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Ophthalmology Tech

Apply Job ID 15328615 Date posted 02/13/2020
Summit Medical Group is hiring a full time Ophthalmology Tech to join our growing Ophthalmology office in New Providence, NJ. This role is responsible for:
  • Responsible for assisting with patient visits, scheduling appointments/Diagnostic procedures, maintaining the equipment and instruments and ordering supplies.
  • Performs analyses of patient, glasses on Lensometer, documents vision test, and performs Visual Fields, HRT, and all other tests as ordered by the physician and contact lens lessons.
  • Maintains efficient patient flow.
  • Cleans and/or sterilizes equipment and instruments.
  • Prepares the examination room, escorts patients into room and cleans room when exam is complete.
  • Schedules appointments accurately and appropriately according to department guidelines.
  • Completes referrals according to departmental guidelines.
  • Employs appropriate and timely use of tasking in Electronic Health Record (EHR).
  • Performs appropriate chart prep.
  • Communicates to Supervisor appropriately and promptly.
  • Reconciles encounters daily according to policy and guidelines.
  • Answers the telephone in an appropriate manner, directs call and takes accurate messages.
  • Confirms future appointments as needed. Reconciles Televox cancellation list.
  • Obtains, verifies and updates patient information including demographics, insurance, HIPAA forms and financial waivers.
  • Submits detailed accurate records and payments to the accounting department daily.
  • Accurately documents allergies and reconciles medication list in EHR.


  • High School Graduate/GED / Equivalent required. Vocational / Technical School / Diploma Program preferred.
  • 0 -- 1 years experience. 2-4 years experience preferred.
  • BLS certification required.
  • Ability to communicate in English, both orally and in writing
  • Knowledge of visions procedures required.
  • Knowledge of sterilization processes required.
  • Knowledge of vision equipment/instruments required.
  • Experience with Ophthalmology equipment/instruments preferred.
  • Experience with Standard Office Equipment (Phone, Fax, Copy Machine, Scanner, Email/Voice Mail) preferred.
  • Experience with Standard Office Technology in a Window based environment preferred.
  • Experience with patient care equipment preferred.
  • Experience with EHR, Practice Management System and Departmental/Ancillary Systems preferred.

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