Job Summary :  We are looking for a Medical Assistant to train in the Eye Care field.  This person will work closely with an Ophthalmologist or Optometrist, gathering patient information necessary to complete a diagnosis.  Medical Assistants often see the patient before the doctor, and they are often responsible for preparing the patient for the exam and beginning the examination with standard tests and measurements.  Career Training Path available for motivated individuals to become Certified Ophthalmic Assistants and Technicians.

Qualifications :

  • Ability to work as a team member
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Stability, maturity, and dependability
  • Well organized and attention to detail
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • High School Graduate, Vocational school, optical or medical experience

Essential Duties and Responsibilities :

  • Gathering medical records and patient information
  • Taking ocular measurements, both anatomical and functional
  • Administering or preparing medications under supervision of a physician
  • Providing eye care and contact lens information to the patients
  • Maintaining and cleaning ophthalmic instruments
  • Assisting the ophthalmologist in basic procedures
  • Patient work up and auxiliary testing
  • VF, OCT, fundus photography, refracting, slit lamp, auto refractor
  • Scribing with physicians

Job Type: Full-time

Required licenses or certifications: MA

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