MD EyeCare Services Corporate

Ophthalmic Assistant

Job Locations US-CA-Redding
Posted Date 6 days ago(2/15/2018 2:06 PM)
Job ID
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Shasta Eye Medical Group
Regular Full-Time





Ophthalmic Assistant Opportunity 


Our skilled doctors and friendly staff are dedicated to providing the highest quality care using the most sophisticated technology available and are dedicated to helping every patient enjoy the best possible vision.  Shasta Eye Medical Group is a four-physician ophthalmic practice with optical dispensary and affiliated Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC). This unique and diverse group of doctors provides the most comprehensive vision care in California’s north state region.


This is your opportunity to join one of the areas most recognized leaders in ophthalmology and optometry. We are a nationally recognized leader in EMR and technology with an excellent clinical support team and dynamic leadership.  We are committed to customer service, and making every interaction extraordinary while inspiring the complete confidence of our patients. Our employees contribute directly to the growth and success of our practices, and take pride in being a member of our team. We strongly believe that the manner in which our patients and customers are treated by our employees is as important as the services provided by the doctor.


We are seeking an actively engaged and enthusiastic Ophthalmic Assistant who wants to work closely with patients and team members. As an Ophthalmic Assistant you will aid the ophthalmologists by obtaining medical records, performing preliminary eye function testing and explaining to patients about medication or procedures. 


Ophthalmic Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Refilling prescriptions
  • Triaging phone calls
  • Handling tech logs as well as doing prior authorizations
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Reviewing patient records
  • Successfully navigate through NextGen


The Ophthalmic Assistant Qualifications:

  • Possess at least one year of experience in a clinical setting.
  • Experience as an ophthalmic scribe or technician preferred, but not required.
  • Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Be a well-organized, team-player with great attention to detail.
  • Demonstrate superior computer skills.
  • Highly energetic with positive attitude.
  • Must be willing to travel to other offices occasionally to meet the demands of business.
  • Must be able to walk and stand for eight hours.
  • Must be able to type or write legibly in a dimly-lit setting.

In Turn We Will Provide:

  • Benefits to full time team members that include comprehensive medical, dental and optical coverage, 401K and short and long term disability.
  • Company paid life insurance.
  • Paid holidays and generous paid time off.
  • Paid parking where applicable.
  • Team oriented working environment where you are heard and respected.
  • Clear career ladder opportunities.


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