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University of Minnesota Physicians Ophthalmic Technician, Certified (Ophthalmology Clinic - CSC) - 1.0 FTE in Minneapolis, Minnesota

As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals. The Certified Ophthalmic Technician assists ophthalmologists and optometrists in the preparation and examination of patients with ophthalmic diseases of the eye. The individual in this role also facilitates the efficiency of flow in the clinic and provides a welcoming and patient-centered experience. Certified Ophthalmic Technician Overview Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Records patient history while following JCAHO / UMP guidelines. Tests and records basic Visual Assessment tasks with patients. Performs testing including but not limited to Visual Fields, Pupillary Assessments, Lensometry, Keratometry, and supplementary testing. Facilitates in one or more of the ophthalmic sub-specialties within the clinic. Assists with overall schedule and coordination within the clinic and maintains required company training. To be successful in this role, you must possess: Completion of COT or higher certification, administered by Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology. BLS certification or certification within the orientation period. Excellent customer service skills. Accurate record-keeping. Preferred: 2+ years of clinical experience in Optometry/Ophthalmology. Ophthalmic imaging experience. Clinic Description: Location:909 Fulton St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 Hours:1.0 FTE(40 hours per week) M Physicians offerscompetitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement. UMPhysicians is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Military Friendly employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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