The Ophthalmic Technician will assist all eye department providers, as necessary, in our high volume clinic - Retina, Cornea/Cataract, Glaucoma, General Ophthalmology and Optometry practice. The Ophthalmic Technician will initiate exam by taking patient history and performing high level diagnostic testing.
The Sharp Rees-Stealy Department of Ophthalmology and Optometry consists of 25 providers on our staff to help meet the needs of our patients and is located at 7 of our Sharp Rees-Stealy medical clinics in San Diego (Downtown, La Mesa West, Otay Ranch, Serra Mesa Outpatient Pavilion, Rancho Bernardo, Scripps Ranch, and Sorrento Mesa).
Sharp Rees-Stealy's mission is to improve the health of its community through a caring partnership of patients, physicians and employees. Its goal is to offer quality services that set community standards and exceed expectations in a caring, convenient, affordable and accessible manner.
Sharp Rees-Stealy has been serving the health care needs of San Diegans since 1923 when doctors Clarence Rees and Clair Stealy formed San Diego's first multispecialty medical group practice. Today, Sharp Rees-Stealy has 22 locations and 450 primary care doctors and specialists representing virtually every field of medicine.
Essential Physical Requirements may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, gender, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
This position is located in Rancho Bernardo, San Diego County
8-hour shift: 8:00am-5:00pm, no weekends
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Current be JCAHPO certified at Assistant level (COA) or must obtain JCAHPO certification within one year of date of hire/transfer
- Current BLS certification
- Two years’ current experience in Ophthalmology
- Knowledge of eye meds, use/care of instruments, and sterile technique
Preferred Skills and Qualifications