Employment

SkyVision Centers of Westlake, a premier ophthalmology (MD/OD) practice is looking to add an additional experienced Ophthalmic Technician to their professional staff.

Experience is a must – certification is preferred but not required

This opportunity is with a private practice in a desirable area across from Crocker Park. The doctors, fellow technicians and support staff are highly experienced, friendly and fun. The office is very attractive and designed specifically with the patients who live in this area in mind. SkyVision offers the latest technology and services to provide the growing number of families in the surrounding area with the very best in eye care practices.

As a Technician, you will work directly with patients and physicians each day performing a variety of tasks including: working up patients, assisting physicians (MD and ODs) while in the exam room, operating visual testing equipment, and other duties assigned on an as-needed basis.

We are the most advanced eye practice in NE Ohio in the comprehensive treatment of Dry Eye, one of the fastest growing areas in eye care. We are often the first in the area for introducing the newest technologies for patient treatment. We are willing to train the right highly interested learner!

Additional Information:

  • Must have experience with daily use of electronic medical software programs
  • Hours can range from 7:45 am – 5 pm, one Tuesday or Wednesday evening every 6 weeks until 7 pm and one Saturday 8 am to noon once every 6 weeks.

Requirements:

  • Candidates must be able to work as part of a team in a very fast paced environment while maintaining confidentiality and professionalism.

We offer competitive salary and benefits, including medical and 401k package with employer matching and generous PTO policy.

Please email your resumé to Sarah at srouth@skyvisioncenters.com

 



Ophthalmic Assistant – Certified 

The MetroHealth System, Cuyahoga County’s public health system, and its staff of nearly 8,000 provides care at MetroHealth’s four hospitals, four emergency departments and more than 20 health centers and 40 additional sites throughout Cuyahoga County. The health system is home to Cuyahoga County’s most experienced Level I Adult Trauma Center, verified since 1992, and Ohio’s only adult and pediatric trauma and burn center.  As an academic medical center, MetroHealth is committed to teaching and research. Each active staff physician holds a faculty appointment at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Our main campus hospital houses a Cleveland Metropolitan School District high school of science and health. The MetroHealth System is committed to creating a healthier community.

Summary: 

Assists the Ophthalmologist in the Eye Clinic by collecting data, administering treatment ordered by an ophthalmologist, and supervising patients. Provides skilled ophthalmic care to patients, ages infant through adult.  Upholds the mission, vision, values, and customer service standards of The MetroHealth System.

Responsibilities:

  1. Takes history of patients including ocular complaint, allergic reactions and systemic illness and medications.2. Determines visual acuity, color vision, and near reading vision.3. Performs neutralization of glasses to determine the power of the lenses.

    4. Places eye drops in patients’ eyes.

    5. Measures intraocular pressure by use of a tonometer.

    6. Ensures that the ophthalmic equipment is functioning properly.

    7. Positions patients and photographs various portions of the eye to include external photos of the eye, fundus photographs, and flourescein angiography.

    8. Performs visual field testing using a tangent screen and/or bowl perimter, i.e., Goldmann or Marco perimeter.

    9. May perform duties in support of Surgery procedures.

 

Qualifications:

Required:
High school diploma or passage of a high school equivalency exam.
Certification as an Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology
One year work experience in an Ophthalmology Practice
BLS Certification from the AHA

Preferred:
Skill in Photography including fluorescein angiography

Physical Demands:
May need to move around intermittently during the day, including sitting, standing, stooping, bending, and ambulating.
May need to remain still for extended periods, including sitting and standing.
Ability to communicate in face-to-face, phone, email, and other communications.
Ability to read job related documents.
Ability to use computer.

 

Andrea Owsiak

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Human Resources

P: 440-592-1381

AOwsiak@metrohealth.org

 

The MetroHealth System

2500 MetroHealth Drive

Cleveland, OH 44109

metrohealth.org

 

 



Ophthalmic Technician/Assistant @ Ophthalmic Physicians Incorporated

Click Here for more information.

email resumes to:  jill.koeth@opivision.com

 



CLINICAL RESEARCH SPECIALIST I – OPHTHALMOLOGY  – UH

Our position can be found be searching the requisition number 210004LZ. Also, link below!

 https://careers.uhhospitals.org/job/12826646/clinical-research-specialist-i-ophthalmology-cleveland-oh/


Ophthalmic Assistant – Certified 

 The MetroHealth System, Cuyahoga County’s public health system, and its staff of nearly 8,000 provides care at MetroHealth’s four hospitals, four emergency departments and more than 20 health centers and 40 additional sites throughout Cuyahoga County. The health system is home to Cuyahoga County’s most experienced Level I Adult Trauma Center, verified since 1992, and Ohio’s only adult and pediatric trauma and burn center.  As an academic medical center, MetroHealth is committed to teaching and research. Each active staff physician holds a faculty appointment at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Our main campus hospital houses a Cleveland Metropolitan School District high school of science and health. The MetroHealth System is committed to creating a healthier community.

Summary: 

Assists the Ophthalmologist in the Eye Clinic by collecting data, administering treatment ordered by an ophthalmologist, and supervising patients. Provides skilled ophthalmic care to patients, ages infant through adult.  Upholds the mission, vision, values, and customer service standards of The MetroHealth System.

Responsibilities:

  1. Takes history of patients including ocular complaint, allergic reactions and systemic illness and medications.2. Determines visual acuity, color vision, and near reading vision.3. Performs neutralization of glasses to determine the power of the lenses.4. Places eye drops in patients’ eyes.5. Measures intraocular pressure by use of a tonometer.6. Ensures that the ophthalmic equipment is functioning properly.7. Positions patients and photographs various portions of the eye to include external photos of the eye, fundus photographs, and flourescein angiography.8. Performs visual field testing using a tangent screen and/or bowl perimter, i.e., Goldmann or Marco perimeter.9. May perform duties in support of Surgery procedures.

 Qualifications:

Required:
High school diploma or passage of a high school equivalency exam.
Certification as an Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology
One year work experience in an Ophthalmology Practice
BLS Certification from the AHA

Preferred:
Skill in Photography including fluorescein angiography

Physical Demands:
May need to move around intermittently during the day, including sitting, standing, stooping, bending, and ambulating.
May need to remain still for extended periods, including sitting and standing.
Ability to communicate in face-to-face, phone, email, and other communications.
Ability to read job related documents.
Ability to use computer.

Contact:

Andrea Owsiak

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Human Resources

P: 440-592-1381

AOwsiak@metrohealth.org

The MetroHealth System

2500 MetroHealth Drive

Cleveland, OH 44109

metrohealth.org