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Medical Scribe - GAP year (64735)

Curana Health

Curana Health

High Point, NC, USA
Posted on Friday, June 14, 2024

Job Details

High Point, NC - High Point, NC
Full Time

Description

Curana Health is a provider of value-based primary care services exclusively for the senior living industry, including in nursing homes, assisted/independent living facilities, CCRC/life plan communities and affordable senior housing communities. Curana Health serves more than 1,100 senior living community partners across 30 states and participates in both the MSSP ACO, ACO Reach and Medicare Advantage programs with CMS. Backed by more than $300M in venture capital funding, the organization is poised to disrupt care delivery in senior living on a meaningful scale through innovative care models and applied analytics.

SUMMARY

The role of the Medical Scribe is to assist medical providers in documentation of patient encounters. Scribes accompany the provider into the exam room and document the patient-provider encounter as it is verbalized in real time. Scribes require access to Electronic Medical Records to gather data for the provider, including but not limited to prior medical records and lab/radiology results. The goal of a scribe is to allow the provider to focus directly on the patient while maintaining accurate documentation. Scribes are unlicensed and do not participate in patient care. They require no training or background in the medical field. A scribe may not act independently and all documentation is reviewed and validated by the provider before submission.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF POSITION

  • Accompany provider into the examination area and transcribe medical findings in real time
  • Complete additional needed physician documentation
  • Inform the provider when lab results are completed and enter results into chart
  • Look up pertinent medical records from prior medical visits
  • Track and enter the results of radiology reports
  • Document all medical procedures performed and ordered by the provider
  • Enter the patients plan of care into the Electronic Medical Record database
  • Follow all documentation compliance standards
  • Additional duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to work with a diverse group of individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Strong communication skills are required; must be able to effectively communicate thoughts and actions through various forms of communication including verbal, written and oral
  • Strong interpersonal skills and computer literacy
  • Committed individual who can prioritize their workload and manage conflicting demands in order to work efficiently
  • Ability to work with highly confidential patient information
  • Must be able to speak and interpret English fluently to perform documentation effectively
  • Ability to type 40+ words per minute required
  • High school graduate or equivalent required, some college preferred
  • Current or previous enrollment in Pre-Medical, Medical, or Nursing school preferred
  • Medical terminology strongly preferred

Curana Health is dedicated to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity. We affirm, in policy and practice, our commitment to diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition as defined by applicable or state law, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state and local laws and ordinances.

The EEO policy applies to all personnel matters as outlined in our company policy including recruitment, hiring, transfers, and general treatment during employment.