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Express Employment Professionals Ophthalmic Assistant in Kalispell, Montana

Express Employment Professionals is hiring for an “Ophthalmic Assistant” for a local Flathead Valley company!  Work schedule; Monday to Friday; 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM  Responsibilities: Work directly with patients and our Ophthalmologists and Optometrists. Gather info and perform a series of tests on the patient to prepare them to see the doctor. This includes: Review of the patient’s past and present history Current medications Reason for their visitChecking vision distance and near Checking the patient's pupils for reaction and any abnormalities Performing a brief confrontation visual field test and motilityRefracting Instilling eye dropsUsing a microscope Checking pressuresPerforming diagnostic testsDilating   Additional duties include: Coordinating patient scheduling, general office duties, assisting patients who are wheelchair-bound, assisting with paperwork, learning several different instruments/equipment, prepping the patient for laser treatments, and preparing patients for injections in the eye and in-office minor surgeries. Minor surgeries can be anything from lumps and bumps, irrigations, sutures, LASIK/PRK, PTK, Corneal Crosslinking, etc.Requirements: Previous optical experienceCustomer service experienceDesire to work in a fast-paced service industry“Apply Now” or call Express Employment Professionals at 406-257-2255 to get started today!   Express Employment Professionals can help you find the type of job that perfectly fits your needs and abilities, and you’ll never pay a fee for our services and support. Locally owned. Working with local companies. Putting local people to work.