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Managing Optometrist

  • Full-time at Independent Opportunity,
    Posted Monday, April 2
  • Randolph, MA, Full-time
  • Contact: Sharon Clarke
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    617-825-9660

Managing Optometrist

Job Code: Opt/NECO

Job Description

Great practice opportunity for a Managing Optometrist.  The incumbent will operate an affiliate independent optometry practice  with a thriving retail optical shop located in Randolph, Massachusetts

Our team is looking for talented optometrists to help us expand our practice in Randolph, Massachusetts.  You will be an essential member of a team that is committed to delivering exceptional care that improves the health of the patients it serves through prevention, treatment and education.  We value individuals who are curious, innovative, dependable, skilled and flexible in their work. In return, we offer our employees a work environment that is positive, fair and provides opportunities to develop professionally.

If you want greater autonomy without purchasing a practice, this is the practice for you to build a rewarding career.

I.  Job Summary

Under limited supervision, the Managing Optometrist will:

Provide comprehensive, culturally competent eye care services (primary eye care, binocular vision, ocular disease, contact lens, etc.) that meets the standard of care set forth by the American Optometric Association
Monitor financials and productivity
Oversee day to day operations including managing onsite retail optical shop
Recruit, hire and supervise practice personnel 
Perform all administrative components of  patient care management, including timely completion of progress notes, consults, referrals, coding and encounters for all patient care activities
Some Saturday and evening hours are required

II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The assigned duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

A. General

Provide excellent customer service to all patients and staff in multi-cultural setting
Provide excellence in eye care that meets the standard of care.
 Understands and promotes the mission, vision, and values of the practice both in the work place and in the Randolph community and surrounding areas
Maintain open lines of communication with staff  and administration
Must be flexible and adaptable based on practice requirement
Demonstrate effective prioritization of day-to-day operations and project work
Provide oversight and monitoring of budgets, financials and productivity
All other duties as assigned and needed  

Requirements:

III. Knowledge

The Optometrist must be knowledgeable in primary care optometry, ocular disease management and contact lens care.  The Optometrist must understand billing and coding requirements for eye care and optical. The Optometrist must possess strong decision-making skills, highly effective verbal and written communication skills and strong interpersonal skills.  The Optometrist must be proficient with computers, information systems and have experience working in an EHR environment.

 IV. Education and Experience

This position requires a doctorate in optometry (O.D.) from an accredited school or college of optometry, current TPA certified license to practice Optometry in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, current Massachusetts controlled substance registration and have current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support.. The Optometrist must be eligible for Optometric Professional Liability Insurance and eligible to be a Medicare billing provider. The lead Optometrist must be an effective communicator and leader with a minimum of five years’ experience.