MD EyeCare Services Corporate

Optometric Technician

Job Locations US-MD-Chevy Chase
Posted Date 2 months ago(9/22/2022 11:33 AM)
Job ID
2022-7607
# of Openings
1
Category
Eye Doctors of Washington
Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

 

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Eye Doctors of Washington has an exciting career opportunity for Skilled Optometric Technician in our Chevy Chase, Md. office. No late evenings, no major holidays or Sundays, a robust benefits package, a team oriented working environment where you are seen, heard and respected as well as clear career ladder opportunities. 

 

For over 50 years, we have provided the DC metropolitan area with state-of-the-art eye care. Founded by a group of professors from the Center for Sight at Georgetown University, our practice has always focused on the core values of academically oriented care, keeping abreast of the latest advancements in the field of ophthalmology, and providing an efficient yet comfortable environment for our patients.

 

Since we are an academically oriented practice, we have the unique advantage of being able to offer the newest procedures and techniques with the benefit of the most advanced diagnostic and surgical equipment. Even our routine eye exams take advantage of recent technological innovations. We realize that selecting a physician can be a challenging process, and we believe that our practice’s compassionate experts are uniquely positioned to provide our patients with the best possible care in the field.

 

All of us at Eye Doctors of Washington are committed to inclusion and diversity. We believe today more than ever; it isn’t speaking the words, but starts with a culture of service, caring and listening and we would throughly enjoy meeting with you and discussing our employment opportunities

 

Optometric Technicians are responsible for assisting the Optometrist by documenting patient information into the Electronic Health Record as well as taking ocular measurements and administering treatment as allowed and ordered by the physician. 

 

Our Top Candidate will bring at least one year of verifiable experience working in an ophthalmology practice as an Ophthalmic Technician. Candidates possessing a COA or COT are highly preferred. 

 

**Eyecare Services Partners will now only consider candidates who can verify prior to hire that they either have been fully vaccinated against the Covid 19 virus or have started the vaccine process by having their initial dose before starting in their new position and are committed to completing that process within 30 days of starting work. Exemptions for medical and religious concerns will be considered.

Responsibilities

  • Initial work up of patients such as gathering chief complaint, ocular and systemic history, past family and social history and complete review of systems
  • Measuring visual acuities, interocular pressures, confrontational fields, EOMS, and more
  • Performing external slit lamp examination and administering eye drops
  • Scribe in electronic medical records format to document the patient visit and examination
  • Assist with stocking supplies, ensuring cleanliness of patient exams room and other administrative or clinical duties as assigned

 

 

Qualifications

  • At least one year of experience in a work up position within an optometric practice is preferred
  • Must be willing to travel to other offices occasionally to meet the demands of business
  • 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 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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