OB/GYN Scribe Course

This OB-GYN scribe course provides specialized lessons that discuss wellness care along with common symptoms, conditions and treatment options you will encounter and document while working as an OB/GYN scribe.

OBGYN Scribe Course Overview

100% Online

This online course can be completed from a computer, laptop or smartphone. All materials are included

learn at your own pace

Videos, quizzes and clinical practice scenarios help test your knowledge. You can start at any time

Medical scribe certification

Become a certified OBGYN scribe to demonstrate your scribing knowledge to employers or schools


Learn how to behave during sensitive situations you will encounter working in the OBGYN specialty

Comprehensive Program

Our OBGYN course is bundled with our General scribe course and Family Medicine scribe course for well-rounded learning

Practice in Real-time

Listen to physician-patient encounters and practice scribing in real-time, then review with a scribe trainer

OB/GYN Scribe Course Description

This course will prepare you to work as a medical scribe in the Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) specialty. You will learn about visits typical to the OB/GYN environment including acute illness, prenatal care and annual well-woman visits. After completing this course, you will know what is expected of you before your first day on the job. Video lessons are followed by quizzes to reinforce your learning. You can also purchase additional practice scenarios for more real-time scribing practice.

This in-depth scribe course covers topics that are specific to the OBGYN specialty, including:

  • Annual well-woman visits
  • Common presenting symptoms and conditions
  • Prenatal care
  • Screening, testing and treatment options
  • Medications
  • OBGYN Terminology and abbreviations
  • Practice clinical scenarios
OB GYN Scribe Course Description

How will this course help me succeed?

Knowing what it takes to be a medical scribe and how to function in the clinical environment can prepare you to discuss these topics and more in career and professional school interviews. Our courses will help you build a solid foundation of knowledge in medical terminology, scribe professionalism and medical chart documentation.

How do I know if I’ll be good at scribing?

Scribing takes practice! Each lesson includes quiz questions and vocabulary terms to support your learning. Every course also features clinical practice scenarios, where you will listen to a doctor visit and fill out a medical chart in real-time. Then review with a scribe trainer.

Who is this course for?

  • Individuals interested in becoming an OB/GYN medical scribe.
  • Employers who wish to streamline their training process.
  • Existing medical professionals (e.g. medical assistants) who will add scribing to their duties.

Course Packages and Extra Practice

Two course package: The OB/GYN course is designed to build off of the General Medical Scribe Training course, so these courses are packaged together. With our course bundle, you will receive two complete scribe courses and two certificates for one low enrollment fee!

Three course package: In many cases, obstetricians and gynecologists provide primary care. Therefore, our Family Medicine scribe course is added to the two course package to provide comprehensive training.

Extra scribing practice: A third package is available with 5 additional practice scenarios for a total of 9 scenarios. The scenarios come from a variety of clinical situations preparing the student for primary care which often overlaps with obstetrics and gynecology.

OB/GYN Scribe Course Outline

  • Lesson 1: OB/GYN Overview
  • Lesson 2: OB/GYN Team
  • Lesson 3: OB/GYN Subspecialties
  • Lesson 4: Well-Woman Visit
  • Lesson 5: The Menstrual Cycle

  • Lesson 1: Female Reproductive Terminology
  • Lesson 2: OB/GYN Abbreviations
  • Lesson 3: GYN Medications
  • Lesson 4: OB Medications
  • Lesson 1: OB-GYN Musculoskeletal Conditions
  • Lesson 2: OB-GYN Respiratory Conditions
  • Lesson 3: OB-GYN Cardiovascular Conditions
  • Lesson 4: OB-GYN Neurological Conditions
  • Lesson 5: OB-GYN Psychiatric Conditions
  • Lesson 6: OB-GYN Endocrine Conditions
  • Lesson 7: OB-GYN Gastrointestinal Conditions
  • Lesson 8: OB-GYN Urinary Conditions
  • Lesson 9: Gynecological Conditions
  • Lesson 10: Pregnancy Management
  • Lesson 11: Infertility
  • Lesson 12: OB-GYN Lymphatic System Conditions and Cancers
  • Lesson 13: Sexually Transmitted infections
  • Lesson 14: Gynecologic Infections
  • Lesson 15: OB-GYN Infections in Pregnancy
  • Lesson 16: OB-GYN Skin Conditions
  • Lesson 17: OB-GYN Hematologic Conditions

  • Lesson 1: OB/GYN Diagnostic Testing
  • Lesson 2: OB/GYN Procedures
  • Scenario 1: Initial Prenatal Visit*
  • Scenario 2: Women’s Wellness Visit*
  • Scenario 3: Abnormal Uterine Bleeding*

*Students practice scribing in real time with pre-recorded physician-patient encounters. Then, step-by-step review teaches students how to complete a medical chart.

