Optometry Technician Resume Samples

An Optometry Technician will render support to the optometrists and help the patients in getting a suitable eyeglass or contact lens. Specific work activities listed on the Optometry Technician Resume include – keeping exam rooms clean and organized, testing visual acuity, prepping patients before examination, determining the visual capabilities of the patient, performing therapy exercises under the supervision of an optometrist, performing record keeping duties, monitoring inventory in exam room, repairing broken glasses, educating patients on how to use contact lenses, and performing minor maintenance tasks.

Main job skills seen on the resume are – experience in optometry, recordkeeping skills, strong hand-eye coordination, effective communication skills, basic math and physics skills, medical teamwork, and customer service skills. Candidates preparing for this career must first earn an optometric technician certificate and get a license to practice work.

 

Optometry Technician Resume example

Optometry Technician Resume

Summary : Seeking a competitive and challenging environment where can serve your organization and establish an enjoyable career.

Skills : Microsoft, CPR.

Description :

    1. Gathered patient information prior to seeing the physician.
    2. Faxed and copied necessary documents and forms.
    3. Answered incoming phone calls and placed calls to patients regarding upcoming appointments and/or procedural updates.
    4. Praised for quickly learning new treatments and diagnostic techniques.
    5. Performed patient scheduling and acted as first contact for incoming patients.
    6. Completed accounting and insurance forms for billing purposes in an accurate and timely manner.
    7. Performed administrative duties to include: answering telephones, composing and typing routine correspondence, operating office and ophthalmological equipment, entering employee timecard information, and maintaining personnel records.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates In Medical


Sr. Optometry Technician Resume

Summary : Professional with experience and education in drafting documents, briefs, and arguments such as case briefs, motions for judgments, estate administration, opening and closing arguments, discovery, direct and cross questions.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Medical Tech.

Description :

    1. Assisted patients with eye care registration and information concerning exams and various kinds of eye health care.
    2. Ordered and distributed patient contacts lenses per request of patient.
    3. Properly documented and completed insurance claim forms for patients with various eye care insurance and health care policies.
    4. Scheduled patient appointments for eye exams and follow-up care subsequent to a patients' use of trial contact lenses.
    5. Collected patients' payments for eye exams, contact exams, and purchasing of contact lenses.
    6. Organized contact lens sessions with patients for the purpose of instructing them on the proper insertion and removal of contacts for minimal eye discomfort.
    7. Provided customers with appropriate information pertaining to safe techniques to effectively maintain contact lenses.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Child Development


Jr. Optometry Technician Resume

Objective : To thrive in a position as a Optometry Technician where skills and experiences in management, office assisting, sales and healthcare will be utilized and challenged and allow for career advancement and personal growth.

Skills : Leader, Responsible And Organized, Communication And Interpersonal Abilities.

Description :

    1. Greeted and guided patients, collected demographic data and assisted patients, parents and employers in filling out appropriate forms.
    2. Scheduled appointments created and maintained patient records, imputed patients into computer.
    3. Prepared patients for their vision exams; verified insurance and health benefits, tested for eye pressure, read for current eyeglass prescriptions, digital retinal imagery, refracting, insertion of contacts, dispensed dilation and lubrication eye drops.
    4. Taught patients the proper insertion and removal of contact lenses for first time wearers.
    5. Contact patients when their contacts or eyeglasses were ready for dispensing.
    6. Dispensed and ordered eyeglasses, lenses and contacts.
    7. Transitioned paper charts into new electronic system.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification In Nursing

Optometry Technician III Resume

Summary : Over 10 years of professional experience in Administration, Customer Service and Management achieved at all echelons of the military, government & civilian communities. Quick learner with the ability to work independently.

