Keep the discussion going--join our JobWatch Group on LinkedIn!

Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Ophthalmic Assistant For Eye Care Facility

Kelly Services

Newark, NY
Job Code:
Kelly Services
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print
  • Research Salary

Job Details

Job Title Ophthalmic Assistant For Eye Care Facility

Jobid US4330KM_24793336

Location: Newark, NY, 14513, USA

Description **Job Description**

Ophthalmic Assistant For Eye Care Facility located in Newark, NY. Monday-Friday, 8:00AM-5:00PM, $13.00-$14.00/hour. NOTE: Training will take place in Canandaigua and once trained there will be times when travel is required between Newark and Canandaigua.

Overview: The Ophthalmic Assistant/Refracting Tech assists the doctors in all matters involving patient care. This includes starting the patient visit, taking histories, initiating dilation, and completing refractions as appropriate.

Primary functions:

- Initiate patient visit through interview and screening following established protocols.

- Aid accounting office in gathering necessary information for insurance forms.

- Perform scribe duties to support doctor efficiency and clinical need as required.

- Cleans, sterilizes and cares for all office surgical instruments and office autoclave.

- Completes visual field and OCT testing as required.

- Screens patient questions and/or complaints of a medical nature.

- Completes follow up to patients as necessary.

- Maintain and order adequate supplies for the clinical department.

- Uncovering, daily cleaning and covering of clinical ophthalmic equipment.

- Set up instruments for minor surgeries.

- Assist with minor surgeries or lasers as required.

- Clean and stock examination rooms.

- Know and follow specific protocols for each doctor in the practice.

- Maintain audio-visual equipment.

- Complete additional duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

- CPR certified Preferred

- Ability to understand and spell common ophthalmic words, definitions and descriptions

- Understanding of CPT and ICD-9 coding

- High level of organization

- The ability to remain focused in a high intensity position

- Ability to differentiate and manage multiple doctor protocols

- Ability to put the good of the practice ahead of personal concern

- Ability to work well with fellow staff and supervisory staff

- Keyboarding experience, with rapid, accurate typing

- Strong verbal and written communication skills


As a Kelly employee you will also receive great benefits, including;

- Weekly pay with direct deposit or payroll card

- Excellent potential for long term growth with a company who is an advocate of promoting from within

- Optional medical and dental coverage

- Holiday pay and year-end service bonus

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

At KellyServices ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to accessthe best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connectwith Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

Powered ByLogo