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Please note that this position may require an assessment after completion of the application. Please plan for an additional 20 - 30 minutes to complete this.
Shift:First Shift (United States of America)
Nebraska Medicine is now taking applications for a talented individual to join us as a Ophthalmology Technician. This role will be great for someone that has a passion for ophthalmology and great customer service for our patients we serve. This specific position will work from Truhlsen Eye Institute Clinic on the main medical campus in Omaha, NE.
This specific opening will be required to have a COA (Certified Ophthalmic Assistant) OR COT (Certified Ophthalmic Technician) certification in addition to the basic qualifications listed on job description below.
Also known as : COA, COT
We partner with our physicians, nurses and other hospital staff to provide the best Serious Medicine and Extraordinary Care available in the region. We are excited to have Forbes Magazine recognize us in their list of American's top employers and the best employer in Nebraska. Come join us!!
Full Time and benefits eligible (1.0 FTE / 40 hours per week)
Monday - Friday ~ 8:00 - 5:00 PM, however hours may flex early or later as provider request, one must be flexible to accommodate to these hours
Why Nebraska Medicine:
Our shared values reflect who we are and why we're here and include, Innovation, Teamwork, Excellence, Accountability, Courage and Healing.
Competitive Benefits including retirement match contribution, PTO accrual, tuition reimbursement
Lead the world in transforming lives to create a healthy future for all individuals and communities through premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care
Forbes Magazine recognizes us in their list of American's top employers and the best employer in Nebraska
Provide administrative, technical and quality patient care support to an ophthalmologist/optometrist in a clinical setting.
High school education or equivalent required.
Completion of an accredited Ophthalmic Assistant/Technician/Technologist course OR three years of experience in an ophthalmic office required.
Basic Life Support certification (BLS with skills assessment or approved BLS) required.
Graduate of an ophthalmic assistant, technician, or technologist program preferred.
Certification as an ophthalmic assistant, technician or technologist required within eighteen months of hire or transfer. Once certification is achieved it is required to be maintained.
Working at Nebraska Medicine means you're committing to meaningful, impactful work that will elevate the success of your fellow colleagues and will help our patients and their families feel comfortable, confident and cared for.