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Title:  Ophthalmic Photographer

Division:  Ophthalmology
Schedule:  Monday-Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $40,785-$63,750
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  7090

Summary

Ophthalmic photographers provide support to ophthalmologists and optometrists within the clinical environment. Ophthalmic photographers are able to perform ophthalmic diagnostic tests and assessments for providers and assist with in-clinic procedures. Ophthalmic photographers should possess excellent critical thinking skills, excellent clinical skills, be able to multi-task, and have excellent customer service skills.

Job Purpose

Technical responsibility for ophthalmic diagnostic imaging, digital record maintenance and physician communication.

Job Duties

  • Photographs fluorescent angiograms.
  • OCT/auto fluorescence.
  • Performs IOL calculations.
  • Performs Ultrasound biometry and sonography.
  • Takes slit lamp photography.
  • Takes simultaneous stereo and individual fundus photography.
  • Injects dye for fluorescence in angiography.
  • Conducts color vision testing.
  • Performs endothelial cell counts.
  • Topography.
  • Travels to satellite offices.
  • Orders supplies.
  • Responds to patients' messages in a timely manner. 
  • Works with front desk to ensure that message boards are updated with any current delays in clinic.
  • Ensures that exam rooms are stocked and cleaned in accordance with departmental and BCM guidelines.
  • Attends CME courses to maintain and enhance ophthalmic technician skills.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED.
  •  Three years of relevant experience.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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