1+ months

Certified Ophthalmic Assistant

Riverside Healthcare
Williamsburg, VA 23185


This position works under the supervision of the Office Manager Physicians and/or Clinical Coordinator/Supervisor. The Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) greets the patient and reviews the complaint. Performs and records pertinent clinical measures to include visual acuities slit lamp exam and any other necessary diagnostic test. The COA facilitates patient education through brochures and videos. The COA prepares prescription refills for the physician to review and sign. The COA is also responsible for preparing referral and dictation letters returning calls to patients and pharmacies with medical questions.Riverside Medical Group has over 500 providers and we are continuing to grow! One of the largest and most diverse multi-specialty group practices in the state of Virginia, our physicians are linked by an electronic medical record system that is leading the nation, now able to provide fast access to quality medical care for our 485,000 patients by interconnecting 500+ providers in 132 locations across all of the Riverside regions. The Williamsburg region has 16 specialty practices and 2 primary care practices. Williamsburg, Virginia is best known for tourist and historical point of interest. Along with nearby Jamestown and Yorktown, Williamsburg forms part of the Historic Triangle, which attracts more than four million tourists each year. Colonial Williamsburg has many historical sites and the College of William and Mary is the second oldest institution for higher education in the United States.


EDUCATION: High School Graduate or GED EquivalentEXPERIENCE: 1-3 years in an Ophthalmology/Optometry OfficeCERTIFICATION/LICENSURE: JCAHPO, Certified Ophthalmic Assistant within 18 months of employment



Posted: 2020-07-02 Expires: 2020-08-30

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Certified Ophthalmic Assistant

Riverside Healthcare
Williamsburg, VA 23185

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