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Optometric Assistant

Kalihi Palama Health Center Honolulu, HI

  • Expired: November 20, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

Primary Purpose: Perform duties as the assistant to the Optometrist.Essential Duties:Answers general questions pertaining to optometry.Performs preliminary vision screening on all patients.Frame adjustments and repairs.Dispenses and educates patients on glasses and contact lens wear.Schedules patients appointments and external referralsMaintains monthly recall system.Makes all external referral and proper documents. Fills all orders for spectacles and contact lens orders.Processes patient payments transactions and receipts.Process and balance daily payments transactions for accounting department when neededMaintains inventory of frames and contact lensesMaintains a clean work environment and waiting room areaMaintains equipment/instruments are in proper working orderConducts oneself in a professional manner with all staff and patients.Receptionist duties when needed.Operates Retinal fundus Camera.Regular and reliable on-site attendance is required.Other Duties:Performs other related... duties as assigned (optometric receptionist/Cashier).Observe safety and security procedures, determine appropriate actions beyond guidelines, report potentially unsafe conditions, use equipment and materials properlyMinimum Qualification Requirements:Education: High school diploma or GED equivalent CPC or equivalent years of experienceExperience: Minimum 5 years health billing experience Optical experience is preferredSkills/Knowledge: Knowledge of ICD-CPT coding Knowledge of Practice Management System preferred Accurate, neat and able to complete tasks in a timely manner Able to work alone and with initiativeWork Hours: Saturdays, 8:00 AM 12:00 PMKalihi-Palama Health Center is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law

Kalihi Palama Health Center



Honolulu, HI
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