Denver Area: Pima Medical Institute
Ophthalmic Medical Technician Instructor (Full-Time)
Posted: 12 February 2020
Pima Medical Institute is a progressive private institution that offers certificate, associate and bachelor degrees in numerous allied health professions. We are currently seeking a dedicated professional to become a full-time instructor for our two year associate degree Ophthalmic Medical Technician program located in Denver, CO.
Ophthalmic Medical Technician Instructor
Instruct and implement the Ophthalmic Medical Technician program to educate students in accordance with the curriculum standards and objectives.
Associate degree from an ICA (aka CoA-OMP) accredited Ophthalmic Technician (COT) or Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT) program recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or an otherwise recognized training entity (e.g., hospital-based program) as an Ophthalmic Technician (COT) or Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT).
Must be Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO) certified as a Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT) or certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) and approved by the medical director to have the appropriate knowledge level to instruct in courses covering systematic disease, eye diseases, pharmacology and surgical procedures.
Three (3) years occupational experience as a certified Ophthalmic Technician - COT or Ophthalmic Medical Technologist – COMT, and / or three (3) years teaching experience in the subject field.
A minimum of four (4) years of job-related training and experience for those instructors who did not graduate from an accredited Ophthalmic Technician (COT) or Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT) program.
Must hold current license, certification or other designation as required by local, state or federal laws to work in the field.
Pima Medical Institute offers a competitive benefits and compensation packagewhich includes comprehensive health insurance, annual performance merit increases, 401(k), ESOP, education reimbursement.
Denver Area: Fante Eye & Face Center
Ophthalmic or Medical Technician (Full-Time needed)
Posted: 16 January 2020
Ophthalmic or Medical Technician
Fante Eye & Face Centre is a premier Denver-based Oculoplastic surgery practice with an emphasis on providing excellent patient care and state of the art technology. We serve both cosmetic and medical patients with a variety of surgical and medical concerns.
We are seeking an ophthalmic or medical technician with a solid foundation in the field who will thrive in our growing, high volume two-physician practice. A reliable team player with a long term goal to stay at the practice is optimal.
Duties will include patient work-ups, including history, vision testing, and external imaging; additionally, patient care triage, in-office surgical assistance, administrative tasks, and excellent communication abilities are integral to the position. The ideal candidate will possess initiative, exceptional organizational skills, maturity, willingness to establish relationships with patients and fellow employees, and will feel comfortable in a fast-paced clinical environment. To meet the demands of our growing practice, the position will require occasional travel to satellite clinics.
Fundamental background knowledge of human anatomy, medicine, and medical office protocols is required. Ophthalmic/medical technician experience is very much preferred, but we are willing to provide subspecialty training for the optimal candidate who best fits in with the culture and standards of excellence within our practice.
Interested applicants should submit a resume as well as a cover letter with a personal statement of up to 200 words describing him/herself, background and interest in the position to Jessica@drfante.com. Competitive benefits package offered; starting salary commensurate with prior training and experience.
Denver Area: Denver Eye Surgeons
Technician (Full-Time needed)
Posted: 23 December 2019
Certified Ophthalmic Technician
Denver Eye Surgeons in Lakewood, CO is seeking an experienced Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COA or COT). We are a fun, progressive practice with top-notch physicians, great staff and wonderful patients. Denver Eye offers competitive pay, benefits, and work-life balance with a flexible work schedule.
The right candidate will be an energetic team player who is friendly, detail oriented, and able to work in a fast-paced medical office.
The position requires experience in taking patient histories, visual acuities, applanation tonometry, refraction, dilation, external examination, slit lamp skills, OCT, VF, and fundus photography. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are crucial.
COA or COT required with a minimum of 1 Year Experience.
Denver Eye Surgeons is a drug-free work place. Satisfactory background check and drug screen required.