Our Mission

Improve the practice of medicine in our community by providing highly-capable and exceptionally-trained scribes to physicians and other healthcare providers.

Our Vision

Maximize the impact each scribe can have through a commitment to remain hyper-local, and hyper-focused on each individual physician we support.

Our Values

  • Hard work
  • Integrity
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Community
  • Gratitude

The Scribe-X Northwest Team

Leaders in business, medicine and staffing. We have proven success.

Joshua Hurwitz, MD – Co-Founder & Medical Director

Joshua Hurwitz, MDDr. Hurwitz is a board certified emergency physician practicing in the Portland, Oregon area. He earned his medical degree from the Oregon Health and Science University and trained in emergency medicine at Albany Medical College in New York. During residency, he served on Albany Medical Center’s electronic medical record committee. In 2008, he co-founded REDpoint International, Inc., a developer of medical devices. Prior to studying medicine, Dr. Hurwitz was a software engineer, developing web applications for a host of small and large firms, including Intel, Microsoft, Starbucks, Hewlett-Packard, and Timberland.

Warren Johnson, MN, RN (retired) – Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Warren Johnson, MN, RNWarren is known for his vision, innovation and entrepreneurial leadership for setting new standards in healthcare. Warren founded STAT Medical Services, Inc. and grew it to over 650 nurses to become the largest medical staffing company in the Pacific Northwest (sold 2002). Warren also founded ShiftWise, now the largest medical staffing Vendor Management Software company in the nation, serving more than 500 hospitals. He founded Genesis Health Group, a healthcare consulting organization focused on accelerating the growth of companies with innovative products and services. For the last nine years, Warren has consulted with large healthcare systems and medical staffing agencies.  He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education from University of Oregon and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and Master’s in Nursing Administration from Oregon Health Sciences University. He was named an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist in healthcare in 1999.

Jack Graham, MBA – Director of Operations

Jack Graham, MBAWith nearly a decade in the healthcare industry, Jack has managed over 500 scribes across 20 specialties, and overseen over 100 successful deployments. He focuses on workflow optimization, through data-driven analysis, while leading collaborative and goal-driven teams. He values on-going and direct communication with customers as the best way to understand the unique needs of each. He continually seeks opportunities to innovate and improve to assure Scribe-X Northwest provides the highest quality of service.