Part or Full Time Ophthalmic Technician needed in the growing healthcare field - training available.
Pinnacle Retina serves the Western Greensboro community with convenient access via Wendover and Interstate 40. Our practice is looking for an outgoing, energetic and efficient Ophthalmic Technician with the ability to multitask, strong organizational skills, and excellent people skills. The ideal candidate has a positive attitude and is outgoing, friendly, patient, and listens well. Some computer experience required; electronic medical record and practice management system experience a plus; training will be provided for our systems.
Hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Knowledge of ocular anatomy, medical terminology, diseases of the eye and patient charting.
Obtain patient history and perform work up for eye exam (ie: visual acuity, pupil testing, motility testing, ocular function, tonometry & confrontation visual fields)
Administer topical ophthalmic medications
Ophthalmic photography (ie: OCT, FA, Fundus photos)
Use and maintenance of ophthalmic instruments and sterilization equipment
Preparing patients for minor procedures and ocular injections
Triage of patient calls
Assisting with Laser, Cryo and Pneumatic procedures
Act as scribe when necessary
Counseling patients with surgical preparation, Rx use, and Amsler grid