At Local Eye Site, we really appreciate all of our great employers. Every month, one employer is highlighted as a Featured Employer to give you - the job seeker - a little more insight into the types of employers who are hiring in the eye care industry. Whether it’s a new company looking to hire for the first time, an established employer who’s been around the hiring block once or twice, or a well-known company with ongoing hiring needs - they all have one thing in common: They need quality people like YOU to get the job done! Check back here each month for a new featured employer, but first allow us to introduce this month’s LES featured employer:
St. Luke’s Cataract & Laser Institute is an excellent choice to start or advance your career in eye care. First and foremost, St. Luke’s is dedicated to patient care. The staff at St. Luke’s Cataract & Laser Institute are dedicated to maintaining a high standard of care while keeping costs low for their patients - which is no easy achievement. They also place a great deal of value on patient education. In addition to the information available on their website, St. Luke’s supplies patients with printed information and videos while also offering weekly eye surgery seminars for patients who wish to learn more about certain procedures.
Another reason why St. Luke’s Cataract & Laser Institute is an employer to consider during your job search is that they also focus on staff development. As one of the largest freestanding ambulatory eye care centers in the United States, the staff at St. Luke’s serve patients in seven Florida locations: Tarpon Springs, Clearwater, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Spring Hill, Bayonet Point, and The Villages. With a high level of care in multiple locations, it’s evident that St. Luke’s is not only an attractive eye care institution for patients, but is also a great place to work as well - since they need a great staff to attract such a high volume of patients. They’re also a member of theTampa Bay Eye Care Network, an educational, nonprofit organization established in 1993. Members include hundreds of optometrists throughout the state of Florida. The network holds yearly medical conferences where attendees receive continuing education credits, so staff members will always be able to continue growing in their profession while on staff at St. Luke’s.
Overall, St. Luke’s Cataract & Laser Institute is an excellent place to work in the eye care industry. Benefits to their employees include (with some eligibility requirements): Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance, 401(k) with Employer Match, Paid Time Off, and Holiday Pay. The aforementioned benefits options in addition to their dedication to patient care and staff development make St. Luke’s a great place to consider in your job search.
So there you have it! The September Featured Employer: St. Luke’s Cataract & Laser Institute. If you would like more information about working at St. Luke’s, or to apply for one of their available positions on Local Eye Site, then we encourage you to check out their Featured Employer page. Who knows - you may just be the one they’re looking for!
*Note: The monthly Featured Employer Program is a paid advertisement.