Ophthalmic Assistant

Industry

Admin and Secretarial

Advert ID

USA_427836

Location

Parkersburg

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Parkersburg, WV - (USA) 1047 Emerson Ave WV Parkersburg , WV - 26104 Phone : 304-485-0088

ContactNumber

304-485-0088

Job Description

Ophthalmic Assistant



Responsibilities:

Escort (walk) patient from waiting room to screening room and perform and document initial part of exam per physician's instructions in a timely manner.



Duties:

* Obtain Patient History

* Verify and accurately document medications at each visit

* Check visual acuity

* Check eye pressure

* Check blood Pressure

* Check dilation

* Record visits to other eye doctors since last visit.

* Recognize signs and symptoms of eye diseases.

* Review chart for labs or test results ordered at previous visit; obtain if not in database.

* Escorts (walk) patient back to waiting room.

* Instructs patients about visual field testing and perform test.

* Transfer information from new patient forms received in the mail to database.

* Check waiting room to ensure that all patients have checked in and are not kept waiting

an unreasonable length of time.

* Monitors supplies in screening rooms regularly.

* Maintain and cleans all equipment being used. Report to Practice Administrator if not in

working condition.

* Accept and perform miscellaneous duties and responsibilities as required.

* When daily primary duties are complete, the employee should check with

Administrators and Nurses to determine if there are any other tasks that need completed.

* Duties and responsibilities may be added, deleted or changed at any time at the discretion of management, formally or informally, either verbally or in writing.

* File charts as time allows.



Minimum Education:

High school diploma or GED



Minimum Background requirements:

Previous experience or training in this position or similar position is beneficial, but not required.



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