Optometrist

Employer
Sam's Club
Location
White Marsh, MD
Posted
May 19, 2022
Closes
May 26, 2022
Ref
533291442
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Sam's Club Optical-Optometrist What You'll Do In this role, you will provide evidence-based optical care to ensure patient's health and well-being by recommending and prescribing medications and other treatment options (for example, red eye, LASIK surgery, cataract surgery) using evidence-based care guidelines; delivering routine optical care; and educating patients and associates on eye health. Position Responsibilities Evaluates patients' health condition across and within the full vision center scope of service (for example, visual acuity, visual function and eye health, keratometry, refraction) to ensure proper diagnosis and treatment by reviewing complete patient medical history information and performing comprehensive eye examinations. Examines eyes utilizing observation, instruments, and pharmaceutical agents to determine visual acuity and perception, focus, and coordination, as well as identify signs of vision defects (for example, injury, disease, abnormality). Prescribing, fitting, and adjusting eyeglasses, contact lenses, and other vision aids; suggesting, ordering, interpreting, and assessing diagnostic tests (for example, glaucoma testing, macular degeneration, Optical Coherence Tomography-OCT). Provides additional vision treatment (for example, foreign body removal) as necessary; developing treatment plans based on patients' clinical presentation using evidence-based care guidelines. Works with internal stakeholders (for example, pharmacist, clinics, store management) and external stakeholders (for example, external health care professionals) to ensure overall coordinated and integrated patient care experience and high-quality customer service. Performs administrative and retail tasks for the optical center as necessary (for example, financial transactions, patient registration, retail transactions). Perform all services and duties in a manner consistent with Sam's Club policies, procedures, processes, and quality standards. Represents the company in optical care and patient engagement by delivering exceptional customer service through all patient interactions. Develops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce by diagnosing capability gaps; recruiting, selecting, and developing talent; supporting mentorship, workforce development, and succession planning; and leveraging the capabilities of new and existing talent. Position Requirements Education: Doctorate (Required) License: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited school (Required) Sam's Club is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We evaluate qualified applicants and treat all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

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