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We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a FGP Transcriptionist.
The Transcriptionist (Scribe) performs administrative duties that assist the physician in expediting patient care by documenting all physician/patient interactions. Under the direction of physician Including assisting with recording the physician medical record documentation (electronic or paper) of patient history, physical exam findings, progress notes, procedure notes, follow-up of laboratory and diagnostic results, expediting consults, and assisting with recording the documentation for patient care and follow-up.
This position will have no direct involvement in patient care
- All other related duties as required.
- Document any procedures performed by the physician.
- Documents patient orders including laboratory tests, radiology tests, medications, etc.
- List all proper diagnoses and symptoms as well as follow up instructions and prescriptions as dictated by the physician.
- Ensure chart is available, with relevant lab work and test reports if indicated, for physician when the physician sees the patient.
- Documents results of laboratory and radiographic studies as dictated by the physician.
- Accompanies physician into exam room and transcribes history, including history of present illness, past medical and surgical history, family and social histories, medications and allergies, physical exam, laboratory and radiologic orders as dictated by the MD and document accurately the physicians encounter with the patient.
- Demonstrates knowledge of the organizations Service Standards and incorporates them into the performance of duties
Minimum of a two-year degree and/or college level education including health or medical related degree. Healthcare student - physician, nursing, physician assistant preferred. Two years of experience in medical records and/or a medical practice with electronic medical record experience preferred. Previous scribe experience is preferred. Knowledge of medical terminology. Ability to proofread very detailed materials and monitor work accurately. Ability to handle confidential material while protecting its strict confidentiality. Must be discreet, tactful, and modest in performance of duties so as not to distract medical staff from patient care. Good judgment, organizational ability, initiative, attention to detail, and the ability to be self-motivated are especially important qualities for this position.
Previous scribe preferred.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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