Be in the heart of it all where you can help patients see the world through state-of-the-art medical and surgical eye care. Chattanooga and surrounding areas have trusted the care of their eyes to our practice. Now is your opportunity to join our growing team and be a part of changing someone's life while using your healthcare experience.
Naturally, we provide all the benefits you would expect from a world-class organization. Also, since we are in an office environment, you can expect weekends and holidays off so you can enjoy a beneficial work-life balance. Contact us and tell us how you can add value to our team. We look forward to hearing from you.
We are looking for you if you:
Have a high degree of technical skill in caring for patients in an ophthalmic clinic.
Feel comfortable interacting positively with physicians, nurses, coworkers, patients, and patient's families.
Demonstrate initiative and the ability to work independently
Are physically able to stand for long periods of time as well as walk, bend, reach push, and lift equipment and patients.
Possess at least one year of experience in a clinical setting.
These are the kinds of things you can expect to do on a regular basis if you are chosen to join our team as an Ophthalmic Assistant:
Prepare exam rooms, including gathering equipment and supplies
Obtain patient histories through interviews and intake assessments, notate in patients charts.
Clean and sterilize instruments for exams and MD procedures.
Observe patients and assist with vital signs, prepping the site, and positioning the patient for injections.
Have the knowledge and skills to use the following equipment, B-Scan Topographer, Tonometer, OCT for Macula and Optic Nerve Head.
Maintain rooms, including cleaning as necessary
interact with all patients using a high level of respect and professionalism.
Attend communication meetings, in-service training's, and educational opportunities.