***WE ARE SEEKING A FULL TIME CERTIFIED OPHTHALMIC ASSITIANT FOR OUR WAKE FOREST BAPTIST HEALTH EYE CENTER IN OUR HIGHLAND OAKS LOCATION***
**ALL HIRES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR A TECH SIGN ON BONUS**
Job Summary: Provides preliminary screening exam under direct supervision of and ophthalmologist/optometrist providing to the physician pertinenet information needed for ophthalmic exam and care of the patient.
Education/Experience: High School diploma or equivalent. Certification by the Joint Commision on Allied Health Personnel ( JCAHPO) in Ophthalmology at the Certified Ophthalmic Assistant level.
Reports to: Nurse Manager
Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration
Maintains COA certification level
CPR (American Heart)
1. Performs preliminary screening as ordered via physician including but not limited to; providing detailed patient medical/ocular histories, obtaining visual acuity, tonometry, lensometry, pupil exam, application of ocular medication, visual field testing.
2. Maintains assigned ophthalmic exam lanes/equipment in clinic. Cleans ophthalmic equipment in exam rooms according to guidelines. Maintains physical environment of exam rooms.