Medical Scribe - Emergency Medicine in Washington, DC at The GW Medical Faculty Associates.

Date Posted: 2/28/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    2120 L Street Northwest
    Washington, DC
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  • Experience:
    Up to 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Position Summary

This position has first-line responsibility for assisting the Department of Medicine Physician with various aspects of electronic medical record documentation. Enhances the ability of the physician to efficiently process paperwork associated with the office visit and any needed follow up. This individual will work closely with the physician and clinical staff to ensure that he/she is recording accurate medical information.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Must be able to document written, typed and/or computer medical information in to the electronic medical record system.
  • Must be able to transcribe the spoken word into words, symbols and terms which reflects the medical assessment of the clinical practitioners.
  • Must be able to distinguish between the different forms of medical results and physical findings and appropriately document them.
  • Must be able to assist the attending physician with routine office visit activities.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with clinical and non-clinical personnel.
  • Proficient in data entry via a computer. 




  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the Basic Sciences, English, Computer Science and/or a combination of education and training that will allow the individual to be successful.
  • Must be knowledgeable of medical terminology thru experience and/or attending and passing of a medical terminology class/course. 


  • One to three years of relevant experience in healthcare preferred.