What is a Medical Scribe? [Trending CMT Podcast!]

According to ScribeAmerica, ‘A Medical Scribe is essentially a personal assistant to the physician; performing documentation in the EHR, gathering information for the patient’s visit, and partnering with the physician to deliver the pinnacle of efficient patient care.’

By The DocPreneur Leadership Podcast & Concierge Medicine Today

Great Concierge Doctors learn to focus daily, on only doing what only they can do. And, they’ve empowered those they work with to do the same.

Today we want to talk about your strengths and weaknesses as a Physician-leader. More importantly, why delegating your weakness and empowering your team to do what they are good at allows you to focus on precisely what you are good at.

Case in point. The Medical Scribe.

What is a Medical Scribe?

According to ScribeAmerica, ‘A Medical Scribe is a revolutionary concept in modern medicine.  Traditionally, a physician’s job has been focusing solely on direct patient contact and care.  However, the advent of the Electronic Health Record (EHR) created an overload of documentation and clerical responsibilities that slows physicians down and pulls them away from actual patient care. To relieve the documentation overload, physicians across the country are turning to Medical Scribe services.’



What is a Medical Scribe?