Under moderate supervision performs visual testing of patients for detection of eye disease, obtains patients histories and performs diagnostic testing.
Basic professional knowledge; equivalent to a Bachelor's degree; working knowledge of theory and practice within a specialized field. 1-3 years experience. Basic computer skills; Cerner; IDX; Standard Office Equipment; Medical terminology; Critical thinking skills; Medical equipment. Required certifications: American Heart Association CPR Certification; JCAPHO preferred; OR, Certified Ophthalmic Technician; Certified Ophthalmic Assistant; OR, Certified Retinal Angiographer. Demonstrates the ability to follow verbal instructions, as well as the ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.