Opportunity for a certified (or eligible) ophthalmic technician with minimum 3-5 years experience to join a busy comprehensive practice with a CT Magazine recognized "Top Doc". Ophthalmic technicians must be experienced in obtaining history, chief complaints, checking vision and refractions, tonometry, evaluation of pupils, confrontation fields, and scribing for the doctor. The technician is responsible for performing ordered diagnostic tests, including but not limited to Visual fields, OCT, fundus photography, pachymetry, IOL master and A-scans. Ophthalmic technicians are expected to keep the exam rooms clean and stocked, to check medication expiration dates, and to assist in inventory and ordering of medical supplies. Technicians assist MD, set up for minor procedures, and perform contact lens instructions. Because of the encompassing nature of the position, the ophthalmic technician must have excellent written and spoken communication skills. Technicians also do some phone triage, and must be able to use the computer.
The practice is located in north Bridgeport, with easy access to the Merritt Parkway, Rte 8/25 connector, and Rte 95. Interested candidates should email resumes and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org