Ophthalmic Assistant: (FT or PT)
Fast-paced, multi-specialty ophthalmic practice is seeking a full time Ophthalmic Assistant. Certification a plus.
Must be flexible, have reliable transportation, the ability to multi-task, possess good verbal and written communication skills and be able to work in a team environment.
Ophthalmic assistant candidates should have at least 1-2 years experience in an ophthalmic practice and the necessary skills to perform general workups including, refraction and testing to include A/R, tonometry, pachymetry, visual field, OCT, Fundus Photography, Ascans (Immersion and Lenstar) and fluorescein angiography. Candidates should possess a working knowledge of electronic medical records and be able to capture and input detailed patient histories with speed and accuracy.
Optician Assistant/Testing Technician (PT – 30 hours)
Assist Optician with sales, ordering and dispensing of contact lenses and eyeglasses, scanning patient receipts, and reconciling vendor accounts. Excellent verbal and written communication is required. Must be comfortable initiating sales, collecting and posting payments – and other duties as needed for a positive patient experience. Ability to learn and utilize office equipment to capture patient information for order entry. Have the ability to perform contact lens insertion and removal instructions at scheduled visits.
Have the ability to learn to perform tests on the following equipment: Humphrey Visual Field Testing, Retinal Photography, Lensometry, Topography, Biometry, Pachymetry and Optical Tomography (OCT)
Medical Secretary (FT – 40 hours)
Full-time front desk medical secretary willing to cross train to learn ophthalmic testing. Prior office experience as a secretary or medical assistant processing patients through a specialty environment is required. Ophthalmology office experience a plus. Qualified candidate should possess excellent communication skills (verbal & written), superior customer service and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment. Must be a team player and able to work within the EHR (electronic health record) environment. Knowledge of office equipment; faxing, scanning, uploading, referral management is essential to include CPT and ICD-9 experience. Minimum typing skills 50 wpm.
PTO Accrual, 401K, STD, LTD, Life Insurance, Health Insurance, Vision, Eyeglass and Contact Lens benefits. EOE