Skills : Optometry Tech, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Consistently established effective relationships with senior executives in an international arena.
    2. Established, organized, and executed informative seminar for monthly base-wide dissemination.
    3. Maintained tracking system for two major medical programs using Excel and other tracking databases.
    4. Assisted supervisor with optical template setup for electronic health record programs.
    5. Trained nine medical personnel in three programs on three areas of specialty benefiting 6,000+ patients.
    6. Utilized programs in daily patient care during paperless record transition.
    7. Troubleshoot medical equipment and its related software.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Optometry Technician II Resume

Objective : Interested in applying concepts from courses related to international development and human culture to contemporary domestic and foreign political and cultural affairs in order to improve communities and institutions.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Medical Terminology, Medical, Customer Service, Computer Skills, Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Provided assistance to various Optometry doctors within the practice.
    2. Updated patient demographics, medications and health history.
    3. Performed pre-examinations of ocular health, refractive measurements, OCT, IOP, Visual fields, retinal photography.
    4. Taught contact lens removal and insertion for first time patients.
    5. Assisted with optical lab duties, refracted when necessary.
    6. Helped increase Hispanic population as patients.
    7. Able to perform task repairing eyeglasses for patience.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Optometry Technician II Resume

Headline : To obtain a challenging position as an office team member, growing in the setting where skills, competencies, and education will be utilized.

Skills : Administrative, Research, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Performed prescreening exams in local daycare and preschool facilities.
    2. Scribed for physician, ordered patient medication Rx, utilized OD-Pro (optometry software).
    3. Self-trained on details of new software and managed office software for entire office.
    4. Created troubleshooting of new software, served as interoffice assistance with their software issues.
    5. Created processes to input all patient data, including scanned exams and all lab results.
    6. Handled incoming calls, scheduled patient appointments for mammograms, ultrasounds and osteoporosis screenings.
    7. Handled creating and filing all patient charts.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Administrative

Optometry Technician I Resume

Summary : Experience to increase the productivity, goals, and growth of the organization and to effectively manage multiple, high-priority projects and take pride in providing exemplary customer service to better meet the needs of its customers.

Skills : Typing - 60 wpm, Licensed CNA, Microsoft Office Suite, Various EMR systems.

Description :

    1. Highly skilled spectacles and contact lenses and instructing patients to utilize them.
    2. In-depth knowledge of using and maintaining ophthalmic and testing instruments.
    3. Experienced in fitting optical and ophthalmic devices.
    4. Knowleded in ophthalmic, medical regulations and optometric technology.
    5. Assisted the Optometrist in the examination and treatment of patients.
    6. Recorded patient case history, conduct visual screening tests including pupillary testing, visual acuity, cover test, color vision and depth perception.
    7. Performed cyclic maintenance and calibration checks on clinic diagnostic equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Optometry Technician II Resume

Summary : To secure a challenging and rewarding professional opportunity that utilizes educational background and varied experiences in the private sector to usher in breakthroughs in science, biotechnology and other forms of bioinformatics.

Skills : Medical Asst, Medical Associate.

Description :

    1. Ordered, fit, and adjusted eyeglasses, contact lenses and other vision aids.
    2. Assisted with eye examinations using observations and instruments.
    3. Read patient eyeglass prescriptions using a lensometer.
    4. Measure patient intra ocular pressures using a tonometer.
    5. Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics, or information such as test results in medical records.
    6. Cleaned and sterilize instruments and dispose of contaminated supplies.
    7. Showed patients to examination areas and prepared them for the optometrist.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Medical

Associate Optometry Technician Resume

Summary : Providing optometry care to obtain and record patient's case histories; assist with selection of glasses or contact lenses; administer various eye tests

Skills : Nurse Tech, Nurse Assistant.

Description :

    1. Performed eye exams for patients.
    2. Discussed with the patient what specific insurances may cover.
    3. Discussed with patients probable causes for stated vision issues.
    4. Read prescription out of patients current glasses.
    5. Worked promptly and finish in a timely manner in order to stay on schedule -Patient demographics such as ; personal information , glasses and contact prescriptions.
    6. Cleaned and maintained technician room to maintain a clean medical environment.
    7. Prepared areas for patient examinations, keeping the area neat and clean.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Psychology

Optometry Technician Resume

Summary : To obtain a position that allows to interact with the public, a variety of work responsibility, challenges to grow in knowledge and the opportunity for advancement.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Answering Phones, Faxing, Preprogrammed Computer Programs.

Description :

    1. Observed and documented patients complaints.
    2. Preformed routine test such as auto refractions, vision suitors, eye pressure checks.
    3. Preformed specialty testing including field of vision testing, intraocular scans and photography.
    4. Worked with representatives for information on new drugs and insurance coverage.
    5. Promoted patient compliance with medications and the importance of returned office visits.
    6. Scheduled appointments, using preprogrammed computer skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma