The Chautauqua Center, Family Medicine Social Worker in Dunkirk, New York

Social Worker, The Chautauqua Center, Dunkirk NY

Representatives from The Chautauqua Center will be at the Chautauqua Works Job Fair in Dunkirk NY on Wednesday, May 9th from 9:30am until 11:30am.

Will provide evidenced based counseling in a mental health program to patients with varied mental health concerns. Complete assessments, provide brief interventions, consultations, crisis intervention, and documentation of services. Must have a master's degree in a mental health discipline, as well as the corresponding license from NYS to practice and have at minimum 2 years' experience in a mental health program. Be willing to work as a team member. Bilingual preferred, but not required
Is an expert in the use of various templates and documentation techniques available in the EHR system, and use these tools efficiently so individual encounters can be well documented, as well as accurately congregate data collected for statistical reports.

Transcribes any consultations or discussions with family members and/or the clinician.
Completes the patient's chart by transcribing results of any labs, x-rays, or other evaluations. In doing so, the scribe continuously checks on the progress of this data in order to get the patient's workup complete so that the clinician is able to make his or her decisions regarding that patient.
Lists all proper diagnoses as well as any follow up instructions and prescriptions, as dictated by the clinician.
Other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Ability to read, write, understand and spell English and medical terminology correctly.
Basic Computer proficiency in Windows environment.
Typing 45 WPM.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent.
Obtain Medical Scribe Certification and Aptitude Test (MSCAT) certification after 200 hours on the clinical floor.

PREFERRED Qualifications
Previous experience working in an outpatient clinic or doctor's office.
Medical Transcriptionist experience.
Typing 55 WPM or greater.
Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology Coursework.