ProMedica Health System Ophthalmic Technician Non Certified - Reed Vision Monroe - Full Time - Variable in Monroe, Michigan
Being a part of a large family has advantages. With more than 500 ProMedica Physicians and advanced practice providers, our network is the region’s most complete, with connections to leading hospitals and a wide spectrum of health services. ProMedica Physicians have locations serving northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan, all working together with a single mission: the health of our communities.
POSITION SUMMARY Assist physician with patient examination and treatment, responsible for patient histories, routine diagnostic procedures, as well as some clerical duties. Performs a variety of patient care activities to assist physician and medical office personnel.
Greet patients and visitors in a prompt, courteous and helpful manner.
Review patient’s chart prior to exam to anticipate procedures and supplies or equipment that may be needed.
Obtain patient history, update medications and medical procedures. Perform testing prior to physician exam including but not limited to visual acuity, IOP measurement, visual field testing, OCT, PAM, K readings and refractions.
Administer drops and therapeutic in-office medications as instructed by physician.
Instruct patients both verbally and with written instructions regarding medications and treatment. Answer patient questions and follow up with patient as needed.
Follows up with pharmacies with renewals and prior authorizations as instructed by physician.
Escorts patients from exam room to appropriate area (ie: reception area, dilating room, additional testing or scheduling).
Clean and sterilize equipment and maintain autoclave in accordance with established guidelines and procedures.
Maintain and stock all exam rooms.
Ensures route slips are complete and accurate
May function at front desk, answer phones and make appointments.
May function as a Medical Scribe. Must follow Medical Scribe policy SP17-14 while functioning in this role
Other duties as assigned.
High School Graduate/GED.
Working knowledge of Medical Terminology. Demonstrate basic computer skills. Able to promote a strong commitment towards achieving outstanding internal and external customer satisfaction and superior patient experience. Completion of AAO Home Study Course. Must be able to understand directions (written and verbal), communicate and respond to inquiries; requires effective interpersonal skills. Must be able to demonstrate good judgment in a fast pace environment.
Must be able to move about the practice/department and between workstations. Must be able to occasionally push or lift medium to heavy equipment, supplies, and patients.
ProMedica is a mission-based, not-for-profit integrated healthcare organization headquartered in Toledo, Ohio. It serves communities in 28 states. The organization offers acute and ambulatory care, an insurance company with a dental plan, and post-acute and academic business lines. The organization has more than 56,000 employees, 13 hospitals, 2,100+ physicians and advanced practice providers with privileges, 900+ healthcare providers employed by ProMedica Physicians, a health plan, and nearly 400 assisted living facilities, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, memory care communities, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, and hospice and home health care agencies. Driven by its Mission to improve your health and well-being, ProMedica has been nationally recognized for its advocacy programs and efforts to address social determinants of health. For more information about ProMedica, please visit www.promedica.org/aboutus.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, age, disability, military or veteran status, height, weight, familial or marital status, or genetics.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug-Free Workplace
Requisition ID: 46414
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