Portland, OR – November 6, 2011: Scribes STAT, Inc. the premier provider of certified medical scribes who deliver accurate, real-time electronic medical records for emergency physicians and targeted specialty physicians, today announced an agreement with Valley Emergency Physicians Medical Group (VEP) to provide certified Medical Scribe services at Glendale Adventist Medical Center in Glendale, CA beginning in January 2012. Certified Medical Scribes will be utilized to provide real-time assistance with the completion of the patient’s electronic medical record under the supervision of the attending physicians in the Department of Emergency Medicine.
Scribes STAT services include delivering real-time electronic medical records for physicians. Physicians working with a Medical Scribe can significantly reduce the amount of time spent on charting, thus allowing more time spent with patients. Medical Scribes will be deployed in the emergency department of Glendale Adventist Medical Center, which is one of Valley Emergency Physicians Medical Group’s 35 hospitals, located throughout California, New Mexico, Tennessee and Texas.
“We are thrilled to be launching our Medical Scribe services in California at the Glendale Adventist Medical Center. We are excited about our partnership and potential future growth with VEP,” stated Jim McCartan, Vice President and General Manager, West.
Based on pioneering work by founder and emergency physician, Dr. Kathleen Myers, Medical Scribes have been operating throughout the Pacific Northwest since 2005. Scribes STAT has expanded coverage to clinics and hospitals throughout across the United States and continues to set the standard for recruiting, training and management of Medical Scribes.
About Scribes STAT:
Scribes STAT is the premier provider of certified medical scribes who deliver accurate, real-time electronic medical records for emergency physicians and targeted specialty physicians resulting in improved physician efficiency, increased patient satisfaction, and timely and complete insurance billing. Services also include electronic medical record tutoring and support during implementation. Scribes STAT is currently operating in throughout the United States. For more information, please visit: http://www.ScribesSTAT.com
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