Ophthalmic Technician

Employer
Integrity Business Solutions, Inc
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 03, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionOphthalmic AssistantIntegrity Business Solutions, Inc. is seeking a Ophthalmic Assistant for one of our clients in Washington, DC. Ophthalmic assistants perform a variety of supportive tasks in an ophthalmologist's office. While technicians and technologists may be more involved in procedural functions, assistants may be responsible for the following:Gathering medical records and patient history informationTaking ocular measurements, both anatomical and functional - including visual acuity measurementsPerforming the following measurements:Refraction (measurements for the glasses prescription)Tonometry (measure eye pressure)Measure pupil size and reactivityTest and measure eye muscle functionVisual field testingCorneal thickness measurementCorneal curvature measurementCorneal topographyRetinal nerve fibre layer measurementRetinal thickness and topographyFluorescein angiographyA and B-scan ultrasonographyAdministering and preparing medicationsProviding eye care and contact lens information to the patientMaintaining and cleaning ophthalmic instrumentsAssisting the ophthalmologist in basic proceduresADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:Prepare procedure and exam rooms; inventory equipment and supplies; replenish supplies and equipment.Perform basic triage per specific office protocol procedures.Maintain professional appearance and personal conduct at all times.Adhere to employer work practices as described in TDC Occupational Exposure Plan policy.Work as a team member within the ophthalmology department and all other departments.Effectively cope with typical job stress.Document work processes as required.Perform other duties as assigned.Visual Acuity measuring, refraction, tonometry, visual field testing.A and B-scan ultrasonographyQUALIFICATIONS:Education: High school diploma or equivalent with experience in an ophthalmology setting and willing to train as an Ophthalmology Assistant.Work Authorization in US DHS & SSA Form I-9 Employment Eligibility. Equal Employment Opportunity StatementIntegrity Business Solutions, Inc. (iBS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Company DescriptionIntegrity Business Solutions, Inc. (iBS) is a woman-owned small and growing business providing quality service and support to government and commercial clients since 2000. We have offices in both Lanham and Cambridge, MD. iBS provides clients with the finest experts in Professional Services, Cyber Security, Intelligence Solutions, Information Technology, and Language Services. iBS is a true partner who brings initiative to identify challenges, ingenuity to creatively pursue and find solutions, innovation tailored to specific client needs, and high-value impact and value to iBS customers. iBS has a passion for National Security, the local, state and federal government and our commercial and university partners. As such, iBS has provided solutions to and partnered with customers at the Defense Intelligence Agency, National Security Agency, Department of State, US Air force and NOAA, the George Washington and Howard Universities to name a few. Woman-Owned Business (WOB) Minority Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (MDBE) Small Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (SDBE)