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Scribe - Emergency Department

Sanford Health
Bemidji, MN 56601

Job Title: Scribe | Emergency Department | Bemidji


State: Minnesota


Job Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 10 hr


The Scribe accompanies the physician into the patient exam room in order to transcribe a history, physical exam, patient instructions, disposition, and document accurately the physician's encounter with the patient and others present. Has basic knowledge of anatomy, physiology, surgery, diagnostic tests, pharmacology and the various medical specialties. Displays professional appearance and conduct while promoting an atmosphere of mutual respect and cooperation. Maintain and demonstrate an understanding of the team approach to patient care and documentation. Knowledge of organizational policies, and computer applications. Proficiently navigates the electronic medical record. Excellent time management, organization and communication skills (written and verbal) are required. Demonstrates an ability to maintain confidentiality and privacy in accordance with governing regulations.


The Scribe acts as an assistant to the medical provider by documenting the medical chart of each patient within the electronic medical record. Primary responsibilities include documentation of accurate and entailed information of patient visits, accompanying the provider throughout the patient visit, and complying with privacy policies. The ideal candidate with provide the highest quality customer service to patient, adhere to practice protocols and processes, and effectively manage the volume of work without allowing quality to be compromised.Scribes accompany the physician upon patient interview and examination.Scribes document the physician dictated patient history, including history of present illness, review of systems, past medical and surgical history, family and social histories, medications and allergies.Scribes document physical examination findings and procedures as performed by the physician.Scribes document the results of laboratory and radiographic studies as dictated by the physician.Scribes document the correct time of patient care related activities, including physician to physician communication, family communication and re-examination of the patient.When the physician concludes the patients encounter, the scribe will review with the provider the documentation for accuracy.Maintain and demonstrate an understanding of the team approach to patient care and documentation.Complete and present the medical record in collaboration with the supervising physician.



High School Graduate. Minimum one-year and 2 shifts per week availability to work. Strong computer/typing skills required. Medical terminology experience in a clinical setting or completion of a medical terminology course preferred. Healthcare student physician, nursing, physician assistant, healthcare administration, etc. preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community,

across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application,

please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

In compliance with federal law requiring employers to verify new employees' U.S.

employment eligibility, Sanford participates in E-Verify. To learn more click here for English Version at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf or here for Spanish Version at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf .

City: Bemidji

State: Minnesota

Job Function: Administrative Support

Job Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req20349


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