Ophthalmic Technician

Sawyer Eye Center - Granbury, TX
Posted: October 4, 2018

Growing, 2 physician ophthalmology practice in Granbury, just west of Fort Worth, seeks an experienced ophthalmic assistant/technician. We are looking for a motivated, proficient, self-starter with leadership skills. This position will work primarily in our office in Granbury, but must also be willing to work in the Weatherford office when needed.

REQUIRED:

  • Refraction skills
  • Certification as COA/ COT/ or COMT
  • Minimum of 4 year experience.

SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • ability to perform a variety of ophthalmic testing, including refractions
  • skill with computer applications, including EMR
  • attentive to detail and accuracy
  • trustworthy, efficient, pleasant and diligent
  • superior interpersonal and communication skills
  • neat, professional appearance

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • room and prepare patients for physician; maintain patient flow
  • record patient information in electronic medical record; scribe
  • prepare exam rooms, keeping neat and clean
  • administer oral and topical ophthalmic medications
  • operate ophthalmic equipment - such as autorefractor, phoropter, OCT, IOL Master, fundus photography, visual fields, topography, lensometry, pachymetry, etc.
  • perform refractions; measure intraocular pressure (Goldman & Tonopen)
  • explain treatment procedures, medications, or physician instructions to patients
  • assist physician with in-office ophthalmic procedures
  • maintain/ clean/ sterilize ophthalmic instruments or equipment; dispose of contaminated supplies

Schedule: Full-time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Generous benefits

Education: High School diploma or equivalent


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Sawyer Eye Center

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