11/25/2014 2:40:00 PM
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As the premier ophthalmology practice in Pittsburgh, Associates in Ophthalmology, Ltd. is currently recruiting for full-time Ophthalmic Technicians for our offices in the Pittsburgh and surrounding areas. This is an excellent opportunity for the experienced technician who is looking for a fast-paced and challenging environment that offers learning and career development opportunities.
The Ophthalmic Technician is responsible for the following job duties:
Obtains patient histories (chief complaint; present history; family history; history of allergies and medications).
Performs accurate ophthalmic procedures and testing (auto-refraction; visual acuity; measure and record glasses; tonometry; pupils; dilate; HRT; VF; pachymeter; corneal topography; OCT; B-scan; keratometry; confrontation fields; administering eye drops or ointments).
Performs accurate and consistent documentation (dictation; patient instructions).
Maintains patient room and inventory of all patient care supplies (bulbs, film, VF paper).
Communicates with flow coordinator to facilitate proper patient flow.
EMR administration and documentation.
Travel between offices is a requirement of this position.
2-5 years of similar experience within an ophthalmology practice is required. Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) certification is preferred. In exchange for your experience, we offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits program, along with a Monday - Friday schedule. Our state-of-the-art environment offers cutting-edge technology within a friendly and patient-focused atmosphere.
Qualified applicants should forward a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. A criminal background check is required of all successful candidates. EOE.