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Ophthalmic Scribe


- Fulltime   Position Summary: 
Scribes function to create an efficient patient care environment that enhances both patient and provider satisfaction by providing clerical assistance for the Neurology division. A medical scribe assists the physician with a variety of tasks; performing documentation in the EHR, gathering information for the patient's visit, and partnering with the provider to deliver the pinnacle of efficient patient care.

Position Requirements:
  • Applicant is based in Colorado.

Education:
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Experience:
  • Healthcare experience preferred, but not required
  • Medical terminology and/or anatomy and physiology course completion or equivalent experience
  • Experience or interest in learning ophthalmic scribing and testing
  • Enrollment or completion of a college degree is preferred
  • Interest in continuing into the medical field as a career preferred

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
  • Must be able to stand on the job for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to type and code all information into the medical records system
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of patients and employee information
  • Ability to comprehend multiple verbal instructions given
  • Demonstrate proficiency in typing and computer use
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work and participate in a team environment
  • Availability for a variety of shifts that add up to 32-40 hours a week, Monday – Friday
  • Ability to access and use the internet to work remotely to provide scribing assistance via telemedicine
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Job Responsibilities:
  • Be present for patient evaluations to efficiently create and edit the patient medical record based on the patient encounter.
  • Record patient subjective history and provider objective findings
  • Document procedures performed by the provider(s)
  • Import radiology reports, lab results and EKGs
  • Facilitate communication between providers and other staff
  • Perform other clerical tasks that optimize efficiency

The ideal candidate would have an interest in the areas of neurology and/or ophthalmology, and be willing to learn new neuro-ophthalmic skills including skilled ophthalmic testing and ophthalmic scribing.

Job Type:
Full-time