Ophthalmic Technician Jobs

The basic job description for an ophthalmic technician is to support the ophthalmologist (eye doctor) in providing patients with quality eye care by performing clinical tasks such as taking patient medical histories, conducting eye exams/vision measurements, assisting during surgeries, and instructing patients about medications, tests, and procedures.

The median ophthalmic technician salary is $35,910, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects much faster than average job growth at 19% through 2026.

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20/20 Now - San Francisco, CA
Preferred Duties of Ophthalmic Technician: Patient registration and intake via EMR Patient scheduling and coordination Interfacing with optical retailer Proper medical history taking Knowledge of common...
2 days ago
SIEHT A Falkenberg Eye & Laser Center - Fredericksburg, VA
Looking for an experienced Ophthalmic Technician who is able to complete an ophthalmic exam including updating data collection functions as delegated by the physisican to allow for correct diagnosis...
2 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Centralia, IL
An Ophthalmic Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
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2 days ago Eye Care Partners
Chula Vista, CA
compensation: Negotiable based on experience employment type: full-time Busy ophthalmology office seeking experience ophthalmic technician for full time position....
3 days ago
Turlock, CA
Pension Plan is part of package employment type: employee's choice internship Medical Office specializing in Eye Surgery is searching for an Ophthalmic Technician/ Medical Assistant to work in the back...
2 days ago
Eye Center South - Tallahassee, FL
Keywords: Eye Center South, Dothan , Ophthalmic Technician, Professions , Tallahassee, Alabama...
2 days ago
Eyecare Physicians and Surgeons of New Jersey - Cinnaminson, NJ
Job Description We are looking for ophthalmic technicians to join our team! Candidates must be able to work as a team player and bring a positive attitude to our office!...
1 day ago
Paul Phillips Eye and Surgery Center - Flemington, NJ
Experienced ophthalmic technicians needed for busy, multi specialty practice with 3 locations (Flemington, Clinton and Bridgewater)....
1 day ago
Retina Associates - Tucson, AZ
Ophthalmic Technician Retina Associates Tucson, AZ Technician Level I Job Description Division/Department Technician I Location Tech station Job Title Ophthalmic Technician Reports to Kendra Aguirre...
1 day ago
Brandon, FL
Train patients to insert and remove contact lenses, and teach them how to care for them. Collect payments. Experience with claims and billing would be helpful....
1 day ago
Vanderbilt Health - Nashville, TN
Description Your Role: Under general supervision from the ophthalmic manager, perform both basic and intermediate ophthalmic exam techniques. This includes specialized testing. Responsible for...
11 hours ago
Ophthalmology Associates - Fort Worth, TX
Ophthalmic Technician invited to join our Ophthalmology practice. We love our staff and want you to be part of it!...
12 hours ago
Mid Atlantic Retina - Cherry Hill, NJ
accurate and consistent documentation and measurement tasks in relation to: Visual acuity, confrontational visual fields, evaluation of motility, papillary function tests, color plates, applanation tonometry...
2 days ago
Helm Vision Group - Santa Clarita, CA
/automated refracting system Goldmann tonometry Keratometry Retinoscopy Diagnostic tests including: Humphrey visual fields OCT for retina and glaucoma Fundus photos IOL Master Contact/Immersion A-Scan...
2 days ago
Eye Associates of Nevada - Las Vegas, NV
Must be proficient in history taking, visual acuity testing, manifest refraction, contact lens fittings, visual field testing, tonometry, fundus photography, IOL master, corneal and retinal topography...
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