Optometry Technician

Saratoga Medical
 Killeen, TX

Overview

Saratoga Medical has an immediate opening for an Optometry Technician to work at Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center, Fort Hood TX. We offer a competitive salary, paid federal holidays, PTO, a 401K as well as the opportunity to care for our men, women and families serving in the military.

Responsibilities

Conduct/follow treatments plans and rehabilitation services requested by the Optometrist and Ophthalmologist within the scope of practice for an Optometry Technician.

Conduct diagnostic testing as ordered by the Optometrist and Ophthalmologist.

Document accurately within the MTF's computerized documentations systems.

Assist the Optometrist and Ophthalmologist in all aspects of routine and specialty contact lens care.

Manage all aspects of scheduling patient appointments via the MTF's computerized scheduling system (CHCS)

Qualifications

Must have high school diploma or equivalent and have Paraoptometric Certification.

Shall have and maintain current unrestricted certification from the State of Texas. Must have and maintain current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification during the contract period of performance.

Certification must be obtained in accordance with hospital policy.

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