Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston Optician in Boston, Massachusetts
OCB (Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston) is a physician group practice that provides primary and sub-specialty care to over 180,000 patients annually. OCB has approximately 500 staff members, based in 10 practice locations including Metro Boston, MetroWest, North Shore, Plymouth and Cape Cod. OCB also has four affiliated surgery centers.
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced full-time Optician in our Boston location.
The Optician provides excellent service to patients and coordinates all activities of the Optical Shop including:
Repairing, adjusting, and dispensing prescription lenses, frames and contact lenses.
Measuring and fitting all eyewear.
Taking optical measurements.
Interpreting prescriptions and assisting patients in selecting appropriate eyewear.
Coordinating billing activities and performing daily cash close and encounter form reconciliation.
Conducting physical inventories. Maintaining organized work environment.
Ordering supplies including ophthalmic and sunglass frames and accessories, contact lenses and contact lens supplies.
Providing guidance on cleaning and handling of eyewear.
Creating and maintaining efficient workflow processes to provide seamless service to patients.
Communicating with multiple optometrists regarding prescriptions and patient needs.
Maintaining knowledge of HIPAA requirement
Education and Experience:
Associates degree in Opticianry or four year apprenticeship under a licensed Optician.
Three years of optical experience in dispensing and optical laboratory.
Certificate/License: ABO Certification.