Ophthalmic Technician

Posted on: 8/28/2015 9:50:00 AM
Job Type: Full-time

With the addition of our 13th Physician and 5th office, we continue to be the region’s largest multi-subspecialty ophthalmology practice, providing advanced eye care in the areas of cataract and refractive surgery, cornea and external disease, anterior segment, glaucoma and related disorders, and pediatric ophthalmology. We have 13 physicians providing care in 5 different office locations throughout the Metro Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey areas. We are going through an exciting growth period and are looking for Ophthalmic Technicians to provide superlative service to our patients.

*Job Summary*

Responsible for assisting physicians with patient encounters, documenting the patient exam, and facilitating the timely flow of patients in and out of exam rooms.

*Essential Duties and Responsibilities*

Efficiently conduct patient interviews and accurately document reason for visit. Accurately record exam notes into patient's health record. Complete fee tickets. Perform diagnostic testing. Assist physician with procedures and other medical treatments. Triage and respond to patient care calls. Local travel to one other office in Center City.


High school diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of JCAHPO ophthalmic certification a plus. Working knowledge of EHR a plus.


Prior medical experience working with physicians and patients required. One to two years prior experience as ophthalmic technician preferred.


Working knowledge of eye anatomy, disease, symptoms, and ocular medications. Ability to establish and maintain positive relationships with patients and their family members, physicians, and staff. Ability to fill out paperwork related to patient care in neat, accurate manner. Ability to document exam notes into patient's electronic health record in accurate, efficient manner. Ability to multi-task yet pay attention to detail. Ability to maintain patient confidentiality.

We have a great benefits package that includes 70% of medical and dental premiums for you and your family paid by the practice. In addition, the practice pays 100% of the premiums for short and long term disability and life insurance. We offer a 401(k) plan that includes a match up to 3.5%. We have a generous PTO policy and also recognize 8 holidays each year. We encourage and support continuing education and certifications in the field.

*Qualified candidates should Apply below*

Apply Online: https://localeyesite.com/job/ophthalmic-technician-0828-bala-cynwyd-pa-7796

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