Job Description

Extended Job Title
Medical Scribe

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
512701 - Ortho Surgery Dept Lbk Genl

Position Description
Charts encounters between physicians or other practitioners and patients in real time and organizes health care data to maximize efficiency and productivity of clinical care in real time during medical exams. Complies with specific standards that apply to the style of medical records and to the legal and ethical requirements for preparing medical documents and for keeping patient information confidential. Complies with HIPAA confidentiality standards when accessing or communicating patient information.

Requisition ID

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
  • Captures accurate and detailed description of patient encounters with a provider and enters into electronic medical record (EMR)
  • Accompanies providers and directly observes patient encounters
  • Documents name and signature on all transcribed services
  • Assist provider in navigating the EMR
  • Located information in EMR for physician review as needed
  • Documents name of provider rendering service and sends documentation to that provider for attestation and signature

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Work Location

HSC - Lubbock

Ortho Surgery Dept Lbk Genl

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Information and Records Clerks


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
High school diploma or GED. A minimum of two (2) years of job related experience.

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