Now is the best time to join our clinical team at UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Department of Ophthalmology in Dallas. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced clinic manager to provide key organization skills to our clinic staff.
In this role, you will manage Ophthalmic Techs in the clinic to achieve institutionally determined standards to include: effective communication with staff, physicians and patients, providing feedback, goal setting, responding to patient and staff needs and mentoring and coaching staff to achieve performance improvement. You will also monitor workflow, ensure adherence to policies and procedures, and recommend and/or implement changes as necessary to maintain efficiency. Plus you will maintain a high level of customer service to all internal and external customers; organize and direct operational processes; monitor and manage clinical processes; ensure successful financial performance of the clinic; maintain patient confidentiality; design and execute effective system of internal controls; and ensure compliance with applicable laws, regulations and policies.
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Health Care Administration, or related field and five (5) years responsible administrative experience in patient care environment to include two (2) years supervisory experience.
Background as an ophthalmic tech or registered nurse and strong management experience managing 10+ employees is preferred.
Certification as an Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or higher or RN is highly preferred.
With over 20 physicians on staff, we offer state-of-the-art patient care in all subspecialty areas of Ophthalmology, in addition to complete Refractive, Optometric and Optical services. Our physicians practice at a high-volume clinic where they treat thousands of patients each year from all over the world, allowing for a unique learning opportunity for our staff within our department.
As one of the premier academic medical centers in the world, UT Southwestern leads the way in patient care, research and medical education. With 11 specialties earning national recognition from U.S. News & World Report for 2014-15, UT Southwestern is a dynamic institution in which to advance your career. Our eye clinic employs a range of professionals, including keratorefractive technicians, certified ophthalmic assistants, ophthalmic technicians, ophthalmic coordinators, opticians and others.
UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. We offer a supportive, culturally diverse environment, competitive salaries and state of Texas benefits that begin the first day of employment.