Penn State Health Orthoptist - Ophthalmology UPC1 in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Responsible for the performance of complex and various ophthalmic tests and evaluations. Perform evaluation and treatment of adult and pediatric patients with problems related to ocular motility, binocular vision, amblyopia, or strabismus. Evaluate, diagnose, or treat disorders of the visual system with an emphasis on binocular vision or abnormal eye movements.
A Bachelor's Degree required.
Completion of a (2) year postgraduate approved program in Orthoptics required.
Certification as an Orthoptist by the American Orthoptic Council required
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Excellent active listening, critical thinking, and oral & written communication skills required
Ability to solve complex problems required.
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Union: Non Bargained