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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La Jolla, CA
Will train for additional duties related to patient pre-testing and EHR usage if capable. Prior experience in this area is a plus....
3 days ago
Monterey, CA
this can cover a wide range of job responsibilities: Scheduling medical procedures Taking patient medical histories Updating patient medical files Placing Dilation drops in patients eyes Performing refractive...
3 days ago
Jordan Valley Community Health Center - Springfield, MO
Optometry Assistant Full-Time Preferred Qualifications High school diploma or GED. Two years work experience in an optometry setting. Duties: Enters patient information on schedule, creates...
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA
Contact lens ordering, insertion and removal training. Must be self-motivated to prioritize duties and multi-task....
1 day ago
Atrius Health - Boston, MA
Technicians who also have NCLE certification will instruct patients how to insert, remove, and take care of their contact lenses....
1 day ago
Progressive Vision Institute - Wyomissing, PA
Description The job description for a Medical Assistant is: Uses autorefractor and lensometers Performs visual field tests Performs visual acuity and pinhole tests Performs brightness acuity measurement...
1 day ago
Eugene, OR
compensation: DOE employment type: full-time non-profit organization Position/Title: Certified Medical Assistant/Medication Technician- Mens Res location: Mens Residential: 1420 Green Acres Rd....
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Triangle Eye Institute No Calls/Walk Ins - Bakersfield, CA
Certified Medical Assistant Triangle Eye Institute NO CALLS/WALK INs Bakersfield, CA Medical Assistant Job Title: Medical Assistant Department: Back Office Reports To : Back office Supervisor, RN...
1 day ago
Healthcare Partners - Roscoe, IL
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...
1 day ago
Atrius Health - Boston, MA
Technicians who also have NCLE certification will instruct patients how to insert, remove, and take care of their contact lenses....
1 day ago
Fairbanks, AK
We are dedicated to providing the best in service for all of our patient's eye care needs....
2 days ago
La Palma, CA
Prefer experienced, reliable candidates who are able to do lensometry, tonometry, visual fields, OCT, topography, fundus photos. Ability to refract is a big PLUS....
2 days ago
360 Care - Charlotte, NC
Medical Assistant 360 Care Charlotte Part-Time $34,408.00 (Careerbuilder est.) Apply on company site Job Details Company Overview Essential Job Functions: Assist doctor with patient care in a...
3 days 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 days ago
DaVita Medical Group - Montebello, CA
Overview (Summary) of Responsibilities: Responsible for performing complex and/or specialized patient-oriented procedures under the supervision of a clinician, Registered Nurse (RN), or Licensed...
23 hours ago

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