The Scribe is responsible for direct patient care, & assisting provider with obtaining & maintaining patient records.
This position will report directly to the Clinic Site Manager.
JOB SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
Accompany physician into the patient examination room in order to transcribe a history and physical exam, and document accurately the physician’s encounter with the patient and others present.
List all proper diagnoses and symptoms as well as follow up instructions and prescriptions as dictated by the physician.
Transcribe patient orders including laboratory tests, radiology tests, medications, etc.
Document any procedures performed by the physician.
Maintain professional appearance and conduct at all times.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with physicians, staff and managements.
Document work processes as required.
High school diploma or equivalent.
6 months experience as a Medical Scribe. OR
6 months related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Recognition of physical exam process and ability to record exam details.
Computer proficiency and ability to quickly learn new applications.
Legible handwriting and ability to accurately record information.
Organizational skills with focus on tracking patient care and improving patient flow.
Professional demeanor and recognition of privacy considerations for patients and families,
Ability to multi-task efficiently and effectively.
Must be able to act calmly and effectively in a busy or stressful situation