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Medical Office Tech

Industry

Health and Safety

Advert ID

USA_396176

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

JOB TITLE: OPHTHALMIC TECHNICIAN (Screener) This is a part time position for the right candidate 15 - 30 hours a week.

" Must have clinical experience"



DUTIES/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.



Patient History

Verify and accurately document medications at each visit

Visual Acuity

Eye Pressure

Blood Pressure

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 NexTech.



Escorts (walk) patient back to waiting room.



Instructs patients about visual field testing and perform test (Charleston Office

Only).



Preload patient data into NexTech.

Daily - transfer information from new patient forms received in the mail to

NexTech.



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 (satellite office staff should check with 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 REQUIREMENTS

High school diploma or GED



ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Provide support for staff in satellite offices.



Demonstrates regard for the dignity and respect of all patients, family members, and

coworkers.



Communicates with patients, scribes, receptionists, nurses and doctors.



Displays consistent professionalism.



Interacts with fellow employees in a way that promotes harmony and cooperation.



Maintains proper attendance and punctuality.



Maintain confidentiality of all patient information at all times.



Follow HIPAA Policies and Procedures outlined in Privacy Manual.



EQUIPMENT USED:



Pneumotonometer

Applanation Tonometer

Lensometer

Blood Pressure Cuff