Trinity Health Medical Scribe, per diem - Cardiology Associates in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
This scribe position is on-site at the physician's office where one would be in the room with the patient and the doctor doing live scribing.
A member of Trinity Health, Holy Cross Hospital is a full-service, non-profit, Catholic, teaching hospital operating in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy.
Scribes are assigned to work with one physician per shift.
Scribes accompany the physician upon patient interview and examination.
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.
Scribes document physical examination findings and procedures as performed by the physician.
Scribes document the results of laboratory and radiographic studies as dictated by the physician.
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 Scribe.
- High School Diploma required
Experience & Skills:
- Knowledgeable of Microsoft Word and Powerpoint.
- Able to type 50+ words per minute
- Able to operate office equipment.
- Familiarity with medical terminology
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Job Number: 00153659
Location: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Organization Name: Holy Cross Hospital
Facility: HCHFL - Holy Cross Hospital
Employment Type: Part time
Shift: Day Shift