Clinical Assistant (Ophthalmic Technician)

Website NJRetina

The Clinical Assistant supports the physician(s) in our busy Retina practice. This full-time position involves direct patient care, clinical tasks and administrative responsibilities.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Obtaining/documenting Patient History
  • Performing patient work up, including all vision testing
  • Obtaining all appropriate consent forms
  • Room set up for the physician; clean up following procedures
  • Stocking supplies
  • Data entry into practice management and EMR systems
  • Greeting/escorting patients to exam room, patient education regarding procedures to be performed
  • Overseeing patient flow
  • Reviewing and filing medical charts
  • Assisting the physician with miscellaneous projects/tasks
  • Assisting the clinical department as needed
  • Compliance with all practice procedures and protocols

Essential Qualifications

    • High School Diploma or equivalency; Bachelor’s degree preferred
    • Accredited training program preferred but not required
    • Experience working in a medical environment, in a clinical capacity
    • Ophthalmology Specialty experience preferred but not required
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; excellent computer software skills
    • Superior level of customer service and friendly demeanor
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
    • Meticulous attention to detail
    • Excellent interpersonal skills to deal effectively with patients, physicians, clinicians and administrators

NJ Eye LLC is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  Candidates are selected solely on the basis of legally permissible job-related criteria without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, marital status, or sexual orientation, in accordance with federal and state law.

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