Ophthalmic Technician

Collins Vision - Fort Myers, FL

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • At least one year experience as an Ophthalmic Technician; COA is a plus
  • Experience with using an EMR system; Medflow is a plus

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Demonstrated, advanced comprehension of the role of an ophthalmic assistant in a medical practice
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work as a team member
  • Empathetic personality with concern for patients’ needs.
  • Strong organization with attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform comprehensive work ups in an efficient manner
  • Scribing skills and experience is a plus

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Inform patients of the purpose of all tests personally performed, and how the patient will be affected during the tests.
  • Obtain patient history to include chief complaint, history of present illness, past history (ocular and general), family history (ocular and general), and history of allergies and medications.
  • Perform accurate and consistent documentation and measurement tasks including: Visual acuity; Confrontational visual fields; Stereo testing; Evaluation of motility; Pupillary function tests; Color plates; Applanation tonometry; Refractometry; Angle assessment; Dilation of pupils; Visual field testing; Optic nerve scanning; Pachymetry; Corneal topography; Other tasks specific to the physician’s needs as a result of new technologies

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Ophthalmic Technician: 1 year

Job Location:

  • Fort Myers, FL 33912

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Collins Vision

Collins Vision

Fort Myers, FL