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Medical Scribe

Job Details

Full Time
$11.00 - $13.00


Become a Medical Scribe First

Scribe-X offers unparalleled clinical experience and preparation for medical school. 


  • Receive extensive paid training that will help you master EMR systems and patient documentation procedures. 

  • Develop professional mentorships as you work one-on-one with providers.

  • Gain patient contact hours and letters of recommendation that will make your applications stand out. 

  • Work for a company that understands the med school application process and supports your healthcare goals. 


Anyone looking to begin a career in medicine (MD, DO, PA, NP, or RN) should consider becoming a medical scribe first. Contact Scribe-X today at 503.914.5857 or to learn how.


Summary of Position Description:

The Scribe-X medical scribe is a critical member of the patient care team. Medical scribes will work side-by-side a healthcare provider to document patient encounters in real-time. Medical scribe training is provided to all scribes to assure they are prepared to support their assigned provider(s).


Duties of a Medical Scribe

  • Perform chart preparation per clinic protocol

  • Accompany the provider in all scheduled patient visits

  • Document the patient history, physical exam, procedures, and patient plan, as performed by the provider

  • Remind provider of relevant quality metrics when appropriate, documenting to support quality metrics

  • Enter laboratory and radiographic studies, as ordered by the provider

  • Enter in medication orders, as dictated by the provider

  • Document and print instructions for the patient

  • Review completed charts with the provider between patients or at the completion of shift

  • Update provider preference and clinic preference documents as necessary


Education and Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written English skills

  • Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred with a GPA of 3.00 or greater

  • High School diploma or equivalent required

  • If no college degree, 3+ years of full time work experience strongly preferred

  • Healthcare track (e.g. pre-med, pre-PA, pre-nursing) is preferred

  • Strong computer skills with the ability to learn and navigate new software quickly

  • Most assignments require a typing speed of at least 60 WPM

  • Some assignments require a typing speed of at least 80 WPM

  • Spanish-speakers are eligible for a higher pay.

Required Attributes

  • AVAILABILITY: 4+ days/ week Monday through Friday from 7a-6p

  • A HIPAA-compliant home office (more details will follow)


Scribe-X is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status. We also support a safe and drug-free work environment through criminal background checks and pre-employment drug testing. Discrimination in all forms is unacceptable at Scribe-X, and Scribe-X is committed to a workplace free from discrimination and retaliation. Applicants for employment are also entitled to selection and hiring processes free from discrimination and retaliation. Scribe-X encourages applicants who believe that Scribe-X has subjected them to discrimination or retaliation to contact Scribe-X’s human resources at 971-219-1470 or, or by mailing a letter to Scribe-X Human Resources, 931 SW King Avenue, Portland, OR 97205. All applicant complaints shall be addressed promptly, and Scribe-X shall respond to the applicant within five (5) business days of receipt unless extenuating circumstances prevent compliance with this deadline.