Professional Ophthalmic/Optometric Technician who is highly motivated and patient. Successfully builds and maintains positive rapport with clients. Strives to uphold a keen ability to assess customer needs, meet quality standards and evaluate customer satisfaction.
Humphrey Visual Fields
Contact Lens Fitting and Training.
Standard Ophthalmic Pre-Exam Assessments
Eye Care Specialist, 01/2017 to 07/2014Fort Wainwright/U.S. Army － Fairbanks, AKConducted ocular motility tests to measure function of eye muscles. Instructed patients on the proper care of eyeglasses and contact lenses. Obtained detailed medical and personal data for patient charts and records. Operated ophthalmic instruments, including auto-kerarefractometers, Lensometer, Topographer, OCT, Visual Field Testing.
Clinic Manager/Eye Technician, 08/2014 to 12/2016Bassett Army Comunity Hospital/U.S. Army － Fairbanks, AKCarefully selected, developed and retained qualified staff, as well as trained new staff. Evaluated patient care procedural changes for effectiveness. Reviewed annual goals, objectives and made recommendations for clinic effectiveness and efficiency. Served as liaison between management, clinical staff and the community. Cooperated with other health related agencies and organizations in community activities. Jumped in to fill gaps for clinic rotation when necessary. Regularly evaluated employee performance, provided feedback and assisted, coached and disciplined staff as needed. Reviewed and approved time cards for processing by payroll department.
Scribe/Ophthalmic Technician, 01/2016 to 06/2016St George Eye Center － St George, UTContinued practicing previous eye care skills and experience; learned manual refraction and Goldman Tonometry; became further familiar with glaucoma and retinal diseases. Scribed and assisted the doctor with in-office exams and procedures.Helped physicians examine and treat patients by assisting with instruments, injections and suture removal. Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens. Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. Educated patients about their treatments.
Optometry Technician, 06/2016 to CurrentTwo Rivers Eye Care － New Braunfels, TXRecorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. Escorted patients to examination rooms and prepared them for physician exams. Conducted Pre-exam assessments for 2 doctors and approximately 25 patients per shift. Tested for intraocular pressure, ocular motility and pupil size, equality and reaction. Continued practicing previous eye care skills and experience.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science:History/Library Media Science,2003Southern Utah University － Cedar City, UT, USA
Ophthalmic Specialist,2012Military Medical Education Training Center － Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA