Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume Samples

An Ophthalmic Medical Assistant works alongside Ophthalmologists and assists them during procedures, apart from performing ocular measurements, testing eye functions, gathering medical records, and providing eye care advice. Exact roles and responsibilities are determined by the type of organization, however, a professional Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume mentions the following core tasks – taking ocular measurements accurately; providing needed information to patients; cleaning ophthalmic equipment, and assisting with basic procedures by preparing the equipment beforehand, and maintaining records of patients.

Typically, employers look for assistants with a high school diploma and the following skills – organized and focused; manual dexterity, the ability to work with precise tools and equipment, computer literacy, strong communication skills, and multitasking skills. The minimum requirement includes a high school diploma and a certificate from a reputed ophthalmic medical college or university.

 

Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume example

Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume

Headline : Motivated self-starter with an aptitude for learning new skills quickly. An acute awareness of surroundings. Extremely observant of people, details, and effects.

Skills : Patient Care, Communication, Analyzing SKills.

Description :

    1. Prepared treatment rooms for examination of patients.
    2. Assisted physicians with examinations.
    3. Cleaned and sterilized instruments. 
    4. Interviewed patients, measured vital signs, weight, and height, and recorded information.
    5. Determined visual acuity and perception, focus, and coordination.
    6. Analyzed test results to develop proper eye care treatment plans.
    7. Conducted ocular motility tests to measure the function of eye muscles.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Ophthalmology


Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume

Objective : Highly motivated, experienced, and passionate candidate seeks to further a career in an Ophthalmic Medical Assistant position that can utilize my technical skills and management knowledge to benefit mutual growth and success.

Skills : Critical Thinking, Multitasking, Medical Care.

Description :

    1. Transported patients to proper exam rooms.
    2. Recorded chief complaint, medical history, etc.
    3. Obtained ocular pressures installed proper drops.
    4. Performed proper testing such as Humphrey visual fields, OCT, Optic nerve photos, NFA.
    5. Did pre-op and post-op vitals manually and electronically.
    6. Discussed proper discharge instructions and escorted patients to their vehicles.
    7. Successfully passed an ophthalmic assistant class.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume

Headline : As an Ophthalmic Medical Assistant, responsible for Performing initial patient screening by taking a history, documenting allergies, medication reconciliation, smoking status, problem list, pharmacy, vital signs, Performing Administrative functions, covering the front desk, checking in patients, etc.

Skills : Patient Care, Troubleshoot, Development.

Description :

    1. Effectively communicated with USD department administrators, faculty, staff, students, alumni, parents, and employers while efficiently managing multiple tasks and deadlines.
    2. Able to provide excellent customer service with simultaneous telephone and walk-in inquiries.
    3. Provided administrative support as needed for the Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities while maintaining the confidentiality of student information.
    4. Successfully supported the development and installation of a new job posting system for USD.
    5. Developed specifications to customize the software for our campus.
    6. Supported the testing and installation of the new software.
    7. Troubleshoot and provide support for users of the Coyote Career system.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume

Headline : Ophthalmic Medical Assistant with 2 years of experience in performing the preliminary workup of patients. To assist the physicians during the patient examination and documents the patient encounter in the patient's electronic medical record as communicated by the physician.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Investigations, Medical SKills.

Description :

    1. Managed budgets for Academic and Career Planning Center, Student-Athlete Success Center, and Center for Academic and Global Engagement.
    2. Responsible for the preparation of vouchers, deposits, and purchase orders and reconciliation of expenditures to the annual budget.
    3. Sterilized equipment and instruments and restock any supplies that are required by surgical staff.
    4. Oversaw documentation of patient records during visit, diagnosis, and plan of treatment.
    5. Verified patient insurance eligibility.
    6. Assisted in training new employees.
    7. Instructed patients on the proper care of eyeglasses and contact lenses.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume

