Ophthalmic Assistant

Taylor Retina Center PA - Rocky Mount, NC
Posted: July 12, 2020

This is a great opportunity to join an established, private, Retina Specialist practice in Rocky Mount, Greenville, and Wilson, North Carolina.  We are seeking a part-time experienced Ophthalmic Assistant; certification is a plus, however, is not a requirement. This position requires someone who possesses a positive, energetic attitude while maintaining professionalism in the work environment.  The candidate must also be motivated with a strong work ethic that can perform efficiently and effectively in our busy practice.

Must be able to travel between our Rocky Mount, Greenville, and Wilson locations. The candidate under close supervision will assist our physicians to perform diagnostic tests necessary for evaluation of patient eye problems.

Primary skills required

  • Comprehensive Ophthalmic history taking
  • Visual Acuity Assessment
  • Obtaining Intraocular pressure by Tonometry
  • Slit lamp evaluation
  • Knowledge and history of working with EMR

Special testing skills

  • OCT
  • Fundus Photography
  • Fluorescein Angiography (not required but a plus)

Education

High school education required

Experience Requirements/Preferences

Prefers 2 years working for an Ophthalmologist or an Optometrist

OR

Associate Degree or higher in a relevant medical field

OR

Certification as a certified Ophthalamic Assistant by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO)

 

 

Taylor Retina Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer commited to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.


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Taylor Retina Center PA

Taylor Retina Center PA

Rocky Mount, NC

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