Ophthalmic Technician/Ophthalmic Assistant

Lance Turkish, M.D., APC - New Orleans, LA

Full time ophthalmology technician and assistant needed for busy Uptown practice.

This person will assist the physicians in patient workup and testing (ocular functions including visual acuity, visual field testing, OCT, funds photography). Will perform other duties as assigned.

Competitive salary. Major medical health insurance.

Experience a plus but willing to train the right person. Must enjoy working with patients and have a positive work attitude.

Job Type: Full-time

Skills and Abilities
Effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to present information clearly and professionally.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to effectively and professionally work with people from all backgrounds.
Typing/computer skills.
Strong math skills
Organizing and prioritizing skills.
Ability to maintain confidential information.

Required – High school diploma. College courses/degree preferred; JCAHPO certification a plus/training for certification encouraged.

Work Experience

None required

Experience in an ophthalmic care setting a plus