Job Posting Number: 20999BR
Job Posting Title: Ophthalmic Assistant
Job Posting Category: Other Patient Care
Work Site: MCHS - NW WI - Eau Claire
Department: Eye Care Center
This is a Limited Term position with an expected end date of September 30, 2013. Provides patient care under supervision of provider when rooming patients in the clinic setting. Provides care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care; meets the communication needs of patient and family. Maintains regulatory requirements, clinic policies, procedures and standards. Communicates with providers and team members about patient's clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology.
High school graduate or equivalent. Current certification by JCAHPO as a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant preferred. Certification must be obtained within 12 months of hire. Previous eye care assistance experience. Current BLS certification or must obtain within six months of hire.
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Additional languages preferred. Basic computer knowledge.
License or Certification:
Benefit Eligible: No
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Hours/Pay Period: Half time 40
Schedule Details: Monday - Friday, 8 hour shifts between 7:30am to 6:00pm
Compensation Detail: Education, experience, and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $13.70 per hour.
Staffing Specialist: Colleen Costa
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