Responsibilities This is a part-time scribe position (10 hours or less per week) supporting a provider in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. The ideal candidate will have strong listening and multi-tasking skills, judgment, attention to detail, and an interest in the medical field. In addition, the ideal candidate will be comfortable working with diverse populations in varying states of dress with varying medical needs. In this position you will be required to follow and observe provider for extended periods to accurately document patient encounters. Specific duties include:
Essential Functions and Responsibilities (may vary by location, specialty) • Accompany provider into examination room to accurately and efficiently document patient encounters • Accurately use medical terminology in all documentation • List all proper admission or discharge diagnoses as well as follow-up care instructions as dictated by provider • Document the time and reasoning for, but not electronically submit, patient orders including lab tests, radiology tests and medications • Document any procedures performed by provider • Work under pressure, within time constraints. Must be able to act calmly and effectively in a busy or stressful situation • Understand and observe legal concepts (e.g. HIPAA, confidentiality) • Other duties as assigned by supervisor
All required qualifications must be documented on application materials.
Required: • HS Diploma or equivalent • Available Tuesdays from 8:00am until 5:00pm • Medical industry experience or interest in the field of medicine
Preferred: • Sophomore level in college (or higher) • Basic understanding of medical terminology • Previous scribe experience
Internal Number: 336539
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