We are seeking a full-time Medical Scribe to join our staff.
The ideal applicant would have the following qualifications/skills:
The Medical Scribe position must be able to work Monday –Friday schedule; Flexible hours determined by the Physicians.
Responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
Document the physicians dictated patient history, physical examination, family, social, and past medical history as well as document procedures, lab results, dictated radiographic impressions made by the supervising physician and any other information pertaining to the patient’s encounter.
Medical Scribes are assigned to work with one physician at a time.
Medical Scribes accompany the physician upon patient interview and examination.
Medical Scribes document the physician dictated patient history, including history of present illness, review of systems, past medical and surgical history, family and social histories, medications and allergies.
Medical Scribes document physical examination findings and procedures as performed by the physician.
Medical Scribes document the results of laboratory and radiographic studies as dictated by the physician.
Medical Scribes document the correct time of patient care related activities, including physician to physician communication, family communication and re-examination of the patient.
When the physician concludes the patient’s encounter, the physician will review all.
Documentation completed by the Scribe, make any necessary amendments, and sign the chart.
The physician is ultimately responsible for documentation of the patient’s encounter.
The physician and the Scribe will make “chart rounds” to review patient status, delays, and any other care-related issues.
All orders for patient care must be communicated by the physician and not the Medical Scribe.
Medical Scribes do not participate in any patient care and should refer all requests related to patient care to the responsible physician or nursing staff; including, but not limited to, transporting specimens, answering phones, assisting patients, calling physicians, etc.
Communicate in a professional and respectful manner.
Other duties as assigned .
High school graduate or equivalent.
Minimum one-year of experience in a medical office required.
Accurate data entry skills. Completion of a medical terminology course or one year medical terminology experience is a plus.
Professional appearance is required. Must comply with dress code set out by the company standards.
Excellent commuters and typing skills required.
Excellent organizational skills, ability to manage multiple responsibilities.
Excellent writing, editing, and proofing skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent customer service skills. Experience with Gaina software preferred but not required.
Email resumes to email@example.com
or fax resumes to 423-648-6502
Location/Region: Chattanooga, TN (US - 37411)