Health Safety Notification

Due to COVID-19 and per CDC guidelines, we are seeing patients on a modified schedule. Patients are required to wear a mask or face covering while in clinic. Unfortunately due to the PPE shortage, EANW cannot provide masks to patients. Upon arrival to the clinic, you will be asked if you have experienced a fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, and/or sudden loss of taste or smell within the past 14 days. We will also take your temperature. All visitors will be asked to wait in the car, unless they are needed for the appointment (caregiver, interpreter, etc.).

Ophthalmic Technician

The Ophthalmic Technician serves our patients by assisting the ophthalmologist or optometrist in providing office based patient care and performing ophthalmic clinical duties as directed. These include ophthalmic testing, instilling medications, order processing, and documentation in the EMR (NextGen).

Responsibilities

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Maintain patient flow and communication regarding appointment status.
  • Administer eye medications and instruct the patient in care and treatment of eye conditions.
  • Conduct patient work-ups including measuring vision, Tonometry, and Refraction.
  • Answer patient questions, address concerns, follow up questions and/or refer patient questions to providers as appropriate.
  • Complete appropriate intake assessment of patients, including reviewing the medical record prior to physician examination.
  • Other duties and projects as assigned by management.

Benefits:

  • Generous vacation and holiday pay
  • Free parking or Orca pass
  • Monday through Friday
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Disability & life insurance coverage
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401k with employer match

Qualifications

  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)
  • Experience as an ophthalmic assistant, experienced COA or COT preferred.
  • Experience using an EHR such as NextGen preferred

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