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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Retina Institute of Virginia - Richmond, VA
Ability to use Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT), Fundus Photo/FA, Visual Field, automatic lensometer, and autoclave....
1 day ago
UW Health Partners - Madison, WI
We are currently seeking an Ophthalmic Assistant to: Perform visual testing in both preventative and specialty eye care Provide a safe and comforting atmosphere for eye care patients of all ages Work...
1 day ago
North Wake Eye Care - Rolesville, NC
Optometric Assistant North Wake Eye Care Rolesville, NC Previous experience in eye care is REQUIRED!...
2 days ago
Connected Health - Wexford, PA
About ConnectedHealth ConnectedHealth is reinventing healthcare by offering something new. We provide proactive, preventative and personal primary care, health and wellness for individuals,...
2 days ago
Nelson Labs - Salt Lake City, UT
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Focus Eye Care - Columbia, SC
Cross-train with Lab Technician and frame selection and dispensing ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS of Clinical Assistant: Reviews patient chart to ensure completeness and accuracy of information....
1 day ago
UW Health Partners - Prairie du Sac, WI
We are currently seeking an Ophthalmic Assistant to: Perform visual testing in both preventative and specialty eye care Provide a safe and comforting atmosphere for eye care patients of all ages Work...
3 days ago
Douglas J. Hollabaugh, O.D. - El Dorado Hills, CA
optometric staff Communicate with insurance companies for proper billing procedures Insurance billing, lab ordering, frame styling and dispensing (willing to train) Front and back office tasks and patient pre-testing...
21 hours ago
Central Utah Medical Clinic - American Fork, UT
At Revere Health, we value the health of our patients above all else. As the largest independent multi-specialty physician group in Utah, our healthcare system gives patients the best in...
11 hours ago
Lafayette Pain Care - Lafayette, IN
Job Description Lafayette Pain Care, an interventional pain management company, will have openings in it's Lafayette location for an experienced Medical Assistants/Scribe once we come back from...
2 days ago
UW Health Partners - Madison, WI
Join our REMARKABLE Eye Care Team that is nationally recognized for excellence!...
3 days ago
UW Health Partners - Madison, WI
We are currently seeking an Ophthalmic Assistant to: Perform visual testing in both preventative and specialty eye care Provide a safe and comforting atmosphere for eye care patients of all ages Work...
3 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Phoenix, AZ
The Assistant Manager performs all the duties required of a dispensing optician, in addition to managerial duties. This position is responsible for interacting with customers, confirming...
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2 days ago Eye Care Partners
Torrance, CA
Job duties include but not limited to assisting in patient intake, scheduling, patient recall, pretesting, light cleaning, frame selection, and dispensing of contact lenses and glasses....
1 day ago
Carlsbad, CA
Duties include, but not limited to: *Pre-testing patients and diagnostic testing as needed *Frame/lens selection and dispensing eye wear *Billing vision insurance claims *Contact lens training *Dispensing...
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Optical Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optical Engineering
The courses in this specialization can also be taken for academic credit as ECEA 5600-5602, part of CU Boulder's Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Enroll here. Optical...

Optical Efficiency and Resolution
This course can also be taken for academic credit as ECEA 5601, part of CU Boulder's Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Optical instruments are how we see the world, from...

Active Optical Devices
The courses in this specialization can also be taken for academic credit as ECEA 5605-5607, part of CU Boulder's Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Enroll here. This Active...

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