EXPERIENCED OPHTHALMIC TECHNICAN – FULL TIME – BLOOMFIELD & MERIDEN, CT
Busy two office, two doctor ophthalmology practice located in Bloomfield and Meriden, CT, is looking for an experienced ophthalmic technician preferably with retina experience. Under the director of the Practice Physicians and Practice Manager, technicians must be a detail-oriented, team player, with great people skills and a desire to grow with the practice in a long term position.
Complete preliminary patient evaluations with a high level of accuracy, efficiently and in accordance to company standards.
Gather and verify the patient's ocular history, medical history and chief complaint.
Take ocular measurements as assigned by the physician (i.e. Manual Refraction+ Auto Refraction).
Perform diagnostic tests as assigned by the physician (visual field, OCT, fundus photos, external photos, topography, lipiscan, TearLab, Inflammadry, FA's, color vision screening, stereo testing, VEP, ERG, HRT, etc.).
Administer ocular medications (eye drops/ointments) as requested by the physician. • Assist the physician with office procedures (lesion excisions, YAG capsulotomy, YAG PI.... etc.).
Willing to learn new skills as required by the needs of the practice.
Prepare examination rooms and maintain a clean workspace).
Assist with other assigned tasks not limited to the clinical department as directed by the doctors and Practice Management.
Complete and accurate scribing.
High school diploma or equivalent.
2+ years experience in a technician position within an ophthalmology office
Retina experience highly preferred.
COA certification preferred.
Bilingual preferred (Spanish)
Must be willing to travel between the Meriden and Bloomfield office (approximately 50% time in Meriden and 50% in Bloomfield)
ReFocus is offering a generous benefits and compensation package to the right candidate.
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