SEES Group is a regional medical practice specializing in Ophthalmology. SEES Group is looking for an Ophthalmic Assistant / Technician to join their operations in Knoxville, TN.
The Ophthalmic Assistant / Technician is responsible for working up the patient, assisting the doctor, and performing diagnostic testing.
Responsibilities and Duties
Works up patients
Preforms pretesting and diagnostic testing
Assists physicians with procedures
Assists physicians with documentation in the EHR
Scribes for physicians
Maintains exam rooms including stocking and cleaning
Checks and stocks travel bags and equipment for satellites
Assists with maintaining and ordering medical supplies
Travels to satellite locations as needed
Performs other duties as assigned
Qualifications and Skills
Knowledge of anatomy of the eye, ocular conditions and ocular imaging equipment
Ability to do a basic slit lamp exam, refract the patient and use the following equipment: auto-refractor, tonometry, visual fields, OCT, pachymetry, corneal topography, IOL Maser, and A-Scan
Ability to transfer mobile patients to exam chair and occasionally move patients in a wheelchair
Good problem solving and decision making skills
Good interpersonal and customer service skills
Good computer skills including use of standard office programs
Ability to perform tasks in a timely manner
Ability to speak, read, and write in English
Ability to pleasantly and effectively communicate both orally and in writing
Ability to operate standard office equipment
Ability to concentrate, think, and learn
Ability to hear, see, sit, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach, lift, push, and pull.
SEES Group has a robust benefit package that includes Group Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Disability coverage, paid time off, paid holidays, and 401k Plan with a generous Employer Match.