Location : ATLANTIS
Job Type : Contract to Direct
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 1+
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Industry : Medical Office
Job Category : Healthcare - Medical Office
Job Description :
Medical Scribe must have a basic understanding of medical terminology, be able to type fast, be attentive to details, able to navigate an EMR.
The Medical Scribe is responsible for recording pertinent medical histories, physical exam findings, diagnostic results, assessments and plans into the electronic medical record. Typically, the scribe meets with the doctor at the beginning of their shift and previews the patient's charts. They accompany the doctor to the exam room, write down details about the patient's medical history, the physical exam, any suggested procedures, treatments or lifestyle changes, diagnoses, prescriptions and discussion of side effects or risks of various treatments. They check patient charts to confirm they are complete and track down any missing details. The scribe must be able to type fast, pay attention to details and communicate effectively in the English language.
Additionally, they must have a solid understanding of medical terminology and be willing to learn medical terms and procedures related to infectious diseases.
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