Experienced Ophthalmic Scribe

Ophthalmology and Optometry Practice-West Hartford CT+ 5 other locations - West Hartford, CT

Full-time | Part-timeEstimated: $24,000 - $33,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits

Busy ophthalmology practice located in West Hartford (with 5 satellite locations), looking for an ophthalmic scribe with experience. Must be detail-oriented, team player, and work in a friendly environment.

We have a completely computerized office including electronic medical records, so knowledge of computers and ability to type competently is a must. Plus have the desire to assist our team and our patients in a long term position.

Job Overview:

*Document the Physician's findings in the patients Electronic Medical Record.

*Transcribe the impression and plan, results of tests, prescriptions, discussions and orders as dictated by the Physician.

*Anticipate the needs of the Physician and patients as often as as possible to help with patient flow.

*Administer patient eye drops as requested by the Physicians.

*Assist the Physicians with office procedures.

*Assist with patient education.

*Ensure that the patients visit and all diagnostic testing has been properly coded on the patients encounter form.

*Willing to learn new skills as required by the needs of the practice.

*Master all new skills within 6 months of their introduction.

*Prepare examination rooms and maintain a clean work space.

Be available to work MONDAY-FRIDAY and one SATURDAY a monthfrom 7:30amuntil closinghours.

*Willing to travel to other satellite offices as needed. (Reliable transportation required).

*Assist with other assigned tasks not limited to the Clinical Department as directed by the Medical Directors and Management.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND EXPECTATIONS:

*Be a team player and maintain a professional and positive attitude.

*Maintain a professional appearance as outlined in the employee handbook.

*Maintain confidentiality of sensitive information as it relates to patients and staff members.

*Enthusiasm to further skill set.

QUALIFICATIONS:

*High school diploma or equivalent.

*Experience in an eye care setting or medical office.

*Ability to multi-task.

*Ability to handle stressful situations in a calm and professional manner.

*Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English in person, by phone or in writing.

*Ability to stand for long periods of time and physically assist with limited mobility.

Salary based upon experience. Benefits include paid vacation/holidays, health insurance, 401K/Profit Sharing Plan.

Please put in the subject line position applying for: Ophthalmic Scribe

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement plan

Company's website:

  • www.solinskyeyecare.com