Medical Scribe (Healthcare)

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Medical Scribe Job Description

 

Job Title: Medical Scribe

 

Location: [Insert location]

 

Job Type: Full-time/Part-time

 

Salary: [Insert salary range]

 

Job Summary:

 

We are seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Medical Scribe. In this role, you will be responsible for accurately documenting medical visits and procedures in real-time to ensure that all patient records are complete and up-to-date. You will work closely with healthcare providers to ensure that patient care is provided efficiently and effectively.

 

Responsibilities:

 

- Accompany healthcare providers during patient visits and document all medical procedures, diagnoses, and treatment plans in real-time

- Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records and ensure that all information is entered into the electronic health record system

- Communicate with healthcare providers and patients to clarify any unclear information and ensure that all medical information is accurate and complete

- Prepare and maintain all medical charts, including updating patient histories, medication lists, and other pertinent information

- Assist with scheduling appointments, following up on laboratory and imaging results, and communicating with other healthcare professionals as needed

- Maintain a professional and courteous demeanor with patients, families, and other healthcare professionals

- Ensure that all information is kept confidential and in compliance with HIPAA regulations

 

Qualifications:

 

- High school diploma or equivalent required; Associate or Bachelor’s degree in healthcare-related field preferred

- Minimum of 1 year of experience as a Medical Scribe or similar role preferred

- Knowledge of medical terminology and electronic health record systems

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

- Detail-oriented and able to work in a fast-paced environment

- Ability to maintain confidentiality and comply with HIPAA regulations

- Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends as needed

 

Physical Demands:

 

The Medical Scribe position may require standing or sitting for extended periods of time. The employee must be able to lift and carry up to 25 pounds.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified individuals. Please apply with your resume and a cover letter if you are interested in this position.