Basic Purpose of the Job: To increase the efficiency and productivity of the physician by allowing the provider to focus on direct patient care by accurately documenting all procedures, treatments, and interactions as they are being performed by health care provider into the electronic medical record. Medical Scribe experience is required.
Job Requirements : Minimum Education: High School/GED Required Minimum Work Experience: 1 year experience as scribe required.
Required Licenses/Certifications for position: NO Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:.Ability to listen to complex medical information and summarize in a clear, complete and concise fashion. Must be discreet, organized and have a strong attention to detail mindset. Must be proficient in typing with command of spelling, grammar, punctuation and oral communication to record information quickly .
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Light lifting, pushing and pulling is required for 10-20 lbs occasionally and frequent moving of objects of less than 10 lbs is required. Frequent sitting with some walking, standing, squatting, bending and reaching is required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
Internal Number: 7482
About East Tennessee Children's Hospital
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.