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Optometrist

MAKISHA S MAGGARD OD & ASSOCIATES Lexington ,KY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Job Summary

The Optometrist is responsible for all duties related to the medical and operational function of the Practice. Optometrist contributes to the organization by serving as a primary source of contact for patient diagnostic assessments, questions and/or concerns. Provides daily and/or weekly updates to Practice Administrator.

 

Responsibilities of Optometrist

Patient Experience

o   Provides high-quality, cost-efficient service to patients

o   Enhances overall patient satisfaction with attention to detail

o   Provides patient with verbal/visual summary of office visit

o   Commits to providing a positive customer experience that ensures patient’s loyalty

 

Clinical Experience

o   Establishes a relationship of high rapport with patient

o   Follows Optometric protocol/evaluates patient’s health

o   Provides analysis of patient’s condition, identifies needs, performs diagnoses and issues recommendations/treats condition

o   Provides exceptional quality of care

 

Customer Service/Practice Experience

o   Efficiently conducts patient visits

o   Maintains walk-in patient requests

o   Commits to providing best in-class experience for patients

o   Provides effective amount of coverage for Practice needs

o   Maintains positive relationships with patients and employees of the practice

o   Treats all persons with dignity and respect

o   Contributes to business needs by provision of a flexible availability

o   Communicates with Optometry Practice Owner and staff routinely regarding the daily and ongoing office needs/maintenance of office equipment

o   Coordinates for coverage if time off request is needed

o   Performs other duties as needed and/or assigned

 

Qualifications

Education

·       Doctor of Optometry degree

·       Preferred: Doctor of Optometry degree with one-three years of commensurate experience

·       Valid state Optometry license

·       Credentials to prescribe medication

 

Required Skills and Experience

·       Technological Optometric Knowledge

·       Current Optometric Field/Skills Knowledge

·       Financial and Operational Knowledge

·       Exceptional communication skills  

·       High-level of confidentiality (HIPAA, etc.)

·       Attention to Detail

·       Problem Solving Ability

 

Working Conditions

·       Clean, well-lit, ventilated office environment

·       Full-time, part-time or PRN schedules available

 

Physical Requirements

·       Light to Moderate Lifting (10-30 lbs.)

 

Direct Reports

·       Position has no direct reports

MAKISHA S MAGGARD OD & ASSOCIATES

Address

Lexington, KY
40509 USA

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