Objective : As an Ophthalmic Medical Assistant, responsible for Preparing, cleaning and sterilizing instruments and maintain equipment; keep patient exam rooms stocked, clean and orderly; disposing of contaminated items according to protocol.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Medical Terminology, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Responsible for taking the medical history of patients and several of the standardized medical procedures for the comprehensive eye examination.
    2. Administered eye drops, preparing and caring for ophthalmic equipment and instruments.
    3. Performed any test and recording results as required.
    4. Prepared the operating room for surgery.
    5. Ensured that the medical equipment and supplies are in order.
    6. Prepared and transported cart to go into the operating room. 
    7. Started and shutdown testing equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate In Basic Nursing Care

Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume

Objective : Ophthalmic Medical Assistant with 5 years of experience in Documenting patient plans of care, tests, and examination results in the medical record as directed by the provider. Responsible for Escalating non-routine issues, questions, and/or concerns to the practice manager or healthcare providers.

Skills : Assist With Patient, Medical Cae, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Served as a key member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team for a busy pediatric ophthalmology practice.
    2. Assisted 3 MDs as well as 1 OD and technician team in ensuring ophthalmic patient care and smooth daily functioning of the office.
    3. Managed patient flow throughout the clinic.
    4. Assisted the doctors and staff with all patient care.
    5. Scheduled patient appointments. Sold ocular spectacles.
    6. Attained inventory of all office supplies. 
    7. Maintained equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume

Objective : As an Ophthalmic Medical Assistant, responsible for Performing routine tests including but not limited to EKG’s, and also Scheduling patients for diagnostic testing and follows up to ensure completion of testing.

Skills : Patient Care, Medical Care, Managing Skills.

Description :

    1. Took patient histories.
    2. Instructed patients about medications, tests, and procedures.
    3. Assisted the Ophthalmologist with patient procedures.
    4. Instructed patients on how to put contacts in, and contact maintenance.
    5. Prepared procedure and exam rooms, inventory equipment, and supplies replenish supplies and equipment.
    6. Maintained confidentiality of sensitive information. 
    7. Scribed and administered eye medications as directed by the ophthalmologist.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume

Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Ophthalmic Medical Assistant professional skills and knowledge to be an effective patient monitoring reaction and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Organizational SKills, Office Management, Medical Knowledge.

Description :

    1. Prepared equipment and assisted doctors during patient exams and treatments.
    2. Performed different tests and used ophthalmic instruments that provided diagnostic information.
    3. Assisted with surgical office procedures.
    4. Monitored patient's reactions to topical and diagnostic drugs and carefully documented progress.
    5. Administered topical medication and diagnostic drugs used for patients and provided triage.
    6. Transcribed doctor's notes and correspondence letters. 
    7. Made callbacks to patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Ophthalmic Medical Assistant with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Office Management, Office Administration, Coding.

Description :

    1. Performed patient workups including history taking, vision acuity, ocular motility, and muscle balance evaluation, manifest refraction, and slit-lamp examination.
    2. Opened, restocked, and closed examination rooms. 
    3. Faxed prescriptions to pharmacies.
    4. Took medical history and assessment during clinical visits.
    5. Verified medical and ocular history.
    6. Assisted physicians in clinical examinations.
    7. Performed testing as ordered by physicians - for example, refractions, OCTs, IOLs.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          G.E.D

          Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Resume

          Objective : To obtain a part-time Ophthalmic Medical Assistant position with an emphasis on medical Support/Office Management utilizing extensive experience and skills. Productive in contributing effectively towards the objectives of a team, and is able to share knowledge, ideas, and information.

          Skills : Word, Cash Handling, Customer Service, Multi-Tasking, Communication.

          Description :

            1. Accurately completed all EMR charts.
            2. Cleaned all exam rooms and equipment.
            3. Answered patient and pharmacy phone calls.
            4. Performed general patient care by following established standards and procedures.
            5. Greeted and prepared patients for the health care provider.
            6. Obtained and recorded vital signs including but not limited to, blood pressure, temperature, pulse, respiration, height, weight, drug allergies, and current medications and presenting problem.
            7. Administered ordered medications and/or vaccines via oral, injection, topically, rectal, ophthalmic, and/or inhalant administration.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Executive
                      Education
                      Education
                      Diploma