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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DaVita Medical Group - Colorado Springs, CO
Summary: Responsible for performing patient-oriented procedures under the direction and supervision of a provider to ensure safe and appropriate patient care; assist the provider with minor...
3 days ago
KentuckyOne Health - Frankfort, KY
Perform general patient care by following established standards and procedures. Greet and prepare patients for the health care provider. Obtain and record vital signs including but not limited to,...
3 days ago
Northwestern Medicine - Chicago, IL
Performs technical workups, patient histories and special testing (Refractions w/ retinoscopy, Lensometry, Keratometry, Tonometry, Visual Fields, Amslers, Muscle Testing, Pupil Exams, Topography, OCT...
2 days ago
Catholic Health Initiatives - Louisville, KY
Perform general patient care by following established standards and procedures. Greet and prepare patients for the health care provider. Obtain and record vital signs including but not limited to,...
2 days ago
Avera - Mitchell, SD
Job Summary Greeting patients, answering multi-line phone, scheduling appointments, registering patients, collecting co-payments, prescreening for providers, styling and selling frames and lenses,...
2 days ago
DaVita Medical Group - Colorado Springs, CO
Overview: This position will float between different offices within Mountain View Medical Group. Responsible for performing patient-oriented procedures under the direction and supervision of a...
2 days ago
Coconut Creek, FL
compensation: Negotiable, depending upon experience. employment type: full-time Ophthalmology practice seeking assistant to work closely with the doctor. Primary tasks include work up of patients,...
1 day ago
Catholic Health Initiatives - Omaha, NE
Job Summary / Job Purpose Under the direction of the health care provider, Medical Assistant II is responsible for the delivery of patient care that promotes the safety and wellbeing of all...
3 days ago
Sanford Health - Fargo, ND
Conduct visual field tests to measure field of vision. Maintain ophthalmic instruments or equipment....
1 day ago
Dallas, TX
Duties: Greeting patient Scheduling Electronic chart preparation Insurance verification Prepare patient for optometric examination Recall patients Assisting patients with contact lenses insertion and...
1 day ago
Horizon Eye Specialists and LASIK Center - Phoenix, AZ
Horizon Eye Specialists and LASIK Center is a busy, patient-centered medical ophthalmology and optometry practice....
1 day ago
Kaiser Permanente - Seattle, WA
On phone acts as a triage point for urgent, emergent and general Eye Care needs. May support fitting of contact lenses and provide patient instruction....
10 hours ago
Kaiser Permanente - Harbor City, CA
Description: Under direct supervision, measures patient facial features, adjusts eyeglass frames, and assists patients in selecting optical items to conform to corresponding optical prescriptions...
10 hours ago
Kaiser Permanente - Fremont, CA
Description: Under general supervision of the optical sales branch manager, is responsible for all dispensing and optical activities....
10 hours ago
Louisville, KY
500 TAYLORSVILLE RD compensation: depending on experience employment type: part-time Shelbyville, KY optometry clinic searching for a part-time office assistant. Two-three days weekly....
5 hours ago

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