Medical Scribe (Staff Wage)
Job ID: R0033222 | Health Services Administrative | Part Time | Charlottesville, VA
Medical Scribes provide research and clinical assistance to faculty by performing on-site medical transcription. They work directly with patients to obtain patient data and specimens as required by protocols. They enter data into project and medical record databases and assist with documentation. They may accompany physicians on patient accounters to record accurate medical information, including notes of communication, past medical records, laboratory results, etc.

Medical Scribes provide research and clinical assistance to faculty by performing on-site medical transcription. They work directly with patients to obtain patient data and specimens as required by protocols. They enter data into project and medical record databases and assist with documentation. They may accompany physicians on patient accounters to record accurate medical information, including notes of communication, past medical records, laboratory results, etc.
  • Ensures patient charts are accurate and thoroughly documented according to University and Medical Center policies.
  • Collects and enters data into medical records and study databases.
  • Assists faculty and researchers with reports, researching records and disposition of information.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Specific Responsibilities:
  • Will be working in the COVID testing clinic.
  • Will be trained and fitted for PPE.
  • Will assist in specimen collection and patient education.
  • If COVID clinic demand decreases, would look to float into other clinical areas of medical services to serve in scribe/provider and nurse support role.

This is a wage position that is not eligible for leave or other benefits and is limited to 1500 hours of work in a year. For more information, refer to the Wage Employment link: http://uvapolicy.virginia.edu/policy/HRM-029

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to employment. This position will also require an education verification and health screen.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
  • Education: Bachelor's degree in a healthcare or science-related field on or before start date.
  • Experience: No experience required.
  • Licensure: None.

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



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