At Cedars-Sinai, we're motivated by a collective spirit of innovation and the challenge to continuously improve. Above all, we share a real passion for helping others. Day after day, from department to department, our people give their all to create a community unlike any other. This is just one of the many reasons U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals--and now we invite you to join us and make a difference every single day in service of this outstanding work - excellence and innovation in patient care, research, and community service. From working with a team of dedicated professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you'll have great resources to do something incredible--for yourself, and for others.
Dutie & Responsibilities
* Accompany the physician during the patient encounter. * Transcribe the physician dictated patient history, including history of present illness, review of systems, past medical, surgical, family and social histories, medication and allergies. * Transcribe the physical examination findings and procedures as performed by the physician. * Transcribe the results of laboratory and radiographic studies as directed by the physician. * Transcribe patient education and explanations of risks and benefits as performed by the physician. * Pend orders for referrals, tests, medications and procedures as directed by the physician. * Transcribe all proper diagnoses and symptoms as well as follow up instructions and prescriptions as directed by the physician. * Prepare and edit scribed document for physician review and signature. * Perform other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent - required College education in related health field strongly preferred.
Six months experience as a Medical Scribe or related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of related education and experience required.
Licenses & Certifications:
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification - required from the American Heart Association and/or the American Red Cross
Working Title: Medical Scribe - The Angeles Clinic
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.