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POST DATE 9/1/2016
END DATE 10/8/2016
Boston Medical Center
JOB DESCRIPTIONJOB OPPORTUNITY
JOB ID 2930062 DATE POSTED 08/31/2016 apply now
Boston Medical Center (BMC) is more than a hospital. It s a network of support and care that touches the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in need each year. It is the largest and busiest provider of trauma and emergency services in New England. Emphasizing community-based care, BMC is committed to providing consistently excellent and accessible health services to all and is the largest safety-net hospital in New England. The hospital is also the primary teaching affiliate of the nationally ranked Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and a founding partner of Boston HealthNet an integrated health care delivery systems that includes many community health centers. BMC provides a full range of pediatric and adult care services, from primary to family medicine to advanced specialty care.
BMC is also committed to our employees, who are a very important piece to who we are. We pride ourselves in providing equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law. BMC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.
Scribe will accompany physician in the outpatient clinic and document during patient visits. This is an excellent opportunity to gain clinical exposure, learn patient exam workflow and medical decision-making, strengthen medical terminology knowledge and develop documentation skills.
Performs accurate, real time charting of patient encounters. Timely enters patient information, including but not limited to patient history, physical exams, diagnostic findings, lab and test results, consultations with other providers, emergency department treatment course, diagnoses, discharge instructions and prescriptions.
Ensures complete documentation in the EHR, gathering information for the patient's visit, and partnering with the physician to deliver the pinnacle of efficient patient care.
Interacts professional with patients (the scribe observes but does not directly assist with patient care), physicians, hospital staff and other co-workers.
Complies with hospital and HIPAA policies, including those relating to confidentiality of patient information.
Other duties as assigned, including but not limited to training other Scribes and staff.