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Medical Scribes for Pediatricians

Physicians are more frequently turning to medical scribes to help relieve the growing pressure for electronic documentation in the form of EMRs. Pediatricians benefit from medical scribes because of the… Read More

How a Medical Scribe Helps a Family Medicine Practice

  The American Board of Family Practice was officially recognized in 1969, but the “specialty” has been around as long as medical doctors have existed. And as long as the… Read More

Matching the Right Medical Scribe to Physician

Every medical practice is different, and not all hospitals are alike. When it comes to selecting the right scribe to work with a physician, it is imperative that the unique… Read More

Top 10 Reasons to Hire a Scribe

Internal linking note: When publishing link to this post from physician-scribe relationship  “think you’ll find many advantages.” The one finite resource we have is time, and for physicians in the… Read More

How to Improve Your Case Mix Index

Case mix index (CMI) is a critical measurement hospital CFOs and Directors monitor closely. It is the metric by which the relative cost of treating patients covered by Medicare is… Read More

MIPS Scoring Methodology: What you need to know

In 2014, Congress made significant changes to Medicare with the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). MACRA repealed the reimbursement formula, Medicare Part B Sustainable Growth Rate… Read More

The Medical Scribe Onboarding Process

If you are considering implementing a medical scribe program, you will want to know how the process, training and timeline will work. Based on your organization’s size and goals, we… Read More

Medical Scribing: The general flow of an office visit.

Last week, we shadowed one of our medical scribes, Christina, and reviewed our specialty medical scribe training process. This week, she shares with us the general flow of the office… Read More

How Scribekick’s Medical Scribes are Trained

Medical scribes receive customized training to ensure the most effective assistance for the physician.   Recruiting Scribekick’s training process begins at the recruiting stage. We recruit medical scribes from America’s… Read More

How to Justify the Cost of Medical Scribes to Your Administrator

We know it’s not always up to you alone to make the decision to bring efficiency into your practice and hire a medical scribe.  You may need to justify the cost… Read More