001032

 

JOB TITLE: Ophthalmic Techn

JOB CODE: 001032

KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING, AND SKILLS

Specialized ophthalmic training as approved by Joint Commission of Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO.  Certified as Ophthalmic Technician and In CPR preferred.

EXPERIENCE

Two years of related experience.

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This is an old job specification for job code 001032 - Ophthalmic Assistant.  The job code is now assigned to Ophthalmic Techn.

UNIVERSITY of LOUISVILLE
Classified Job Specification
(11/94)


JOB TITLE: Ophthalmic Assistant

CLASS CODE: 561508

JOB SUMMARY (This was for Ophthalmic Assistant)

To assist the physicians with ophthalmic patient care.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (This was for Ophthalmic Assistant)

Perform ophthalmic assisting skills such as history taking, administering ophthalmic medications, performing basic skills and lensometry, etc.

Perform ophthalmic technician skills under direct medical supervision.

Enter test results in patient charts and coordinate testing schedule.

Order medical supplies as directed.

Perform other related duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING, AND SKILLS (This was for Ophthalmic Assistant)

Specialized training in a medical assistant or related field.

EXPERIENCE (This was for Ophthalmic Assistant)

One year of related experience.