Posted: Saturday, January 6, 2018 7:41 AM
Job Description Position Summary The medical scribe is to assist the physician by accurately documenting the physician’s encounter with the patient as they are being performed. Anticipate physician needs to facilitate the flow of the clinic practice. Support the physician with other department specific duties. Education and Work Experience 1. High School Diploma or GED required 2. RMA, CMA, or LPN degree preferred 3. One to two years of experience in the health care field Knowledge and Skills 1. Prior knowledge of health care vocabulary and processes. 2. Effective oral and written communication skills. 3. Excellent interpersonal skills. 4. Computer literacy. 5. Ability to organize and prioritize work. 6. Self-directed work ethic. 7. Detail-oriented. 8. Dependable. Duties and Responsibilities 1. Accompany physician into the patient examination room in order to transcribe a history and physical exam, and document accurately the physician’s encounter with the patient. 2. List all proper diagnosis and symptoms as well as follow up instructions and set up prescriptions as dictated by the physician. 3. Input patient orders including laboratory tests, radiology tests, referrals, etc. 4. Document any procedures performed by the physician. 5. Assist physician by completing all documentation in the electronic medical record. 6. Assisting in maintaining an updated medical record. 7. Document discussions with the family and patient. 8. Monitor and organize tasks for the physician to ensure timely completion, and follow up is communicated to the patient regarding their care. 9. Assist in the coordination of consults and referrals. 10. Prepare the next day’s schedule by ensure the needed information is available in the EHR. 11. Monitor outstanding orders for the physician. 12. Monitor the encounter forms so they reflect the accurate charges. 13. If applicable, assist in the preparation of a patient’s paperwork and scheduling for procedures, surgeries, etc. 14. Assist in patient call backs. 15. Contribute to a positive work environment by acting and communicating in a positive manner with all customers, including patients, clients, co-workers, and management. 16. Other duties as assigned. Company Description Join on of the fastest growing heath care companies in the Tri-State area! Our company is built on traditional values and has created an amazing culture. We pride our self on low turnover and work tirelessly to deliver the best service to our patients. We strive to provide our team with a highly competitive pay program that includes bonuses and performance perks, great benefits, and a work/life balance that seems to be missing in healthcare. Our highly regarded team provides physician staffing to several hospitals in different states. Our outpatient centers focus on primary care, addiction medicine, rural health, and emergency medicine. We empower our employees to make their own decisions, control their own work flow, design processes that streamline care, and lead their department. Don't just be a number somewhere. Come join a team that is rapidly growing and offering new opportunities daily. EEO STATEMENT Ohio Valley Physicians Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Ohio Valley Physicians Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers , leaves of absence, compensation and training. Ohio Valley Physicians Inc. expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper inference with the ability of Ohio Valley Physician Inc. employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
• Location: Gallipolis, Huntington-Ashland
• Post ID: 10611352 huntington