Surgical Tech

Posted on: 7/16/2014 9:11:00 PM
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: DOE

NVISION Camarillo has an opening for a Surgical Tech in our busy LASIK practice!

Summary:

This position is primarily responsible for assisting in surgical procedures, preliminary screening, educating and patient follow ups and updating and inputting outcome analysis data.

 This position is also responsible for ensuring all forms and pertinent information are recorded accurately, maintaining equipment and ordering supplies by performing the following duties.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

 Possess excellent communication skills to gain trust and make patients comfortable through the consulting, surgical and pre/post-operative stages

 Performs auto refractions, topographical mapping, wavefront analysis, lensometer pachymeter and visual acuities.

 Evaluates and measures pupil size and responses, general use of a slit lamp microscope, applanation tonometer and proper instillation of eye drops.

 Maintains all outcome analysis data

 Keeps inventory of all medical supplies and order as needed.

Understands all equipment and instruments used in surgery including being certified on all lasers and other devices.

 Understands the importance of sterile technique and standard operating procedures to maintain safety for staff and patients.

Sets up instrument trays of each surgeon and assisting in surgery.

 Know show to draw medications from vials and mix proper concentrations.

 Cursory eye evaluation of cornea, and anterior and posterior chambers.

 Cursory evaluation of eye for any exterior abnormalities.

 Applies drops to anesthetize, dilate, or medicate eyes.  Measures intraocular pressure of eyes (glaucoma test).

 Gives instructions to patients concerning eye care, including pre & post-operative surgical education and instructions.

SPECIALIZED EQUIPMENT:

Allegretto Laser, Intralase Laser, Ziemer Laser, Orbscan, Autorefractor.

 

Requirements:

High School Diploma

2-3 years experience

 

 



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