  • OB/GYN Scribe Certification Exam
  • OB/GYN Scribe Certificate

OB/GYN Scribe Course Review

Pooja Patel

“I’m responsible for hiring and training scribes for our OB/GYN clinics. After taking this course, scribes are much better prepared to begin working with our providers. They understand the terminology and we find the practice scenarios are very relevant.”

OB/GYN Scribe Certification

A certificate is awarded for each course completed. You will be awarded a General Medical Scribe certificate and an OB/GYN Scribe certificate.

Each of our certificates comes with a unique identification number. You can provide this certificate to future employers or graduate schools and they can contact us to verify the authenticity of the certificate and your completion of the course. The certificate is good for all states.

Course Contributors

Devon Pace, MD

Prior to entering medical school, Dr. Pace functioned as a medical scribe for two years in the emergency medicine and primary care settings. He completed his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. Dr. Pace is currently a general surgery resident and pediatric surgery research fellow.

Maria Lopez, MD

Dr. Lopez worked more than two years as an emergency department virtual scribe for a large medical staffing company where she advanced to medical scribe supervisor and trainer. Building on this experience she then worked for one of the largest medical scribe companies as chief of telescribes, where she successfully trained medical scribes on electronic health record systems such as Meditech, MedHost and Cerner. Dr. Lopez’s experience provides broad insight on best practices and effective teaching strategies when delivering medical scribe services and training online.

Bryce Mooney, PhD

Dr. Mooney is managing director at Medical Scribes Training Institute. He has made a career of combining healthcare, technology and marketing. Recently, he served as chief technology officer for the largest online medical 3D printing community. He has performed market research for some of the largest pharma and medical device companies and worked at Accenture, Microsoft and Ancestry.com in various technology roles.

Caehla McGeady, MS

Caehla is a 4th year medical student with plans to become a Family Medicine physician. Prior to medical school, Caehla worked in a variety of healthcare positions including medical scribe and certified nursing assistant. Caehla has worked in two free clinics, the NICU, a nursing home and in several other diverse healthcare settings. All told, she have over 2,000 hours of clinical experience. Caehla holds a Masters of Science in Biomedicine from Georgetown and a Bachelors of Science in Neuroscience from William and Mary.

Britt Picuri, MS

Britt has a master’s degree in biomedical sciences and about 2 years of experience as a medical scribe in various settings, including the emergency department and urgent care clinics. She has experience working with both adult and pediatric populations. Her time as a medical scribe prepared her to take on additional roles in healthcare including work as a clinical research coordinator, medical writer, and pharmaceutical chemist. These experiences have given her a unique perspective on how to effectively integrate the fundamental knowledge of both pathophysiology and medical documentation to prepare students for their position as a medical scribe. 

OB/GYN Scribe Course Options

OB/GYN + General Medical Scribe Courses

2 Course Package

Package Includes:

  • General Scribe Course
  • OB/GYN Scribe Course
  • 1 General and 3 OB/GYN practice scenarios
  • Video lessons with quizzes
  • Two scribe certificates
  • 6 months of course access

Save 50%: $1199


OB/GYN + Family + General Medical Scribe Courses

3 Course Package

OB-GYN Family Medicine General Medical Scribe Courses Pricing

Package Includes:

  • General Scribe Course
  • OB/GYN Scribe Course
  • Family Med Scribe Course
  • OB/GYN & Family Medicine practice scenarios
  • Three scribe certificates
  • 6 months of course access

Save 50%: $1399


OB/GYN + General Medical Scribe Courses + Scenarios

Extra Scribing Practice!

OB-GYN General Courses Scenarios Cost

Package Includes:

  • General Scribe Course
  • OB/GYN Scribe Course
  • OB/GYN practice scenarios
  • 5 extra practice scenarios for a total of 9 scenarios
  • Two scribe certificates
  • 6 months of course access

Save 50%: $1399


Frequently Asked Questions

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Practice scenarios provide an opportunity for you to hone your documentation skills. These example cases are a great resource to help you perfect your medical chart documentation skills and learn more about how different types of doctors visits are conducted.

When purchasing the General + OB-GYN Scribe package you are automatically enrolled in both courses. You will take the General course first and then the OB-GYN Scribe course. Upon completion, you will receive two course certificates.

Gynecologists often provide primary medical care to women. Therefore, the Family Medicine course provides good exposure to clinical situations you will likely see as an OBGYN scribe.

You will have 6 months from the date of purchase to complete the courses. Some people finish the courses within several days. Others take much more time and complete the course while studying for school or working.

All of our medical scribe courses are completely online and can be taken on a computer, laptop or smartphone. Instruction is provided through videos along with quizzes and additional study materials. You can take the course according to your schedule from anywhere with an internet connection.

Anyone can take the course and there isn’t an application process. To register and begin the course, click one of the “Buy Now” buttons on this page. After you register and pay for the course, you can begin the course and work at your own pace. The course is 100% online.

No, there are no additional fees. You pay for the course one time and take the final exam after completing the lessons and quizzes. After passing the final exam, you will be awarded your certificate without any additional fees.