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Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT)
Monday, September 18, 2017 11:41 AM

Our busy and well-regarded 3-doctor ophthalmology/optometry practice is searching for a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT).

General Summary:

  • The COA/COT will be primarily responsible for assisting the physician in providing quality patient care and maintaining efficient patient flow, while exhibiting consistent professionalism and compassion. Wage will be determined based upon knowledge and experience. Generous benefit package. Note: the candidate will be required to successfully achieve the status of WA State Department of Health Medical Assistant (MA-R) within 30 days of the date of hire, including successful completion of a 7-hour AIDS training/test. Training will be provided in both visual field testing and optics. High school diploma or equivalent required

Duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Assist the doctor in patient care; demonstrate empathy to patients at all times, perform technical work-up, take patient chief complaint and history, enter patient medications, while utilizing an electronic health record.
  • Administer medications, utilizing proper eyedrop dispensing technique and sterility
  • Authorize medication refills and new prescriptions via E-prescribing system
  • Schedule patients for surgery and post-op visits , counsel patients on upgraded IOLs
  • Assist with minor surgery procedures, while using proper sterile techniques
  • Perform dues as the Practice’s Safety/OSHAA Officer: conduct monthly employee testing with Compliance Notes from Eagle Associates; maintain testing records
  • Perform Humphrey and Goldmann visual fields testing

Thank you for your interest in this position. Please submit a cover letter and your resume to:
Bellingham Bay Ophthalmology, PLLC
1130 N Forest St
Bellingham WA 98225

Attn: Wendy Fulton, Practice Manager
wjfulton@hinet.org
www.bellinghameye.com

 
Ophthalmologist (temporary)
Monday, June 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics (Shelton, WA), has a temporary position for an ophthalmologist, preferably with at least one year of experience in performing cataract, intravitreal injections and YAG/SLT procedures. Applicants are required to have the Washington State Medical License, DEA and NPI active. Candidates also need to demonstrate good patient care skills; teamwork and problem solving to achieve goals; excellent verbal communication and listening skills; ability to handle a variety of functions simultaneously with multiple interruptions; complete chart documentation in a timely manner. Must be able to read, write and understand the English language.  The position is open immediately (early June, 2017) and will run through beginning of September, 2017. For more details on how to apply, please contact Jennifer S. Fitchitt, Director of Medical Staff Services, Mason General Hospital and Family of Clinics, jfitchitt@masongeneral.com.