Ophthalmic Assistant (Canfield)

Canfield, Ohio
About Vitreo-Retinal Consultants, Inc.

Vitreo-Retinal Consultants, Inc. is a private practice ophthalmology group of fellowship-trained retinal specialists. We provide state-of-the-art retinal care for diseases which include Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration and Retinal Detachment. Our physicians are available for consultations and emergencies.

Job Overview

Vitreo-Retinal Consultants, Inc. in Canfield, OH is growing, and we need to expand our team! Our office is located off of route 224 at: 45 Manor Hill Dr., Ste. 200, Canfield, OH 44406. A Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) is preferred. However, we would consider training someone who is willing to learn and who has a basic understanding of medical history taking and medical terminology. We offer a competitive salary, commensurate with your experience.

Seeking a bright candidate with:

  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • Professionalism
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize “on the fly”
  • Ability to pay attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Responsibilities:

  • Taking patient histories
  • Pre-exam testing
  • Assisting and scribing for physicians during exams, procedures, and advanced diagnostic testing.

Qualifications and skills required:

  • Ophthalmology/Retina experience preferred but not required
  • Ability to travel to outlying offices (mileage reimbursed)
  • Electronic Health Record (EHR) experience
  • One year of medical assisting experience (ophthalmology experience is a plus, but is not required

Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) and Profit-Sharing Plans
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Certification and Continuing Education Allowance
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