Seeking Ophthalmic Technicians for growing retina practice with two locations. Certified ophthalmic technician preferred but will consider training the right MA with ophthalmology background. Must be familiar with patient work-up, tonometry, angiography. Occasional travel between locations San Diego and Oceanside (travel allowance paid specific terms can be discussed further at interview)Full-time position Monday through Friday. Excellent environment, great salary, and benefits.
* Verifies patient information by recording medical history and confirming the purpose of the visit.
*Checks the condition of the patient's eyes by observing pupils, muscle, and visual acuity, extraocular movements, blood pressure.
*Prepares patients for ophthalmology examination by dilating their pupils; reporting patient history summary, changes in visual acuity, elevated extraocular pressure or blood pressure.
*Counsels patients by transmitting physician's orders, use of drops, contact lenses, drugs, and questions about surgery.
*Maintains a safe, secure, and healthy work environment by establishing and following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
*Keeps supplies ready by inventory stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.