Thorough and skilled Optometric Assistant with qualifications in preliminary testing and various special testing procedures utilized in the optometric examination. Committed to providing a sensitive and caring approach to patient care, along with the ability to work cooperatively with all members of the vision care team. Proficient with electronic health records software.
Certified Paraoptometric (CPO)
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Performed preliminary testing and patient data collection prior to physician exam. Recorded and documented patient current health status, medical history, Chief Complaint, Visual Acuities, Pinhole Acuities, Stereo and Color Vision, measured Blood Pressure and ICT, and instilled eye drops.
Captured Fundus Photos and Auto Refractor readings. Conducted diagnostic imaging for patients and suspects with glaucoma and retinal disorders. Expertly utilized special testing instruments and obtained and analyzed results for the Visual Fields, Pachometer, OCT, and Auto Refractor/Keratometer.
Prepared and compiled testing data for physician to review and assumed scribing duties, Adaptable in keeping efficient patient flow regarding clinic time, procedures, and triage.
Compassionate and patient while serving challenging patients. Leveraged skills in hygienic and sterilization room procedures. Maintained, calibrated and updated instruments including scheduled maintenance records. Performed administrative duties of scheduling appointments, handling phone calls, entering patient demographics, and filing.
Assisted customers with frame selections. Entered glasses RX in computer system. Performed minor repairs on glasses, such as adjustments and nose pads.
Performed administrative duties of scheduling appointments, handling phone calls, entered patient demographics, accepted payments, and filed. Contacted customer when orders were ready for pick up. Arranged and maintained displays of optical merchandise. Worked directly with sales representatives and maintained inventory.
Accepted into RHOP accelerated studies program. Recognized academically on the Dean's List
Completed coursework towards Doctor of Dental Surgery DDS
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