Scribe

Scribe

Date Posted: May 26, 2017
Department: Graham Medical Group - Medical Support
Status: Full-Time
Shift: 1st Shift

The applicant in this position will function as a member of the health care team working side by side with an OB doctor as a personal documentation assistant.  The scribe accompanies the doctor into the patient room, taking notes to document completely the physician-patient encounter.  Additionally, the scribe assists the physician with other tasks that will make the patient encounter more efficient, such as documenting results of labs and consultations.  In the process, the scribe gains a working knowledge of medical terminology, treatments, and pathophysiology.

The applicant in this position must have a high school diploma or equivalent preferred.  CNA, Medical Assistant or one year of nursing school or current EMT certification preferred.  1-3 years experience in/with medical terminology and grammar, typing, editing and proofing own work required.  1-3 years experience in/with computers and printers required