Two Minutes: What's the Risk? Using Scribes

Mark Hakim Two Minutes What's the Risk Using Scribes

Scribes enter patient information in the EHR, freeing the physician to focus exclusively on patient care. A scribe’s role must be clearly defined and communicated—with documented job descriptions and set policies and procedures—to optimize their use and minimize challenges.

In “Using Scribes,” the latest short video (2 minute 6 seconds) on our Risk Resource department’s YouTube channel Mark Hakim, Director, Strategic Partnerships, ProAssurance Risk Resource Department, describes the risks and benefits associated with using scribes in your practice or organization.