LCMC Health Ophthalmic Assistant Certified in New Orleans, Louisiana

Children's Hospital of New Orleans is a leader in Pediatric care throughout the Southeast region. We are seeking a dynamic Certified Ophthalmic Assistant. The mission of making care available to all children has allowed Children's to grow as an organization.

Children's Hospital is a 247-bed, not-for-profit medical center offering the most advanced pediatric care for children from birth to 21 years. With over 40 pediatric specialties and more than 400 physicians, it is the only full-service hospital exclusively for children in Louisiana and the Gulf South. We invite you to experience the magic of Children's Hospital.

JOB SUMMARY

The Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) provides individualized, direct patient care of assigned patients under the supervision of a physician. The COA assists in the implementation and evaluation of the delivery of ophthalmological care services. The COA also will work closely with the clinic manager in the implementation of policies, procedures and goals of the clinic.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Prefer 1-2 years college.

3 to 6 months related experience.

Current JCAHPO Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or candidate, CPR Certification as required by clinic policy,

Certified Medical Scribe in addition to JCAHPO Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) or candidate preferred.

Must possess the ability to deal with staff, physicians, visitors, vendors, patients, and the general public in a tactful, diplomatic, and pleasant manner. Must have a high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations and retain confidentiality. Must be capable of clear and timely written/verbal communication with peers, professional staff, physicians, and management.

As a member of our team, you will not only experience personal reward, you will also find tangible benefits for you and your family. For more information please go to www.chnola.org.

Children's Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability