17 days old

Visual Field Technician

Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH 44114

Job Summary:

Participates in the delivery of patient care in an effective manner and receives and prepares patient for visual field testing. May perform routine screening tests, such as vision and glasses checks. Performs various clerical functions.



  • Participates in the delivery of patient care in an effective manner by checking visual acuity and reading current glasses prescription if applicable, recording data in patient record, entering patient information into the automated visual field machine, performing proper visual field test as indicated by ordering physician.
  • Receives and prepares patients for exams or treatment to be performed by administering dilation drops after visual field testing is completed (if indicated by ordering physician).
  • Performs various clerical functions, including ensuring that the ordering physician has signed the appropriate testing order prior to performing the test and that the charge is captured correctly after the test is completed.
  • Maintains the physical environment of exam and procedure rooms by cleaning and stocking daily, assisting and maintaining appropriate supply of medications as needed and conducting basic maintenance. Assists with ordering medical/office supplies.
  • Other duties as assigned.


    • High School diploma or equivalent.
    • Formal education or training in ophthalmology preferred.


      • None required.

        Work Experience:

        • Minimum of one year in a medical environment with direct patient care contact.
        • Prior experience in customer service may be considered as well.
        • Additional formal education or training in ophthalmology may substitute for some or all of the stated experience.

          Physical Requirements:

          • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate medical equipment utilized to perform testing procedures.
          • Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time, good eye-hand coordination to perform various tests.

            The policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic’s Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days. Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic facility.

            Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities",


Posted: 2019-10-02 Expires: 2019-11-01

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