctuation and spelling a mustProactive - anticipates and plans for problems before they ariseService Excellence - responsive, informs constituents of process, pleasant to work with, educates and provides timely, accurate information Organized - manages time effectively, keeps tasks appropriately prioritizedCritical Thinking - ability to think through issues and identify appropriate optionsWork Ethics - motivated, diligent, industrious and persistent in the workplace, stays on tasks to completion, works at a fast pace to ensure optimal efficiencyMaintains a professional appearance at all times.Interpersonal - can build effective, strong working relationships with employees, colleagues, management, consultants, and media through trust, communication, and credibilityTeam - ability to work with others, serve others, help others, lead others, mentor others, take directions from others in the interest of moving process and programs forward to the desired outcome. Emotional Intelligence - ability to not take issues personal, see the big picture in emotionally charged situations and respond in a mature, professional, composed mannerSelf-Awareness - ability to reflect, understand limitations, and seek appropriate assistance and guidanceJudgment - exercises discretion and due diligence when making decisions and recommendationsQuality - is able to perform work in a neat, efficient, well-coordinated, well communicated manner with a high degree of accuracy and professionalismPresentation - can speak in front of people to deliver necessary material or messagingExtensive experience in working with word, excel and other office programs.