Oct 20, 2020

Ophthalmic Tech Spec

  • VCU Health System
  • Virginia, USA

Job Description

  • JOB SUMMARY
    • The chief objective of this position:

      • Works up patients for physicians that includes taking medical history, performing initial examination and completing diagnostic testing.
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:

      • Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) or Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT) by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO) or Certified Retinal Angiographer (CRA) by the Ophthalmic Photographers Society required
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:

      • Current COT or COMT or CRA certification
    • Experience REQUIRED:

      • Minimum of two (2) year of work experience in an ophthalmology office
    • Experience PREFERRED

      • Four (4) years of previous experience in an ophthalmology office performing initial examinations and diagnostic testing and/or expertise in fluorescein angiography
    • Education/training REQUIRED:

      • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Education/training PREFERRED:

      • Successful completion of an Ophthalmic Tech Program
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