Medical Scribe - Orthopedics
Job ID: R0033147 | Health Services Administrative | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
Scribes shadow resident physicians and attending physicians and complete all documentation tasks through real-time, on-site medical transcription. Also responsible for ensuring thoroughness of medical documentation and coordination and integration of medical tests/labs/imaging for ready access by the physicians.
  • Shadows physicians during patient encounters and ensures that medical documentation is complete according to all appropriate guidelines. Takes notes on patients and completes the medical chart.
  • Performs random chart reviews for quality assurance medical documentation purposes.
  • Keeps chart deficiencies to less than 5%.
  • Assists the physician with communicating their patient care plans with other physicians, nurses and patient care technicians.
  • Ensures patient care flow has optimal efficiency to keep patient care at a high quality and the efficiency of patient flow maximized. This will be monitored by physician semiannual reviews.
  • Provides timely submission and retrieval of tests on behalf of the physician.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience: Real-time scribe, medical or other type of chart or record-creating experience.
  • Licensure: None.
  • Skills: Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel).

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings and programs.



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