Lunch and Learn: How to Gain Clinical Experiences as a Medical Scribe

Michael Knox, BS. Chief Scribe at Emergency Care Specialists, P.C. Used with permission from Michael Knox

Michael Knox, BS. Chief Scribe at Emergency Care Specialists, P.C. Used with permission from Michael Knox

Jeff Trytko, MS, Director of the GVSU Academy; Michael Knox, BS, Chief Scribe as Emergency Care Specialists, P.C.; and Clark Vredevoogd, Chief Scribe at Emergency Care Specialists will be presenting a Lunch and Learn on Tuesday, April 19th entitled “How to Gain Clinical Experiences as a Medical Scribe at the Big Rapids and Reed City Emergency Departments.” During their presentations, these three professionals will discuss the opportunity for Ferris honors students to work as scribes in a medical setting and the benefits of this opportunity. Below is a short description of what the presentation will cover.

Clark Vredevoogd, Chief Scribe at Emergency Care Specialists. Used with permission from Clark Vredevoogd.

Clark Vredevoogd, Chief Scribe at Emergency Care Specialists. Used with permission from Clark Vredevoogd.

“This coming Fall Semester, positions are opening for medical scribes to work at the Big Rapids and Reed City Emergency Departments. Free training is available through the GVSU Scribe Academy, a partnership between Emergency Care Specialists (ECS) and GVSU. Graduates are offered part time employment that is flexible around class schedules. Participants will learn about the application process, overview of the training including online theory and clinical practice, and what experiences to expect whole working as a medical scribe. More information is available on their website.”

To learn more about this opportunity, please join us for the Lunch and Learn on Tuesday, April 19th from 11:00am till 11:50am in Pickell’s Conference Room. As usual, pizza from Jets pizza will be provided for those who attend. Please make sure to RSVP before noon on Monday, April 18th by emailing honors@ferris.edu.

Jeff Trytko, MS. Director of the GVSU Scribe Academy. Used with permission from Jeff Trytko.

Jeff Trytko, MS. Director of the GVSU Scribe Academy. Used with permission from Jeff Trytko.

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