Ophthalmology Assistant Resume Samples

An Ophthalmology Assistant works closely with Ophthalmologists, assists them with procedures, performs ocular measurements, and tests eye functions, and gathers medical records. The following core duties are listed on the Ophthalmology Assistant Resume – preparing medical records for each appointment and gathering patient information, updating records, taking ocular measurements, using medical equipment, providing information to patients, cleaning ophthalmic equipment, making sure work areas are kept clean and tidy; assisting with basic procedures, and ensuring the correct medical records are maintained for each patient.

Typically, employers will require a high school diploma or GED and the following abilities – strong communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to be organized and manage time efficiently; computer literacy; listening skills, and the ability to use and work with precise tools and equipment. Entry-level positions need only a high school diploma although some employers want a program in ophthalmic medical assisting at college or university.

Ophthalmology Assistant Resume example

Ophthalmology Assistant Resume

Objective : Accomplished, Experienced Ophthalmic Support Professional Background features more than eight years of productivity, professional and consistent performance, excellence in ophthalmic support - in diverse, challenging professional environments. Highly knowledgeable and experienced on the handling, data entry by EMR and testing of patients using the following equipment: OCT, VF, Optos, Pentacam, Pachymetry, A scan Biometry contact and non contact-Etc.

Skills : Customer Service, Nail Tech, Cosmetologist, Cashier, Experience With Microsoft Office, MMS Word. Organization , Customer Services/Communication , Analitical.

Description :

    1. Shifted career into healthcare, building on prior experience with HARC, Inc.
    2. Performed diverse administrative and clinical support functions for this two-site ophthalmic practice which delivers optimal high quality patient care in a convenient and personalized setting, utilizing the latest in diagnostic and treatment technology.
    3. Core of patient population was upscale, suburban residents.
    4. Prepared examination rooms.
    5. Handed instruments and materials to doctor, as directed.
    6. Administered dilating drops, as instructed.
    7. Performed peripheral screenings on Humphrey Instrument.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Ophthalmology Assistant Resume

Objective : A self-motivated, highly creative professional desiring a new opportunity in a positive medical office or hospital utilizing my proven skills and experience encouraging the health of others. Creating and reviewing medical charts for accuracy and completion in accordance with practice guidelines. Assisting in completing charts by transcribing results of patient and doctor consultations.

Skills : Customer service, Planning, Medical Office.

Description :

    1. Confirmed, canceled and rescheduled patient appointments.
    2. Prepared/set-up & assist with minor procedures & YAG/SLTS surgeries.
    3. Sterilized equipment for procedures & sterilize rooms.
    4. Scheduled referral appointments Prep charts for surgery Schedule surgery appointments Schedule surgery pre-tests Reschedule patient appointments on bump list.
    5. Called patients with lab/testing results.
    6. Stocked rooms with clinical supplies.
    7. Worked reports and assist with projects when needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Ophthalmology Assistant Resume

Headline : To acquire an Ophthalmology Assistant position with an opportunity for professional growth in a people-oriented organization where an opportunity to serve others' exists. Recording diagnosis, discharge, prescriptions, and/or follow-up instructions. Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationship with staff, coworkers and the public, both on the telephone and in person.

Skills : I have numerous years of customer service experience and handling the needs of the public.

Description :

    1. Coordinated scheduling of patient appointments and surgeries.
    2. Interviewed patients and document ocular and medical histories.
    3. Performed a variety of routine tests using ophthalmic instruments that provide diagnostic information including, but not limited to, intraocular pressures, basic motility, visual fields.
    4. Assisted the physician during diagnostic and minor surgical procedures, including instrumentation, sterile preparations and documentation.
    5. Prepared and position patient for diagnostic tests and procedures.
    6. Maintained confidentiality of sensitive information.
    7. Recorded patient charges for billing department.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate`s Degree In Radiology

Ophthalmology Assistant Resume

Objective : Looking to find an opportunity to grow and learn in an exciting environment, expand my knowledge and skills in the workforce, as well as bring a fresh and exciting new attitude to the team. & Handling multiple ongoing tasks. Skill in prioritizing assignments to complete work in a timely manner. Skilling in working independently and following through on assignments with minimal direction.

Skills : Directing, Customer Service, Instructing.

Description :

    1. Assisted with prescribed procedures and patient care.
    2. Collected medical histories and coordinated patient schedules.
    3. Took anatomical and functional ocular measurements of the eye.
    4. Administered topical ophthalmic and oral medication to patients.
    5. Performed automated refraction testing.
    6. Instructed patients regarding medications, tests, and procedures.
    7. Provided excellent customer service in person and over the phone.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In Medical Assistant

Ophthalmology Assistant Resume

Objective : Goal is to work for a respectable, supportive, structured organization. Attributes include: great customer service skills, multitasking, detail orientated, punctual, dependable, positive attitude, team player, independent working, hardworking, quick learner, and devoted to assist in achievements for an organization. Writing concisely and clearly, with appropriate spelling. Skilling in establishing and maintaining alphabetical files.

Skills : Word, Excell, 10-Key, Customer Service, Bookkeeping, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable.

Description :

    1. Worked up the patient for their visit.
    2. Assisted the physician with patient education pertaining to the treatment prescribed.
    3. Take scaned of the eyes-using 3diffenerent machines.
    4. Helped out the front desk if they need help.
    5. Responsible for screening patient's health history, evaluating patient needs, performing screening medical exams, assisting Doctors in examining .
    6. Performed follow-up examination on post-operative surgical patients, examining emergency patients and notifying the specific surgeon to exam patients.
    7. Recognized for creating a training program for new hires on all aspects of clinic operation and medical exams.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AAS In Administrative Assistant

Ophthalmology Assistant Resume

Headline : A hardworking young woman dedicated to my work. I am most interested in a heath care profession and one day plan to further my education in Nursing. However, I am willing and interested in learning as much as possible in all health care fields. I have extensive experience in EMR, receptionist and medical assisting/Ophthalmologist Technician positions.

