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OPTOMETRIC TECHNICIAN - CISCO LIFCONNECTIONS

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Job Description

OPTOMETRIC TECHNICIAN

JOB DESCRIPTION :  Essential duties and responsibilities are as follows.  Other duties may be assigned.


Greet patients in a timely and friendly manner and escort patients to the optometry suite. Prepare patients for tests by directing and seating patients at eye testing machines and explanation of those tests. Gather preliminary data for the optometrist through patient pre-test; ask for chief complaint, gather patient’s medical/ocular/family history, measure visual acuity, intraocular pressure, visual fields, color vision, depth perception, blood pressure and obtain retinal photography. Accurately record results of patient pretest into Officemate, the vision electronic medical record. Access Epic electronic medical record to schedule, confirm and update and reschedule appointments as necessary. Verify vision benefits prior to exam. Submit claims for processing following the eye examination. Post payments explanation of payment to ledger and reconcile monthly. Answers phones, directs calls and assists with other health center patient needs as requested by center manager.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

High School diploma required, optometric certification a plus.
2-3 years optometric related experience strongly preferred in a non-certified candidate.
Must be accurate and detail oriented.

Primary Location: Durham, North Carolina, United States

Department: UPN1-60870-UNCPN CISCO LIFECONNECTIONS

Shift: Day Job

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