Sanford Health Associate Optometric Assistant - Eye Services in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Associate Optometric Assistant | Eye Services | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : Eye Services PBB-SU

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Perform preliminary screening examinations and/or tests to facilitate diagnosis and treatment by the provider. Assist the provider with procedures and care of the patient. Collect subjective and objective ophthalmic data from the patient or caregiver and communicates this to the doctor. Cross-training to support basic optical and/or access functions as needed.


Complete medication reconciliation and ensure medication security. Assist provider in performing ophthalmic procedures, including surgery as needed. Maintain clean work environment. Maintain ophthalmic instruments or equipment. Measure visual acuity using appropriate tests. Operate ophthalmic equipment as trained and qualified. Take and document patients' medical histories.


Looking for an individual with excellent customer service skills. Eye Experience not necessary. Comprehensive in clinic orientation provided.


Basic Life Support Certification required. High school graduate is preferred. Will provide training and education for required skills. Previous health care experience or training in ophthalmology, optometry, and/or optical office preferred.

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Allied Health

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req30148