Ophthalmic Technician - Des Moines

LCA-Vision/LasikPlus

LasikPlus
6305 Mills Civic Parkway
Suite 3113
Des Moines, Iowa
50266

866 763-3030

United States

Job Title

Ophthalmic Technician - Des Moines

Status

Full-time

Benefits

FT Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, free Lasik and paid time off including holidays

Education

High School diploma or equivalent

Description

Job Description/Essential Job Functions

•    Provides pre-operative and post-operative care to patients by following standard operating procedures
•    Measure eyeglass prescription
•    Operate various ophthalmology diagnostic equipment
•    Applies drops to anesthetize, dilate, or medicate eyes
•    Prepares patients for treatment and assists ophthalmologist in LASIK surgery
•    Counsels patients by providing information regarding treatment, use of drops and drugs 
•    Ensures confidentiality by completing and safeguarding medical records
•    Provide quality patient care, excellent communication and customer service
•    Help generate leads towards laser vision correction surgery
•    Creates a comfortable and welcoming environment for our patients
•    Perform routine instrument maintenance
•    Assist ophthalmologist in surgery suite with LASIK procedure
•    Open to change and willing to take on additional responsibilities as needed

Qualifications

•    Minimum of a High School diploma or General Education Degree
•    Sales/retail experience preferred
•    Basic office equipment and computer skills
•    COA/COT certification preferred. 
•    Excellent customer service, organizational and multi-tasking skills are needed
•    Ophthalmic/Optometric experience highly preferred
•    Conversationalist who knows how to listen and is friendly, thoughtful, able to put others at ease, can respond promptly to patient needs, and find solutions.
•    Strong interpersonal skills

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