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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Acclivity Healthcare - Tucson, AZ
Currently, they are seeking a professional and dedicated Ophthalmic Technician to join their team! ? Responsibilities of the Ophthalmic Technician ?...
3 days ago
Laurel Eye Clinic Ophthalmic Technician The Laurel Eye Clinic has a career opportunity available as an Ophthalmic Technician. Full-time or part-time available....
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University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Ishihara Color Vision Test, Keratometry; Lensometry, Ocular motility measurements, and Practical microbiology....
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Fairview EyeCare, P.A. - Allen, TX
Familiarity with electronic medical records, retina photography, OCT, auto-refractor and tonometry equipment is helpful. Training is available....
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Mercy - Saint Louis, MO
Does tonometry with applination and tonopen, corneal topography with pentacam, OCT, fundus photography, visual field testing and manual confrontational VF as needed....
2 days ago
Fairfax, VA
Responsibilities include taking patient histories, data entry into EMR systems, checking patient vision, refractions, pressure checks, performing ophthalmic tests to include OCT, Visual Fields, Fundus...
1 day ago
Sutter Health - Palo Alto, CA
Qualifications: REQUIRED: Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) by the Joint Commission of Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO) Current CPR certification...
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Tomoka Eye Associates - Palm Coast, FL
COA or COT certification prefered. Some travel required between offices in Ormond Beach, Palm Coast and Port Orange.
1 day ago
St. Joseph Health - Santa Rosa, CA
Licensure/Certification: Medical Assistant or Ophthalmic Technician certificate highly desirable. Other: Bilingual English/Spanish communication skills a plus....
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Kaiser Permanente - Kensington, MD
Performs initial work-up and specialized examinations of the eye as directed by ophthalmologist. Assists ophthalmologist with clinical examination and surgical procedures as directed. Essential...
1 day ago
Roseville, CA
Outstanding vision care organization is looking for an Ophthalmic Technician with stellar experience working with adults and pediatric patients. This position is direct hire!...
19 hours ago
Vanderbilt University - Franklin, TN
Ophthalmic Technician 3 ~ Vanderbilt Eye Institute Franklin, TN (1900033) Discover VanderbiltUniversity Medical Center: Locatedin Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching...
11 hours ago
Broadlawns Medical Center - Des Moines, IA
Category:Healthcare, Keywords:Certified Ophthalmic Technician, Location:Des Moines, IA-50391...
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Retina Center of Minnesota - Minneapolis, MN
Administer dilation drops when appropriate and/or perform necessary testing, such as fundus photography, Fluorescein angiography and/or OCT....
3 days ago
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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