Optical Assistant Jobs

These eye care specialists handle clinical and administrative tasks in an optometry office. An optical assistant’s job description may include greeting patients, answering phones, handling correspondence, managing patient records, scheduling appointments, assisting with vision tests, and teaching patients how to use and care for glasses and contact lenses.

The median salary for an optical assistant member is $30,492 according to Payscale, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster than average job growth for medical assistants in general at 15%+ through 2026.

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San Antonio, TX
Confidentiality of patient records a MUST Ophthalmic Assistant: Ophthalmological skills-Refraction and applanation tonometry a MUST Slitlamp Confidentiality of patient records a MUST Must be willing...
2 days ago
DaVita Medical Group - Pasadena, CA
OVERVIEW OF POSITION: Responsible for performing patient-oriented procedures under the supervision of a clinician, Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) to ensure safe and...
2 days ago
EPIC Primary Care - Detroit, MI
Job Description Education: Must have current American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) Certification as a Certified Medical Assistant. High School Diploma/GED required. A minimum of two...
2 days ago
Henry Ford Hospital - Detroit, MI
repair them Process remake orders and properly apply vision insurance coverage Responsible for neutralizing and verifying the spectacle prescription in the eyewear through the use of auto and manual lensometry...
1 day ago
M-Scribe Technologies, LLC - Atlanta, GA
Job Description We are seeking a Medical Assistant/Office Manager to become a part of our team! You will coordinate medical and health services in hospitals, clinics or similar organizations....
1 day ago
Pearle Vision Canton, Mi - Detroit, MI
They should also be able to teach customers how to insert and remove contact lenses. 1 office only. Top $$$ for top candidate....
1 day ago
Epic Management - Redlands, CA
Toggle navigation Login Employer? Click here Job Seeker Find A Job Browse Jobs New Job Listings Veterans Quick Subscribe Create an account Schedule A Demo MEDICAL ASSISTANT/CERTIFIED MEDICAL...
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Uc Health - West Chester, OH
Ophthalmic Asst - West Chester - Ophthalmology **Primary Purpose:** The ophthalmic assistant is responsible for performing specialized ophthalmic testing under the supervision of a physician. This...
2 hours ago
Henry Ford Health System - West Bloomfield, MI
lens follow-ups by performing preliminary testing, electronic medical record entries, contact lens classes, support duties, and post exam follow-up....
3 hours ago
Henry Ford Health System - Dearborn, MI
repair them Process remake orders and properly apply vision insurance coverage Responsible for neutralizing and verifying the spectacle prescription in the eyewear through the use of auto and manual lensometry...
2 hours ago
Kansas City Eye Clinic - Overland Park, KS
Basic Work-up skills required: Visual Acuity, Goldmann tonometry, pupil assessment, EOM, Slit Lamp Operation, manual lensometry, etc....
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Kaiser Permanente - Springfield, VA
, auto-refraction, noncontact tonometry and knowledge of contact lenses including the teaching of insertion and removal classes or completion of interdepartmental training program emphasizing above...
1 day ago
Epic Management - Redlands, CA
Tests frequently performed by assistant: Basic Vision Screening, Lemsometry, Auto Refraction, Color Tests and visual Fields....
1 day ago
Franklin, TN
compensation: Based on experience employment type: full-time Private multi-doctor eye care practice is looking for an outstanding individual to come join our team at Cool Springs EyeCare!...
1 day ago
San Luis Obispo, CA
compensation: Competitive Pay employment type: full-time San Luis Dermatology & Laser Clinic is seeking full-time Medical Assistants to join our team. Job Description: Greet and room patients,...
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