Ophthalmic Assistant - Certified (COA)

Wilmington Eye, P.A. - Wilmington, NC

Wilmington Eye is seeking a certified ophthalmic assistant (COA).  This position requires a professional, caring, dedicated person who is proficient in multitasking and communicates well.   

This opportunity is to join the area’s largest and most experienced multi-specialty ophthalmology group.  Our practice has over 40 years of service to our community and we pride ourselves on providing high quality, ethical patient care.  We are a high volume ophthalmic practice with 3 comprehensive ophthalmologists, 3 sub-specialists (pediatrics, oculoplastics and cornea), and 3 optometrists.   We have three locations and staff may travel between locations.  Our staff is very well trained with an average tenure of 9 years.

The ophthalmic assistant should accurately perform:

  • Assisting the doctor in patient care (including administering eye drops)
  • Patient interviews (histories, ROS, chief complaints)
  • Visual Acuities
  • Refraction
  • Applanation tonometry
  • HRT, OCT, Fundus photography, AR, pachymetry topography

Typing and computer skills a MUST! Medical knowledge a plus. Previous experience preferred but not required. Must be a team player with organizational skills and attention to detail.

Salary: Competitive (depending on experience) with a comprehensive benefits package.

 


Wilmington Eye, P.A.

Wilmington Eye, P.A.

Wilmington, NC