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Ophthalmic Technician

Company: EyeCare Partners
Location: Livonia
Posted on: October 18, 2020

Job Description:

Job Description Associated Retinal Consultants, P.C. Position Description Position: Ophthalmic Scribe / Technician GENERAL DESCRIPTION Ophthalmic Scribe / Technicians use ophthalmic techniques to perform preliminary work-up of patients in a clinic setting, scribes for physicians and may also directly assist Physician(s) with examinations and treatment of patients. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ? Functions as scribe which requires knowledge and understanding of retina-specific ophthalmology terminology. ? Requires proficient keyboarding skills, use of electronic medical record and image management system. ? Utilize electronic mail and other instant messaging systems. ? Skilled in ophthalmic terminology, ability to type words accurately with speed and knowledge of ARC Electronic Medical Records system. ? Prepares patients and rooms for treatments and minor procedures as directed by the physician. ? Ability to obtain patient's past and current medical and ophthalmic history including information regarding medications, allergies and family history of eye problems. ? Identifies any potential patient concerns and brings these issues to the attention of the Office Coordinator or physician as appropriate. ? Ability to measure and record both distance and near visual acuity and pinhole acuity; performs preliminary refraction using objective equipment. ? Ability to measure intraocular pressures by applanation tonometry, pneumatonometry and/or use of tonopen, checks pupillary response to light and pupillary defects (will be trained) ? Performs basic visual field testing and patient education as directed by Physician. ? Prepares patients for treatments and minor procedures; measures and records vital signs (blood pressure, pulse, and respiration rate) as required. ? Successfully completes and maintains scribe certification. Upon certification, completes appropriate computerized order entry under the direction of the physician per regulatory and professional guidelines. ? Instills eye drops as directed by the physician. Assists in the application of dressings, shields and eye patches. ? Basic understanding of examination and procedure codes (ICD-9 codes) when inputting into the Electronic Medical Records system. ? Ensures that accurate procedure coding/charges for all procedures/drugs for all patients and correct diagnosis codes are used. ? Keeps examination, treatment, laser and any other assigned rooms cleaned and stocked with supplies, keeps drug count up to date. ? Provides consistent, excellent customer service. ? May consent patient for treatment and procedures. ? Performs OCT on patients with speed and accuracy and assists physician with treatments when needed. ? Assists with patient transfers as necessary. ? Travel to other locations as assigned. ? Responsibilities may be dependent on specific location and not required of all employees in that position. ? Performs all other duties as assigned, which may include assisting in other departments within Associated Retinal Consultants and at other locations. ? Duties assigned may include clerical functions such as filing, key boarding, scheduling patients, cleaning, stocking or other tasks as needed. REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS: ? High School Diploma or higher. ? Strong attention to detail and expert keyboard (Scribe) skills. ? Ability to understand and correctly spell medical terminology and numbers as percentages; analytical and problem solving skills. ? Excellent oral and written communication skills. ? Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with others (teamwork) and provide superior customer service to patients. RELATIONSHIPS Reports to: Reports to Office Coordinator. All employees report to the company Administrator and Physician Partners. Directly Supervises: Not applicable Work Schedule: Varies, but typically Monday through Friday with working hours ranging from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Potential for Saturday work hours depending on location. Work shift hours vary depending on employment status, but generally are 8 hours in length. FLSA Status: Non-exempt WORKING CONDITIONS: ? Moderate physical activity (standing, bending, sitting, walking, pulling and lifting) for most of the work shift. ? Clean office environment. ? Potential exposure to body fluids with direct patient contact. ? Possible hazardous chemicals. If you need assistance with this application, please contact (636) 227-2600 Please do not contact the office directly - only resumes submitted through this website will be considered. EyeCare Partners is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.

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