Associate Ophthalmic Assistant - Ophthalmology
Job Title: Associate Ophthalmic Assistant | Ophthalmology | Bemidji
Department *: * Ophthalmology - Eye Services - Bemidji
Job Schedule: Full Time
Hours Per Shift: 8 hr
Perform preliminary screening examinations and/or tests to facilitate diagnosis and treatment by the provider. Assist the physician with procedures and care of the patient. Collect subjective and objective ophthalmic data from the patient or caregiver and communicate this data to the doctor.
Assist the physician with procedures and care of the patient. Collect subjective and objective ophthalmic data from the patient or caregiver and communicate this data to the doctor.
Operate ophthalmic equipment, such as autorefractors, phoropters, tomographs, or retinoscopes.;Measure visual acuity, including near, distance, pinhole, or dynamic visual acuity, using appropriate tests.;Maintain ophthalmic instruments or equipment.;Assist physicians in performing ophthalmic procedures, including surgery.;Clean or sterilize ophthalmic or surgical instruments.;Conduct visual field tests to measure field of vision.;Take and document patients' medical histories.;
This is a full-time opportunity working Monday-Friday, Days. Looking for an individual with excellent customer service experience. On-the-job training provided.
High School graduate is preferred. Will provide training and education for required skills.
Previous health care experience or training in ophthalmology, optometry, and/or optical office preferred. Basic Life Support Certification required.
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Job Function: Allied Health
Job Schedule: Full Time
Req Number: WD06409