Vacancy for Medical Scribe – University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Sciences, Korle-Bu

ORGANIZATION: University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Science, University of Ghana

JOB TITLE: Medical Scribe

CONTRACT TYPE: short-term fixed contract (12 months duration)

The University of Ghana Medical School (UGMS) in collaboration with the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill is conducting a study to exhaustively document the course and outcomes of labour, delivery, and the immediate postpartum period in settings where the occurrence of adverse birth outcomes is high. The Medical Scribe will be directly responsible for clearly documenting each patient’s labour course from enrolment through delivery and transfer, including but not limited to exam findings, medications administered, provider actions, and diagnoses.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Diploma in a health or data related field with at least 1 year of relevant work experience
  • Demonstrated experience working with medical providers and allied health professionals
  • Demonstrated experience working with computers and data
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology preferred.

MODE OF APPLICATION

  • Submit application letter and current CV to the School Administrator, UGMS in person or via email smdadmin@ug.edu.gh
  • The deadline for submission of application is 18th March, 2020.