Why become a medical scribe in Arkansas?

In this blog post we will explore the benefits of becoming a medical scribe in Arkansas. If you want to learn more, keep reading. If you’re ready to take the next step in your medical career and become a scribe, click this button.

Why become a medical scribe in Arkansas?

Are you a Pre-medical student? Are you taking a gap year to become more competitive for medical school? Have you graduated from medical school and are wanting a way to stand out from other residents for a repeat match? It’s time for you to join MedOptim and become a medical scribe in Arkansas today!

What is a scribe?

A medical scribe is a technician that works directly with Doctors to create and edit their patients’ medical charts. On the surface, this may not sound like that big of a deal but as a medical scribe, you are working shoulder to shoulder with a medical provider to make sure the entire patient interaction is logged and correctly setup too bill. Your physician companion will look to you to keep the details of their patient engagement in order and accurate.

Benefits of becoming a medical scribe in Arkansas.

While working in this position you will be shadowing a physician while getting clinical hours, an invaluable dual threat for future doctors. Also, as a medical scribe, you will have the opportunity to learn directly from doctors while positioning yourself to stand out amongst your peers come application day. As a medical scribe, you will often get to observe complex procedures and build relationships with physicians that can lead to some killer medical school recommendation letters.

How to become a medical scribe

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, then its time to find the right scribe company. A good scribe company should have strong physician relationships, the respect of the local medical community, and access to a variety of medical specialties. At Medoptim we are Arkansas’s largest medical scribe and clinical optimization company. We currently work with over 50 providers and cover most of the major clinics and hospitals in the central Arkansas area.

We have over 7 years of Medical Scribe experience and a nation-leading medical scribe training program. At Medoptim we will work hard to get you the experience you desire while working around your school schedule. On top of the great experience, you will also be paid above industry standard pay. Its time to set yourself apart and partner with Arkansas’s leading medical scribe company, join us at Medoptim.

Are you ready to become a scribe in Arkansas?

Medical scribes in Arkansas gain real-world experience, increase grad school application appeal, and work flexible hours. Medical scribes in Arkansas gain real-world experience, increase grad school application appeal, and work flexible hours.

What does the training process look like and how long does it take?

We require every new employee to complete an online training one week prior to their first day in the clinic. The rest is in-person, on-site training with a current scribe. The duration of this training process depends on scribe availability and clinic specialty, and can range from less than one week up to 4 weeks.

What are the credentialing requirements?

Each clinic we work in has different requirements. Some clinics require two TB skin tests, a nicotine screen, a 10-panel drug screen, a Covid-19 vaccination, updated immunization records, a background check, a current flu shot, and hospital paperwork. Most clinics require some combination of these tests, but not all.

What specialties do you work with?

We collaborate with several hospitals and private practices around the state of Arkansas. Our clients' specialties include general surgery, family medicine, urology, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, and OB GYN. 

Do you offer positions for full and part-time employees?

Yes, we have positions available for both full-time and part-time employees. We accommodate many students by working with their school schedules and availability.

What benefits does Medoptim offer?

Medoptim aims to assist its employees in attending graduate level school by offering flexible hours. Our GAP (Get Accepted Benefits) program includes paid entrance exam fees, study materials, recommendation letters, and more. We also offer loan assistance. 

Do you have remote options?

Yes! Medoptim offers full-time and part-time remote positions.