OPHTHALMIC TECHNICAL ASSISTANT
University of South Florida Health - Tampa, FL

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      Interviews patients for ocular and medical history, chief complaint, current medications, allergies and family history.
      • Performs initial work up including visual testing, color vision testing, retinoscopy and refraction.
      • Performs various diagnostic tests and measurements including A-Scans, diagnostic ultrasounds, keratometry, lensometry, tonometry and visual fields.
      • Reviews patient records for completeness.
      • Maintains supplies and equipment in examining rooms.
      • Performs related technical and clerical work.
      Position Requirements
      -High School Diploma
      -Two years experience as an Ophthalmic Technician or certification by JCAHPO as an Ophthalmic Technician or equivalent experience in clinical setting
      -Basic computer skills and basic medical office procedures and general business pratices.
      *Requirements reflect the minimum level necessary to be eligible for this position. Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered.
      Customer Service Performance
      Physical Demands
      Assist wheelchair patients.
      Hourly Salary Range Minimum
      14.17
      Annual Salary Range Minimum
      29,484
      Special Instructions to Applicants
      Location
      USF EYE - USF TAMPA
      Department Name
      Ophthalmology
      Work Schedule Summary
      Monday through Friday 8am – 5pm
      1/2 hr. to 1 hour lunch
      Rotate late tech schedule
      Specific Duties and Responsibilities

      Percentage
      75

      Duties
      Working up patients for physician examination

      Percentage
      10

      Duties
      Ensures patient record is complete with documentation and documents from outside entities

      Percentage
      5

      Duties
      Maintains supplies and equipment and ensures rooms are prepared for the next day

      Percentage
      5

      Duties
      Routinely monitors and performs daily “to do” list

      Percentage
      5

      Duties
      Other duties as assigned

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