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Scribe - AMITA Saint Joseph Hospital, Elgin at Vituity in Elgin, Illinois

Posted in Health Care 30+ days ago.

Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Notice: Due to recent system upgrades, this job may not display the correct employment type. Please note that this position is per diem! Thank You.

Vituity, among the largest truly democratic physician partnerships in the nation, has a paid per-diem position as a Medical Scribe for students interested in a career in healthcare, specifically those with intention of attending medical, physician assistant, or nursing school.

Scribes work closely with physicians and health care providers to supply real time charting of physician and patient encounters during medical exams. Scribes are responsible for a variety of clerical tasks that include retrieving medical records, documenting the results of diagnostic tests, and preparing discharge instructions, while maintaining the flow of the clinic.

The Application Process

  • Completion of scribe application test is required

    • If applying to more than one scribe position you are not required to take the skill assessment test beyond the 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


  • First hand 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 programs

  • Work one-on-one with physicians and other health care providers

  • Become proficient in medical terminology

  • Outstanding networking and resume building opportunities