Illustration of a doctor in an exam room working on a computer

You might hire a medical scribe to:

  • Organize and manage patient health charts

  • Prepare lead doctors with patient records before sessions
  • Review and understand scribe policies and procedures

  • Assist in additional administrative work in the office

Required skills and qualifications
Preferred skills and qualifications
Understanding of medical record software
Experience working in a medical office
Highly adaptable with excellent multitasking skills
Deep familiarity with medical terminology
Ability to type quickly and efficiently
Clear verbal and written communication skills
Vast knowledge of medical scribe workflow
Willingness to learn new scribing techniques
Strong organization skills
Excellent interpersonal skills