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Eye Care & Vision Associates

Phone: 716-631-EYES(3937)

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Ophthalmic Assistants

Eye Care & Vision Associates (ECVA) has immediate opportunities for full time Ophthalmic Assistants/Techs. The Ophthalmic Assistant interacts with all patients, monitors patient flow, ensuring the physician exam rooms are always full, prepares the patient for the exam, and assists the physician in patient examinations to allow for proper, professional diagnosis of patients' conditions.

Duties:

  • Obtain patient medical history, chief complaint, and history of allergies and medications
  • Perform accurate and consistent documentation and measurement tasks to include:
    • Visual Acuity
    • Lensometry
    • Confrontational Visual Fields
    • Stereo testing
    • Evaluation of Motility
    • Pupillary Function Tests
    • Color Plates
    • Tonometry
  • Performs ordered diagnostic testing which may include:
    • IOL Master
    • Visual Fields
    • OCT
    • Fundus Photography, etc.

Essential Skills and Abilities:

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Pleasant, courteous and respectful disposition
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Ability to exercise good judgement and tact
  • Team-oriented
  • Well-organized with strong attention to detail
  • Strong typing and computer skills
  • Prior experience using Electronic Medical Records (EMR). Knowledge of NexTech helpful
  • Familiar with the requirements of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, (HIPAA)
  • Personable and empathetic with patient's needs and concerns
  • Dependable
  • Trustworthy

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • At least one year experience working with patients in a healthcare setting; optometry and/or ophthalmology preferred

The ideal candidate is a high energy individual with the drive and desire it takes to become number one.

We offer great benefits, including one full week of paid time off after 90 days, a competitive wage, and a pleasant work environment. Works schedule is Monday through Friday, no weekends or holidays.

Interested candidates can submit resume with cover letter to ECVA:

By mail:
Eye Care & Vision Associates
Attn: Colleen Hils, PHR, Human Resources Manager
6917 Plaza Drive
Niagara Falls, NY 14304

By email: CHils@ecvaEYECARE.com
By fax: 716.731.6439

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Five Western New York Offices

Elmwood Village

Map and directions to the Elmwood Village office of Eye Care & Vision Associates, Buffalo, NY

932 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
P: 716.884.0880
F: 716.884.0811

Southtowns

Map and directions to the Orchard Park office of Eye Care & Vision Associates, Buffalo, NY

3712 Southwestern Blvd.
Orchard Park, NY 14127
P: 716.648.5329
F: 716.648.3185

Niagara Falls

Map and directions to the Niagara Falls office of Eye Care & Vision Associates, Buffalo, NY

6917 Plaza Drive
Niagara Falls, NY 14304
P: 716.731.6434
F: 716.731.6439

Williamsville

Map and directions to the Williamsville office of Eye Care & Vision Associates, Buffalo, NY

811 Maple Road
Buffalo, NY 14221
P: 716.631.8888
F: 716.631.3803

Hamburg

Map and directions to the Hamburg office of Eye Care & Vision Associates, Buffalo, NY

4855 Camp Road
Hamburg, NY 14075
P: 716.648.5329