Medical Assistant/Ophthalmic Technician
- Job Category: Healthcare/Medical
- Salary: $35,000 - $45,000 a year
- Education: High School Graduate
- FT/PT: Full-Time
- Company: EnVision EyeCare
We are a small private practice in a beautiful location in north Durango. We have a great staff and doctors with a loyal and growing patient base. We are looking for a high-energy, fun-loving professional to help us continue to grow.
Our team philosophy is to provide the highest level of patient care, eyewear, products and customer service possible and have fun in the process.
Prior experience in healthcare setting is preferred, but no experience necessary. We will train the right candidate.
This is a great opportunity for someone looking for a long-term career helping others.
Ideal candidate will be:
A team player with a positive attitude, excellent customer service skills and a warm personality.
Fast learner that is excited to learn new skills.
Have good computer skills and comfort with electronic healthcare system.
Willing to go above and beyond the daily job requirements.
Eager and excited to learn everything about eye care and the optical world.
Comfortable with sales and making payment transactions.
Job responsibilities include:
Gathering patient medical history and enter information in EMR.
Scheduling patients for exams.
Pre-testing patient and getting patient ready for the doctor.
Calling in prescriptions to pharmacies.
Sending referrals between medical offices.
Managing prior authorizations for certain medications.
Assisting patients with contact lens education.
Managing contact lens trials and ordering contact lenses for patients.
Cleaning and maintaining equipment and workplace.
Eyeglass adjustments, repairs and troubleshooting.
Verifying patient insurance benefits and explaining them to patients.
Schedule is 40 hours a week Monday-Friday-- No Weekends!
Salary is dependent on experience! We offer a generous $400 monthly bonus to cover health care costs and paid time off of 3 weeks to start, following probationary period. We also offer staff a 401(k) retirement option with matching!
Job Type: Full-time
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $35,000.00 - $45,000.00 per year
Paid time off
10 hour shift
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Medical office: 1 year (Preferred)
Work Location: One location
Hiring 1 candidate for this role