University of Chicago Medicine
Location: Hyde Park
Shift: Full-Time / First-Shift / 8-Hr Shifts
We're hiring for an Ophthalmic Technician for the Ambulatory Services - Ophthalmology department for a Full Time, Days shift for the University of Chicago Medicine at our main campus in Hyde Park, Chicago, IL. Note: This position will be required to commute to one or both of our offsite locations at Orland Park and/or 900 N. Michigan on a rotating basis.
Join one of the nation’s most comprehensive academic medical centers, University of Chicago Medicine, in a patient-focused and high-energy role as an Ophthalmic Technician with our Ambulatory Services – Ophthalmology department. The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science provides medical and surgical treatment of eye diseases. The department members' interests include cataract surgery with lens implantation, transplantation including corneal diseases plus refractive surgery, vitreo-retinal surgery, and medical diseases of the retina including special treatment of diabetic retinopathy and age-related retinal degenerations, eye plastic surgery, strabismus surgery, and neuro-ophthalmology. Our employees deliver world-class care in an environment where opinions are respected, decision-making is rewarded and teamwork is the order of the day. Our staff is encouraged to achieve their career goals, which in turn benefits all of our patients and the University of Chicago Medicine as a whole.
In this role, under the direction of the Eye Center manager, the Ophthalmic Technician assists the attending physicians in the exam and care of the Eye Center patients.
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