Ophthalmic Technician

Employer
Walmart Vision Center
Location
Sykesville, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Candidates selected will support a state-of-the-art optical practice located at the Walmart Vision Center. Seeking ophthalmic technicians to provide comprehensive eye health exams via tele-ophthalmology. Selected candidates will work directly with patients to facilitate pre-examination testing using cutting edge technology. Essential Functions Proper medical history taking and patient intake evaluation Ophthalmic instrument technique including but not limited to auto-refraction, auto-lensometry, tonometry, fundus photography, slit lamp photography, pupil assessment, ocular motility and visual fields. Knowledge of common eye diseases and symptoms Provide customer service, identify customer's needs, and resolve customer issues and concerns Promote the Vision Center offerings to the Walmart customer through health fairs and salesfloor interaction Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures and support the company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity Minimum Qualifications Must be at least 18 years old Basic office equipment and computer skills Strong interpersonal skills Demonstrated history and interest in quality improvement Preferred Qualifications One or more years work experience in an ophthalmology practice or retail optical environment Two or more years work experience in a professional medical environment with patient interfacing Knowledge of HIPAA standards and medical record keeping