An Optometrist Technician works alongside optometrists and assists them in carrying out basic eye examinations and treatments. The job description includes testing patients, depth perception, visual acuity, and preparing exam schedules. Other common work activities are listed on the Optometrist Technician Resume as follows – preparing exam schedules, reading exam rooms; assisting in making and repairing eyeglasses; cleaning ocular equipment, and performing other duties as assigned. The job duties also include maintaining inventory level and assisting with the creation of lens and construction of glasses.
A well-drafted resume mentions the following skills – familiarity with optometric tests, manual dexterity, physical stamina, the ability to follow given instructions, professionalism, the ability to work under pressure, and strong attention to details. To become one a high school diploma is mandatory. Candidates possessing post-graduate training can become more competitive as an Optometrist Technician.
Summary : To obtain an Optometric Technician position where can contribute the best of skills and efforts. Develop positive relationship with customers to ensure medical safety and business growth.
Skills : Communicates services, Technician.
Greated experience in Optometrist Professional setting.
Ability to maintain records accurately.
Answered telephones for customers who needed glasses or contact lenses.
Scheduled average of 100 customers per week.
Helped Optometrist during eye exams.
Administered patient testing,
Prepared patient data, filed medical and insurance records, and various clerical tasks.
High School Diploma
Sr. Optometrist Technician Resume
Objective : Previous Optometrist Technician with experience supporting two physicians in a busy medical office. Expertise includes verifying insurance coverage, pre-screening patients, managing records and schedule maintenance. Patient-focused technician with medical office experience.
Skills : Cash Handling, Customer Service.
Carefully reviewed medical records for accuracy.
Strictly followed all federal and state guidelines for release of information (HIPPA).
Wrote clear and detailed clinical phone messages for physicians.
Directed patient flow during practice hours, minimizing patient wait time.
Acquired insurance authorizations for procedures and tests ordered by the attending physician.
Scheduled patient appointments.
Accurately entered procedure codes, diagnosis codes and patient information into billing software.
Bachelors Of Science
Jr. Optometrist Technician Resume
Objective : Experienced client service representative seeking a position where extensive experience and organizational skills will be fully utilized.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Insurance Verification, Claims Processing, Inventory Clerk, Customer Relations, Data Entry.
Recorded and filed patient data and medical records.
Pre-screened all patients, including visual acuity, optical pressure, auto-refractment, visual field screening and capturing retinal images.
Verified patient's insurances for medical and vision coverage's.
Interacted with other medical/vision practices regarding medical records and setting up patients appointments for emergency eye care, cataracts and glaucoma screening.
Ordered, dispensed and gave contact lens classes for patients.
Responsible for scheduling patient appointments, scheduling referral appointments for patients with other offices, obtaining both vision.
Measured visual acuity, intraocular pressure and auto refraction.
Asst. Optometrist Technician Resume
Objective : Dedicated, caring and personable individual with diverse work experience. Quick and willing to learn looking for opportunity to serve in a customer service capacity.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Great Customer Service, MA, Phlebotomist .
Performed pretesting for annual eye exams, visual fields, retinal imaging, demonstration and insertion of contact .
Dispensed prescription glasses and contact lenses, bookkeeping, optical sales, etc.
Responsible for pre-testing patients before eye examinations and medical procedures performed by doctors Assisitng physicians with patient procedures .
Opened and closed office.
Worked hands on with patients.
Dilated patients eyes, checked eye acuity and eye pressures.
Tested patients for Glaucoma if necessary.
Associate Optometrist Technician Resume
Headline : Motivated mid-level professional skilled at efficient and effective operations of programs. Build strong relationships with judiciary, personnel, stakeholders, and public to ensure flow of communication. Maintain confidentiality and high ethical standards. Mediation training for resolving conflict. Knowledge of local and state statues, policies, and procedures.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Case Management, Leadership, Law, Policies, Procedures, Problem Solving.
Responsible for scheduling appointments, preparing correspondence, documenting preliminary case history and maintaining and filing .
Trained patients to wear contact lenses.
Worked with computer program Lytec for Patients information.
Worked with multi phone lines.
Assisted patients' eye care and examination.
Assisted with maintenance of patient records.
Handled technical equipment and eyeglass preparation.
Masters Of Public Administration
Optometrist Technician III Resume
Objective : To obtain a position that will allow to utilize education, verbal communication skills, and experience while seeking an opportunity for a professional growth and advancement.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Linux.
Administered test to determine visual capabilities.
Confirmed and scheduled appointments.
Answered telephone inquiries.
Performed general clerical duties.
Responsible for getting patients ready for exams.
Responsible for returning calls to patients who had questions for the doctor.
Optometrist Technician II Resume
Headline : Health Care Administrator with a focus on developing high standards of practice, evaluating patient care for effectiveness and implementing necessary changes to programs and policies.
Skills : Fluent In English And Spanish, Technician.
Jumped in to fill gaps for on call rotation when necessary.
Diagnosed sight problems, such as nearsightedness or farsightedness and eye diseases, such as glaucoma.
Prescribed eyeglasses, contact lenses, and medications.
Took measurements for contact patients.
Conducted Contact Lens Classes for patients.
Assisted doctor with foreign body extraction procedures.
Attended classes on refraction training and various eye measurements.
Optometrist Technician I Resume
Headline : To obtain a position within a organization allowing growth potential and the opportunity to continually refine skills and abilities.
Performed pre-testing on all patients and provided patient with an accurate diagnosis.
Experienced in OPTOS (film taken to detect cataract, glaucoma and other eye diseases), implemented standards and methods to measure the effectiveness of agency activities.
Examined eyes, using observation, instruments and pharmaceutical agents, to determine visual acuity and perception, focus and coordination and to diagnose diseases and other abnormalities such as glaucoma or color blindness.
Educated and counseled patients on contact lens care, visual hygiene, lighting arrangements and safety factors.
Consulted and referred patients to other health care practitioners if additional medical treatment is determined necessary.
Prescribed therapeutic procedures to correct or conserve vision.
High School Diploma
Lead Optometrist Technician Resume
Objective : Highly motivated, quick learner focused on achieving goals, helping others, and positively impacting the world. Excels in thinking critically, problem solving, and working with a team. Desires acquiring new skills, a physical challenge, and expanding knowledge in the areas of outdoor recreation, conservation, and preservation.
Skills : Office Suite, Knowledge In SPSS, Knowledge Of Maintaining Safe Workplace.
Demonstrated outstanding customer service, complete daily paperwork, file patient charts, electronically file and organize files, clean work office.
Organized patients' charts, medical insurance, and appointments.
Cancelled, booked, or reschedule appointments and check out a minimum of 25 patients in 7 hours.
Performed lab tests and communicated results.
Triaged patient calls and questions.
Assisted co-workers whenever possible.
Collected patients' data from other clinics to confirm complete information on file before appointment date.
Bachelor Of Science
Optometrist Technician Resume
Headline : Highly qualified Optometrist Technician 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 : Microsoft Office, Case Management, Leadership, Procedures, Problem Solving.
Performed screening for Occupational Health Services.
Managed continuous flow by effectively communicating with team members and providers.
Managed phone calls and messages, typed and complete forms, and prepared bibliographies and correspondences.
Maintained records of all analyzed data, input data, recorded procedures and results.
Reviewed, edited, and recorded relevant material, set schedules for publication and managed book supplies.
Operated company technology for special testing using visual fields and fundus photography.
Performed other duties that may be assigned from time to time.