Medical Office Scribe - Richmond ENT
Richmond ENT (Ear, Nose, & Throat) has an immediate opening for a medical scribe (Summer 2021). A one year commitment is expected. Starting salary is generally $12 per hour, although exceptions have been made for unusual candidates. Proficiency in Spanish is greatly appreciated.
This is considered a teaching internship. The principal duties are:
- to accompany the physicians and nurse practitioners into the examining room
- to prepare office notes while observing the practice of medicine
- to edit and refine the notes before returning them to the provider for signature
- serve as medical assistants; assisting the providers with minor procedures and keeping their rooms cleaned and prepared for the next patient
This is an excellent opportunity to learn the fundamentals of physical examination and medical history. The scribe will also learn appropriate and thorough documentation and office coding. Some scribes have also served as a research coordinators. Experienced scribes will independently interview patients and present their history to the attending physician. Office hours are typically 8 AM to 5 PM Monday through Thursday, and 8 AM to 2 PM on Friday. There are no nights or weekends.
Submit a letter of interest and resume to the practice administrator Lisa Boatwright (firstname.lastname@example.org)
For more information:
Visit the website (Richmond ENT) or call 804-330-5501