Lakeshore Talent

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Lakeshore Talent is partnered with one of the Midwest's leaders in healthcare in search of a Medical Scribe to support an Ophthalmology Clinic in Downtown Chicago, IL. This position will start as a 3 month contract with potential for extension and or permanent hire at the end of the contract.

Shift: Monday-Friday; 8:00am-5:30pm
Pay: $16/hour


  • Accompanies provider during patient interviews and examinations
  • Records positive and negative findings in patient history and physical examination including history of present illness, past medical/surgical history, social history, review of systems, medications, allergies, and family history
  • Records procedures, Provider review of lab tests, Provider review and impression of diagnostic images and/or review of radiologist interpretations
  • Records patient care activities including Provider-provider communication, family communication, and re-examination of the patient
  • Assists with preparation of paperwork for disposition of patients from clinic setting
  • Assists the Provider(s) in navigating the EHR (Epic)
  • Researches information requested by the Provider
  • Locates information for review (previous notes, reports, test results, and laboratory results)
  • Complies with all NMHC policies, including those relating to confidentiality of patient information, and all local, State and Federal guidelines for documentation, confidentiality and privacy (HIPAA)
  • Ensures documentation in the EMR includes a statement that Document has been prepared at the direction and in conjunction with Provider along with the Scribes name and title, and that the Provider has included an attestation regarding the accuracy of the note
  • Generates and prints patient plan with scribe name on bottom


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Basic medical terminology and coding knowledge
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to communicate and interact professionally with others
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to actively listen and observe
  • Keyboard proficiency and the ability to operate a personal computer and related software applications
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a dynamic, highly-stressful environment that routinely involves exposure to highly-sensitive personal medical issues
  • Ability to problem solve under pressure
  • Understanding of and commitment to appropriate protection of confidential patient information

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience working as a Medical Scribe
  • Medical Scribe certification

Job ID: 44853

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