Skills : Ophthalmologist Technician, Health Care, Planning.

Description :

    1. Responsible for: Obtaining patients medical history, patient's contact lens training, scheduled cataract surgery and ophthalmologic appointments, .
    2. Assisted with eye surgeries, laser treatments, various testing related to different eye diseases, patient teaching, appointment .
    3. Made sure all consent forms are signed, call in medications, and bill/code the superbills.
    4. Performed patient work-ups including visual acuity, pacymetry, and applanation/tonometry Conduct patient testing as ordered: visual fields, OCT, .
    5. Obtained patient medical history, checked visual acuity, blood pressure, eye pressure checks, peripheral vision test Provided one on one patient care .
    6. Assisted in patient preparation for vitreal surgical procedures including obtaining medical history, intraocular pressures, and ocular coherence .
    7. Assisted intraoperatively as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Medical Educators

Ophthalmology Assistant Resume

Objective : Service-oriented new graduate with almost 10 years in higher education. Core competencies include relationship building, organization skills and dependability, as well as excellent communication and time management skills. Handling tasks with accuracy and efficiency. Performing effectively under conditions of fluctuating workload. Using common computer programs such as spreadsheets, word processors, mail and Internet browsers.

Skills : Managing, Quality Care, Oral Medication.

Description :

    1. Scheduled and managed appointments, perform inpatient admission and procedures, organize and file patient records.
    2. Helped with triaging patients, getting medical histories, and pretesting.
    3. Assisted the ophthalmologist with cutting prescription lenses to fit the frame chosen by the patient.
    4. Kept inventory of products sold using.
    5. Assisted with training of students with regards to an ophthalmic examination and client relations.
    6. Collaborated with multiple services in order to sustain quality of care.
    7. Administered topical ophthalmic or oral medications.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master Of Education

Ophthalmology Assistant Resume

Objective : To obtain a challenging Ophthalmology Assistant position within a company that will allow me to utilize my diversified skills assist the company in growing to its full potential. Understand basic ophthalmic terminology, and be familiar with signs and symptoms of various ophthalmic problems to answer patient questions and request urgent evaluation when indicated. Typing from tape dictation to computer work processor.

Skills : Planning, Computer Work, Processing.

Description :

    1. Assisted physicians in performing ophthalmic procedures, including surgery.
    2. Maintained ophthalmic instruments or equipment.
    3. Obtained patient ocular and medical histories.
    4. Operated ophthalmic instruments including; interocular pressures, FDT, ultrasonography, fudus photography, and specular microscopy.
    5. Administered drugs for diagnostic testing and treatment.
    6. Collected health status information (pre-visit planning, pain level, med reconciliation etc.) from multiple sources such as; patients, caregivers, members of the health care team, documented records and other relevant sources.
    7. Documented and reported the information and data collected in a retrievable understandable and readable format.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Junior
                      Education
                      Education
                      BA

                      Ophthalmology Assistant Resume

                      Objective : Ophthalmology Assistant with 2 years of experience in knowledging of PDM patient appointment scheduling system. Skilling in editing correspondence and manuscripts for correct grammar, spelling and punctuation. Using electronic mail and Internet services. Welcoming patients and visitors with a positive, warm disposition. Keeping doctors rooms filled to ensure clinic patient flow.

                      Skills : Clinical Patient, Planning, Documentational Skills.

                      Description :

                        1. Performed department specific interventions as directed (visual field, OCT, etc) during office visits, according to regulations, standards and organizational policy and procedure.
                        2. Provided age appropriate, population specific care in a compassionate, caring, culturally and ethically sensitive manner.
                        3. Documented information acquired and services implemented in the patient health record as appropriate.
                        4. Communicated openly with patients, caregivers and other healthcare professionals regarding patient care.
                        5. Used effective professional communication skills and tools to acquire and disseminate relevant information to patients, caregivers and health care providers across the continuum of care.
                        6. Integrated Crystal Run Healthcare policies and procedures that relate to confidentiality, infection control, fire safety, security, equipment management, hazardous waste handling and emergency situations into the practice setting.
                        7. Maintained the physical space to ensure patients have access to care and privacy, security and confidentiality of personal health information.

                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Executive
                      Education
                      Education
                      BA

                      Ophthalmology Assistant Resume

                      Objective : Ophthalmology Assistant is Obtaining patient histories through intake assessments, making note of findings in EHR. Performing visual acuity, auto-refraction, manual and automated lensometry, Goldmann and Tonopen tonometry tests and keratometry on patients, Checking pupils, extra-ocular muscles, confrontational fields and inserts eye drops for dilation.

                      Skills : Directing, Testing, EHR.

                      Description :

                        1. Typed and word processed skills to prepare correspondence, reports, and manuscripts with speed and accuracy.
                        2. Know ledged of ophthalmic terminology and symptoms of eye disorders.
                        3. Prioritized requests by faculty and staff for effective utilization of Director’s calendar time.
                        4. Used discretion concerning confidential matters pertaining to faculty, staff, and patients.
                        5. Experienced working as an executive assistant, supporting an officer or other executive level member of an organization.
                        6. Maintained confidentiality in all areas.
                        7. Worked effectively in occasional stressful or challenging conditions.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Executive
                      Education
                      Education
                      MS