Fairview Health Services  Scribe in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Scribe

Specialty Medical Support Staff

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (West Bank)

Department Emergency Physicians

Hours per 2 weeks casual

Shift Rotating day/evening

Date Posted 03/13/2018

Job Number 18-71822

Job Description:

The Scribe follows the emergency physician into the patient's room and enters information into a computer using a specially designed template. As the doctor dictates, the Scribe records the patient' s medical history, the reason for the visits, and the results of the physician exam. The Scribe enters orders for lab tests and X-rays, records the results of diagnostic tests, and helps the physician and the nurse keep track of the patient in the ED. After the doctor reviews the chart, he or she enters the diagnosis and plan of care, and signs the chart electronically.

Job Qualifications:

Completion of 2-3 years of college course work toward a Bachelor's Degree in pre-med, nursing, or physician assistant.

Preferred knowledge of medical terminology and computer proficiency.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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