EyeSouth Partners LLC Ophthalmic Technician in Lawrenceville, Georgia
Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, EyeSouth Partners (“EyeSouth”) is an eye care physician services organization committed to partnering with leading physicians to build a premier network of eye care services in throughout the Southeast. EyeSouth’s partner practices’ clinical mission is to provide high quality medical and surgical specialty eye care. EyeSouth supports its affiliated practices and physician partners with capital, administrative resources, operating expertise, and strategic guidance with an absolute focus on clinical quality and a patient-first culture.
EyeSouth’s affiliate network currently consists of over 135 doctors practicing at 70+ locations throughout Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Alabama, Louisiana, and Texas. EyeSouth is experiencing tremendous growth due to favorable organic growth trends and an impressive track-record of successful affiliations (M&A).
EyeSouth Partners offers a competitive benefits package to its employees:
• 401k w/ Match
• Telemedicine (100% company paid)
• EAP (100% company paid)
• Group Life/AD&D (100% company paid)
• STD (100% company paid)
• LTD (100% company paid)
• Generous PTO Package
• 7.5 Paid Holidays
• Flexible Scheduling
• Employee Discounts and Perks
EyeSouth Partners is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
We are actively recruiting for an open position of Ophthalmic Technician, at our Affiliate, Georgia Eye Associates.
If you wish to join a growing team with favorable benefits and perks, while contributing to a best in class organization, please apply with your resume.
SUMMARY: Responsible for assisting the ophthalmologist by gathering data pertaining to the patient’s visual status by maintaining an environment conducive to the delivery of efficient quality eye care. The ophthalmic technician is able to effectively perform appropriate clinical testing by previous form education and or clinical experience which allows an understanding of the theory, principals of eye care.
· History taking
· Visual acuity measurement
· Refractometry (measurements for the glasses prescription)
· Tonometry (measure eye pressure)
· Measure pupil size and reactivity
· Test and measure eye muscle function
· Visual field testing
· Corneal thickness measurement
· Corneal curvature measurement
· Corneal topography
· Retinal nerve fiber layer measurement
· Retinal thickness and topography
· Fluorescein angiography
· A and B-scan ultrasonography
· Assist with contact lens fitting, and patient instruction
· Prepare for and assist with in-office procedures
· Surgical assisting
Performed other duties as assigned: job descriptions are not intended to be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with a job. Management reserves the right to revise job duties as needed.
Must be flexible with regards to shift ( as hours may vary and are dictated by clinic needs).
· Graduation from an accredited high school
· 3 to 5 years’ experience required
· Ophthalmic and or optometric technician experience preferred
· COA preferred
Clinic/Group Medical Practice office environment with exposure to communicable disease or body fluids. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Must be comfortable with significant continuous use of computers and close detail work.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
Job ID: 2020-1458
External Company URL: https://www.eyesouthpartners.com/