Associates in Ophthalmology (AIO) is seeking an ophthalmic physician assistant to join our team in July!
AIO is a physician owned, independent practice consisting of 11 MDs, 2 full-time ODs, 3 part-time ODs and nearly 120 employees. AIO has been in existence since 1899, and currently has 9 offices in the Western, PA and Wheeling, WV region. The practice is a renowned, multi-sub-specialty eye care group offering a wide range of services in the diagnosis and treatment of cataracts, laser vision correction, diseases of the cornea, retina and glaucoma. All sub-specialties are managed by physicians who are fellowship-trained and board-certified.
Our main office includes 12,000 sf of office space and an 8,000 sf ASC. AIO was the first in our region to implement the LenSx Femtosecond laser technology for laser cataract surgery in May 2012. AIO implemented NextGen EMR in 2006 and has qualified for Meaningful Use and PQRS Incentives since 2012. AIO was selected as one of Pittsburgh's Best Places to Work in 2013 and 2014. We are an optometric friendly practice with over 300 actively referring providers. Our ASC received a 3-Year Certification by AAAHC and consists of 3 Class C Operating Rooms.
The job duties include but are not limited to:
- Patient evaluations
- Performing angiograms
- Perform intravitreal procedures under supervision
- Managing treatment plans
- Educating patients
- Triage MD surgical retinal issues
- Train ophthalmic exams/routine eye exam
- Optometric/refractive responsibilities
- Seeing emergency patients when the physician is unavailable
- Handling preoperative and postoperative care
- other duties as necessary