Ophthalmic Assistant

Posted on: 7/25/2014 5:56:00 PM
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: DOE

Semel Vision is in beautiful El Segundo, California, where the average temperature year-round is 65 degrees (10 degrees warmer than the US average)!  In addition to an amazing climate, El Segundo has great schools, and is a great place to raise a family!  Our town is business friendly, environmentally conscious, with a community of educated and successful people.  

Our practice has a great culture!  The Semel Vision team is a happy "family" that works very well with one another.  Our location is in an affluent neighborhood that supplies our practice with wonderfully friendly patients.  Our practice is equipped with new computers, phones etc., and we provide medical insurance, paying 70%.  We are also willing to be flexible to accommodate employee schedules.

Semel Vision is looking for an experienced Ophthalmic assistant to join our small team. The successful candidate would be a reliable self-starter who is able to work autonomously, has initiative and takes pride in their work.

Opportunities include assisting the ophthalmologist with diagnostic and treatment-oriented procedures and administrative tasks. For example: coordinating scheduling of patient appointments, Interviewing patients and document ocular and medical histories, visual acuity measurement, refractometry, tonometry, visual field testing, corneal thickness measurement, corneal curvature measurement, corneal topography, retinal nerve fiber layer measurement, retinal thickness and topography, fluorescein angiography, administer topical medications or diagnostic drugs as required by the provider for testing or treatment, and more!

This is a terrific opportunity to grow, learn, and exercise your skill set as a medical professional!!

Educational requirements:

1. High school diploma or equivalent with experience in an ophthalmology setting and willing to train as an Ophthalmology Assistant; OR

2. Medical Assistant who is a graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program willing to train as an Ophthalmology Assistant.

Experience requirement:

3 years of experience in an ophthalmology setting preferred.



Apply Online: https://localeyesite.com/job/ophthalmic-assistant-0725-el-segundo-ca-7572

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