Ophthalmic Assistant

$16.45 hourly
  • Lake Region Healthcare
  • Fergus Falls, MN, USA
  • Jul 30, 2021
Full Time Assistant/Support

Job Description

Exhibit proficient and professional communication with patients, co-workers and physicians. Carry out physician orders efficiently and accurately - including appropriate documentation. Be knowledgeable of all resources and services available within the clinic and community to provide optimum quality care to patients and their families.

Join our exceptional Ophthalmology department! Our team has the advantage of using state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment to evaluate the health of our patients’ eyes.  We work closely with the 20/20 Optical to ensure patient’s eyewear meets the doctor’s orders.  Our team members assist with rooming patients, diagnostics, and minor procedures. 

Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services & Mill Street Residence provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Qualifications

Training as ophthalmology assistant or 1 year comparable experience; Certification preferred; basic math, and keyboard/typing skills. Proficient and professional communication, both verbal and written. This position requires current Healthcare Provider level CPR certification upon hire or must be obtained within 6 months.

Schedule

Monday - Friday Days, 64 hours biweekly.