Optometric Technician resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Outgoing and friendly Optometric Tech experienced with various optometry equipment and reading patient charts to determine patient testing. Maintains schedule and patient flow while completing filing and phone work to facilitate office operations. Assists with frame styling and selling glasses and contact lenses to achieve revenue goals.

  • Medical office administration
  • Medical Records Management
  • Monitoring patient progress
  • Patient Scheduling
  • Data Entry
  • Payment collection
  • Relationship development
  • Organization
  • Customer service
  • Communications
Work History
08/2016 to 08/2019 Optometric Technician Myeyedr | New Milford, CT,
  • Acquainted patients with procedures and explained purpose of testing to establish consent.
  • Input patient information and exam findings into electronic medical records system to facilitate accurate record-keeping.
  • Instructed patients on contact lens insertion and removal and lens care guidelines.
  • Coordinated patient scheduling, monitored patient flow throughout office and properly communicated delays.
  • Assisted with insurance questions, eligibility and prior authorizations of medications and glasses.
  • Helped patients with selecting and ordering glasses or contact lenses to encourage informed decisions.
  • Assisted with dilating patients or using eye medications when directed by optometrist.
  • Conducted pretest procedures to gather data before exam and make eye appointments more efficient and productive.
  • Collaborated with optometry staff to reach individual and team goals.
  • Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and increase patient cooperation.
  • Oriented and trained new staff on proper procedures and policies.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs.
  • Gathered forms, copied insurance cards and collected patient information for billing and insurance filing.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Maintained detailed records of test results by entering data and patient information into computer.
04/2019 to 07/2019 Certified Nursing Assistant Mckendree Village Inc | Nashville, TN,
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Conferred with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Cared for average of 35 patients per shift, delivering high-quality, efficient support to meet all needs.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Delivered individualized patient care by recording vital signs, documenting observations, administering treatments and evaluating patient needs.
  • Cleaned and prepared rooms between patients, using aseptic technique to prevent infections and cross-contamination.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep charge nurse informed of changes.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
10/2007 to 06/2008 Paraeducator Davis Joint Unified School District | Davis, CA,
  • Ensured classroom operations and curriculum complied with IEP standards.
  • Prepared instructional materials for group and one-on-one use to comply with established curriculum.
  • Documented student behaviors, interventions and outcomes to enable lead teacher to address pertinent issues.
  • Maintained inclusive learning environment to enable students to gain maximum benefit from lessons.
  • Set up visual aids, equipment and classroom displays to support teacher's lesson delivery.
  • Spoke with parents about children's educational outcomes while observing behaviors and promoting sensitivity to each child's needs and condition.
  • Monitored student classroom and outdoors activities to promote student safety.
  • Assisted teachers and worked individually with students with special needs, helping each navigate education system.
  • Documented behaviors, implemented interventions and treatment results.
  • Delivered personalized educational, behavioral and emotional support to individual students to enable positive learning outcomes.
  • Assisted teachers with classroom management and document coordination to maintain positive learning environment.
  • Supported student learning objectives through personalized and small group assistance.
  • Enhanced learning plans and quantified student progress using quizzes, essays and projects.
  • Partnered with teacher to plan and implement lessons following school's curriculum, goals, objectives and philosophies.
  • Took attendance, graded assignments and maintained student records to assist teachers with administrative tasks and maintain smooth daily operations.
  • Distributed learning materials such as worksheets, textbooks and supplemental activities.
  • Organized classroom materials to help teachers prepare for daily instruction and activities.
  • Used behavior modeling and specialized teaching techniques to share and reinforce social skills.
  • Kept classrooms clean, neat and properly sanitized for student health and classroom efficiency.
  • Performed special tasks to help students with special needs learn and grow.
03/2004 to 10/2007 Dispatcher Alaska Airlines | Kalispell, MT,
  • Sent out technicians to assist customers based on locations, needs and worker availability.
  • Maintained updated and detailed records of calls in physical and electronic database.
  • Evaluated and adjusted over 60 routes based on daily needs, available workers, traffic hazards and weather conditions.
  • Kept detailed track of all available field personnel and all in-progress and completed calls.
  • Documented all changes in computer tracking system.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Resolved conflicts and negotiated mutually beneficial agreements between parties.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
Expected in 06/2001 | Cedar Crest High School, Lebanon, PA GPA:
Expected in 06/2001 | Marketing And Managing , Lebanon County Vo Tech, GPA:
Expected in 04/2019 Certified Nursing Assistant | Tremont Rehabilitation Center , Tower City, PA, GPA:
  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

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School Attended

  • Cedar Crest High School
  • Marketing And Managing
  • Tremont Rehabilitation Center

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  • Optometric Technician
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Paraeducator
  • Dispatcher


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