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certified ophthalmic assistant resume example with 5+ years of experience

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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Skilled and educated in the medical for over ten years and looking to expand my knowledge and share what I have learned in previous years.

Skills

I am a RN graduate looking to persue a field in sales which has been a dream career of mine. I am a quick learner, great with people, and would like an opportunity to grow with your company.

Work History
06/2018 to Current Certified Ophthalmic Assistant Md Anderson | Galveston, TX,
  • Instilled anesthetic drops and assisted in laser treatments and minor procedures.
  • Performed lensometry and sit-lamp examinations.
  • Explained pre- and post-operative procedures to patients and carefully reviewed surgical plans.
  • Measured and recorded visual acuity and color vision testing.
  • Operated ophthalmic equipment for patient eye examinations and prepared patients for examinations and surgeries.
  • Operated and maintained ophthalmic equipment in alignment with safety procedures.
  • Maintained inventory of medical supplies and tools to address needs of patients.
  • Documented patient medical history and information utilizing [Software] with commitment to accuracy.
  • Obtained optical pressures, checked visual acuities and administered slit lamp exams to identify issues.
  • Presented preliminary medical evaluation of clinical patients, delivering comprehensive reports to physicians.
  • Administered ophthalmic drops and ointments, focusing on patient comfort.
  • Used Lensometer to measure and record lens power of existing prescriptive spectacles.
  • Measured intraocular pressure using Goldman and Tonopen tonometry process.
  • Conducted Goldman and Humphrey Visual Field Testing as part of overall vision evaluation.
  • Applied eye medications and drops to dilate pupils in preparation for examinations.
  • Adjusted fit and conducted minor repairs to eyeglasses as part of patient fit process.
  • Measured corneal curvature using keratometer to determine axis and extent of astigmatism.
  • Triaged phone calls from patients and outside contacts and handled in order of importance.
  • Assisted physician with laser procedures for vision corrective actions.
  • Conducted corneal pachymetry as screening for Keratoconus, LRI surgery and glaucoma.
03/2020 to 10/2020 Register Nurse Internship Md Anderson | League City, TX,
  • Utilized wheelchairs and hospital beds to transfer patients from room to X-ray or lab.
  • Performed various job-related duties, including ADL assistance, vital signs, EKGs, wound care, foley care and Accuchecks for [Number] patients per assignment.
  • Assisted with activities of daily living by helping patients with bathing, changing clothes, eating and daily hygiene tasks.
  • Assessed patients and assisted in devising treatment methods designed to reduce pain and discomfort.
  • Observed and examined patients to detect symptoms requiring medical attention such as bruises, open wounds or blood in urine.
  • Collected, labeled and transported specimens to prepare for laboratory testing.
  • Maintained continuity of care by communicating changes in patient condition with physicians, family members and other care team members.
  • Recorded vital signs and intake and output of over [Number] patients per [Timeframe], documenting information in [Software].
  • Applied clean dressings, slings, stockings and support bandages to protect patient wounds and prevent infections.
  • Reported findings to quality departments after conducting routine restraint audits and worked with team to devise corrective actions for deficiencies.
  • Demonstrated ability to advocate for and strive to protect health, safety, and rights of patient.
  • Administered different therapies and medications in line with physician orders and treatment plan.
  • Delivered high level of quality care to diverse populations while overseeing patient admission and triaging based on acuity and appropriate department admission.
  • Explained course of care and medications, including side effects to patients and caregivers in easy-to-understand terms.
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
01/2015 to 04/2017 Certified Ophthalmic Assistant Gainesville Eye Associates | City, STATE,
  • Instilled anesthetic drops and assisted in laser treatments and minor procedures.
  • Performed lensometry and sit-lamp examinations.
  • Explained pre- and post-operative procedures to patients and carefully reviewed surgical plans.
  • Operated ophthalmic equipment for patient eye examinations and prepared patients for examinations and surgeries.
  • Measured and recorded visual acuity and color vision testing.
  • Operated and maintained ophthalmic equipment in alignment with safety procedures.
  • Administered ophthalmic drops and ointments, focusing on patient comfort.
  • Used Lensometer to measure and record lens power of existing prescriptive spectacles.
  • Presented preliminary medical evaluation of clinical patients, delivering comprehensive reports to physicians.
Education
Expected in 05/2020 to to Bachelor of Science | Nursing Georgia College And State University, Milledgeville, GA GPA:

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School Attended

  • Georgia College And State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Ophthalmic Assistant
  • Register Nurse Internship
  • Certified Ophthalmic Assistant

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

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