Jun 25, 2020

Orthoptist

  • VCU Health System
  • Richmond, VA, USA
Full time

Job Description

VCU Health System's Ophthalmology Clinic is seeking a full time Orthoptist that works adjunctively and exclusively with ophthalmologists who specialize in strabismus. He/she assesses visual function and neuromuscular eye anomalies allowing physician to expand services and maintain quality. Responsibilities: Performs complete sensorimotor evaluations, pre and post op strabismus measurements and address complaints relating to binocular function. Accepts referrals from within the practice or from the local medical community under supervision of an Ophthalmologist. Treats non-surgical disorders of ocular motility and binocular vision. Qualifications:Required Bachelor's Degree Eligibility for Certified Orthoptist (CO) Certification test required and certification obtained within eighteen (18) months of hire Orthoptist Certification (CO) after six (6) months of hire Minimum of two (2) years' work experience in an ophthalmology office Preferred Current Certified Orthoptist (CO) Certification Minimum of four (4) years' of work experience in an ophthalmology office #LI-MW1