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Onboarding Medical Assistants and Office Staff Toolkit
August 2, 2019
Advisories on documentation
Scribes, old concept-new role
In light of the many challenges today’s physicians face, their managers are dusting off the old concept of “scribes”. Some providers find that the use of scribes helps them meet increased time demands while maintaining the good quality of care they desire to deliver. Scribes working in healthcare today are assisting physicians with duties that include all aspects of a patient’s visit.
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