ophthalmic assistant - johannesburg
Kontak Recruitment is a dynamic recruitment agency in South Africa, collaborating with employers of all sizes, both in South Africa and internationally, in all recruitment sectors for over 10 years.
ophthalmic assistant (jb256)
Ophthalmic Assistant (JB256)
R15 - 17 000.00 per month depending on experience
Kontak Recruitment is recruiting for an excellent opportunity for a qualified Ophthalmic Assistant to work closely with the Senior Assistant in supporting the Ophthalmologists in the practice. You will assist with obtaining medical records and preliminary eye function testing.
Applicants should be empathic and professional with good English communications skills and able to understand Afrikaans.
Assist with the following:
Patient history & VA’s
Appropriate tests/imaging such as OCT, Colour Montages, Glaucoma testing, NFLA & visual fields.
Preparation for procedures (Consent, motivations, videos etc.)
Assisting with procedures – Injections, Laser procedures
Patient queries and follow ups
Rooms set up and cleaning
Hygiene & Sterility
Prepping Sterile packs
Washing and Autoclaving of packs
Cataract surgery list & preparations
Consent, information (Working with reception staff)
Post-op follow-up & information
Medication stock control
Readers/Solar shields orders
Stock expiry dates
Equipment service dates
Answering the phone when needed
Assisting with bookings or patient queries
Assistance with admin duties when needed