Working in the operating room as a scrub tech or operating room nurse
Working in an office conducting eye tests (like visual acuity; intraocular pressure measurement)
Working in a retinal specialist office preparing patients for eye injections; placing dilating drops, starting IVs for fluorescein angiography, doing optical coherence tomography among many other opportunities
Starting intravenous infusions for other tests or procedures
Preparing patients with eye drops for intravitreal injections
Contact patients to follow-up on procedures, patient teaching about upcoming procedures or surgery or help out at the front desk
Doing diagnostic procedures (when necessary).
Counseling of patients regarding ocular procedures; surgeries and use of medication.
2-5 years experience.
Required Licenses / Certifications
Licensed Ophthalmic Nurse or registered nurses interested in ophthalmology