SCRIBEAMERICA, LLC Medical Scribe in DES MOINES, Iowa
Start Your Career in Healthcare with ScribeAmerica! No Previous Experience Required!Joining ScribeAmerica's team as a Scribe will be one of the most impactful and rewarding experiences of your life. A Scribe is on the "front-line" of healthcare, serving as an integral member of the care team and acting as a physician's personal efficiency partner. While a Scribe does not perform clinical work (e.g., does not touch patients, does not practice medicine), s/he is completely immersed in the healthcare ecosystem by standing elbow-to-elbow with a physician or nurses for 8+ hours each day.Whether it's helping you gain entrance into medical/nursing school, giving you priceless advice and insight, or just leading by example as a consummate professional, your partnering physician will profoundly affect your future as a healthcare professional. Your Scribe experience--the people you meet, the relationships you develop, the encounters you witness- will change your life! Don't wait, apply to be a Scribe today!Job Highlights:Offers one-on-one time with physician and other healthcare providersExposure to an emergency, inpatient, or outpatient environmentObserve a wide variety of cases from trauma to pediatricsDevelop lasting relationships with your partnering physician with the potential for letters of recommendationPaid training to all hired employees that provides a crash course in medicine, including terminology, disease processes, procedures, medications, medical decision making, and moreGreat alternative career for those of CNA, MA, EMT, or paramedic backgroundsFlexible scheduling for college studentsAs a scribe, you will:Accompany the healthcare provider into patient examination rooms in order to transcribe the patient's history, physical exam findings, consultations, labs, X-rays, and other evaluations, as stated by the provider, directly in the medical recordPrepare plans for follow-up care, as directed by the providerProcess admitted and discharge paperworkProvide advanced support to providers, including documenting phone calls, alerting the physician when labs/radiology reports are complete, grabbed faxes, etc.Qualifications and Requirements:The minimum availability required for our medical scribe positions is 2 shifts per week; shifts range 8-12 hours longIt is the company's hope that this will be a long-term position. This is not intended to be a seasonal roleMust have a high school diploma or equivalentMust have a passion for medicine and desire to growMust be adaptable and be willing to take constructive criticismAbility to multitask and prioritizeAbility to work in a stressful and fast-paced environmentAbility to operate a computer and/or laptop through proficient typing, clicking, and viewing a monitor for extended periodsAbility to type at least 40 words per minute preferredAbility to move about and follow a healthcare provider for extended periods of timeAbility to read, write, and comprehend through listening, and speak fluent EnglishMust have a computer or access to a computer for virtual/online training.