MD EyeCare Services Corporate

  • Ophthalmic Scribe

    Job Locations US-MD-Towson
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1/17/2020 12:34 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    National Retina Institute
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    The National Retina Institute (NRI), which provides sophisticated medical and surgical treatment for retinal disorders, including age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, macular holes, retinal detachments and retinal vascular disorders, is seeking a self-motivated, full time, experienced Ophthalmic Scribe.

    Job duties include updating medical history, medications and ocular history; documenting complaints; checking CVF, EOM, pupil size and response; checking ETDRS visual acuity; checking IOP; dilating of patients; general clerical tasks; general knowledge of sterilization techniques; and other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

    Travel, predominantly for our Towson, Owings Mills, Catonsville, Dundalk and Columbia Maryland offices is required for this position.



    • List all proper diagnoses and symptoms as well as follow-up instructions and prescriptions as dictated by the physician
    • Document procefures performed by the physician
    • Serve as liasion between the physician, patient and staff
    • Provide unparalleled customer service to our patients
    • adhere to established protocols and work processes
    • Successfuly manage volume without compromising quality
    • Enter timely, as dictated by physician, accurate and detailed documentation of the encounter


    Minimum of one year experience working as an ophthalmic scribe (preferably in a retina practice)
    Skill level advanced enough to effectively navigate EHR software system (preferably Nextgen software


    • Fluent in English, bilingual preferred
    • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Advanced computer skills
    • Knowledge of ophthalmic and medication terminology and CPT and ICD-10 coding
    • Must exhibit passion for outstanding results and compassion for those we work with and serve
    • Maintain professional appearance and conduct at all times
    • Be a team player and maintain a professional attitude with typical job stress and have a  flexible and adaptable nature to work in a continuously evolving and fast paced environment

    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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