Ophthalmic Technician

Location: New Hyde Park, NY
Job Description:
The Ophthalmic Technician safely performs a range of routine clinical skills in assisting the Ophthalmologist in his/her practice. The Ophthalmic Technician is responsible for patient flow, repairs and upkeep of equipment and special instruments, stocking rooms, assisting with the ordering of supplies, and communicating effectively with others.
Responsibilities Include:
  • Recording patient medical history
  • Humphrey Visual Fields
  • OCT
  • Visual Acuity
  • Tonometry
  • Keratometry
  • Biometry
  • E-Prescribe

We are looking for a self-motivated; a hard-working candidate that excels in teamwork and compassion for customer-focused care. The ideal candidate should also have interest in furthering knowledge and certification in ophthalmology.
The ophthalmic technician's primary responsibilities will be to obtain basic medical history information, check each patient's visual acuity and administer a wide array of diagnostic tests to determine the structure and function of each patient's eye. Our technicians will be trained to work closely with our patients to help educate them about the condition of their eyes as assessed by our ophthalmologists and optometrist and to counsel the patients on their options for vision correction.
April A. Estes
Senior Recruiter
720-439-2609 Direct

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