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Scribe - Emergency Medicine - Kaweah Health Care District

Vituity
Visalia, CA 93291
  • Job Code
    210001UZ

Visalia, CA - Seeking Entry Level Scribe

Gain Experience Working Side-By-Side With Frontline Physicians

As part of our Medical Scribe program, you play a vital role in supporting physicians and health care providers while gaining first-hand knowledge and practical experience in the field. At Vituity we know the impact you can have.

Join the Vituity Team. At Vituity, our core values matter. We embody a Culture of Caring by approaching every human interaction with compassion and heart. With a Servant Leadership philosophy, we focus on what we can accomplish when we put our patients and colleagues first. An Ownership Mentality means we all have mutual accountability to drive positive change for Vituity as a whole. Finally, our focus on Innovation enables all of us to re-imagine healthcare and bring about lasting change. Ultimately, we are unified around the common purpose of transforming healthcare to improve lives, and we believe everyone has a role to play in that. Help us shape the future of healthcare.

Vituity Locations: Vituity has opportunities at 450 practices across the country, serving 8 million patients a year. As part of the Vituity Scribe Program, there are multiple opportunities to fit your needs, including gaining experience in units such as the Emergency Department, Intensivist Care, Telemetry and Medical-Surgical.

The Opportunity

  • Firsthand exposure to a clinical setting for undergraduates or post baccalaureate students pursuing a career in healthcare
  • Great opportunity for students taking time off before Medical, PA or NP school
  • Scribe hours are counted towards clinical training for most PA and medical school programs
  • Work one-on-one with physicians and other health care providers. Become proficient in medical terminology and put you a few steps ahead of someone else that is entering the same program as you and has not had this experience
  • Outstanding networking and resume building opportunities.
  • Connect with our scribe alumni for mentorship opportunities
  • Completion of scribe application test is required - if applying to more than one scribe position, you are not required to take the eskill assessment test beyond the first time, unless wanting a better score from your first time.
  • If the site you are applying for is hiring, you will be contacted by a recruiter only if your skills and experience best match the requirements of the current job opportunity
  • Due to the high volume of applicants, we are not able to respond to phone inquiries regarding application status at this time

Required Experience and Competencies
  • Responsible and mature demeanor with a passion for medicine
  • Strong writing skills
  • Quick and accurate typing speed
  • Experience with medical terminology, human anatomy and human physiology is preferred
  • Fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (two weeks after a second shot of a two-dose vaccine of Pfizer or Moderna or after a single-dose vaccine of Johnson & Johnson) or have an approved exemption
  • CA health care workers will be required to get a COVID-19 booster by February 1, 2022
  • Each scribe works 2-3 shifts per week (including weekends and a holiday)
  • Ability to stand, walk and follow a physician for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work in a stressful and fast paced environment
  • 1 year commitment, continuous one year, not a summer position
  • Excellent follow through
  • Self-motivated

The Practice

Kaweah Health Medical Center - Visalia, CA

  • Our hospital is an ACS recognized Level III trauma center with an annual ED census of around 90,000
  • We are a primary stroke center, STEMI receiving center, and have a mental health hospital and rehabilitation hospital in Visalia
  • As the largest hospital in Tulare County and the only trauma center for a catchment area of nearly 500,000, our residents receive exceptional experience in caring for patients from all walks of life with a wide array of presenting complaints
  • The 6 current ACGME accredited residency programs are: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Psychiatry, General Surgery, Anesthesiology, and Transitional Year.

The Community
  • A picturesque community with stunning landscapes and excellent cost of living
  • Incredible outdoor activities (hiking, world-class fishing, mountain biking, camping, skiing), and much more!
  • Centrally located in California which is within a few hours of Monterey, Yosemite, Kings Canyon, Sequoia National Forest, San Francisco, and Los Angeles

Benefits & Beyond

Vituity cares about the whole you. With our comprehensive benefits package, we are mindful of what matters most, and support your needs of today and your plans for the future.

  • EAP, travel assistance and identify theft included
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives including LGBTQ+ History, Dia de los Muertos Celebration, Money Management/Money Relationship, and more
  • Purpose-driven culture focused on improving the lives of our patients, communities, and employees

We are unified around the common purpose of transforming healthcare to improve lives and we believe everyone has a role to play in that. We know that when we work together across sites and specialties as an integrated healthcare team, we can exceed the expectations of our patients and the hospitals and clinics we work in. If you are looking to make a difference, from clinical to corporate, Vituity is the place to do it. Come grow with us.

Vituity appreciates differences; our dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our organization. Vituity does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information (including family medical history), veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition, or any other basis protected by law. Vituity is committed to complying with all applicable national, state and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and equal opportunity.

Applicants Only. No agencies please.





Posted: 2022-01-07 Expires: 2022-02-05
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