Ophthalmic Assistant

Eye Health America - Greenville, SC
Posted: February 13, 2020

Ophthalmic Assistant

Location: Clemson Eye - Greenville, SC

Hours: Full time 

General Description:
This position will be primarily based out of our Greenville clinic, with travel to our Easley clinic necessary from time to time. Under the supervision of the Clinical Manager, the Ophthalmic Assistant assists ophthalmologists and optometrists in their patients' eye examinations. Duties include performing various vision tests, collecting medical data, monitoring and maintaining patient flow, scribing, and assisting physicians with various procedures; as well as assisting with various administrative duties.
 
*Must be willing to travel to our different clinic locations if needed*
 
General Job Duties:
Gathering medical records and patient information
Taking ocular measurements, both anatomical and functional
Administering or preparing medications
Providing eye care and contact lens information to the patient
Maintaining and cleaning ophthalmic instruments
Assisting the ophthalmologist in basic procedures
 
Key Competencies:
Verbal and written communication skills
Professional personal presentation
Customer service orientation
Organization and planning skills
Attention to detail
Initiative
Reliability
Ability to mutli-task
 
Education:
Minimum high school graduate or GED, or equivalent education and experience plus two year work experience and/or Ophthalmic Certification
 
Experience:
Minimum of two year work experience and/or Ophthalmic Certification
LASIK experience is a plus


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Eye Health America

Eye Health America

Greenville, SC

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