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Published: November 10, 2023

Optometric Assistant

Brampton, ON, Canada | Full Time

LMC Optometry & Eye Care

Currently, our growing team is looking for an Optometric Assistant who can work with us on a permanent, full-time basis at our LMC Brampton Optometry location.
The Optometric Assistant supports our Eye Care clinic and Optometrists by obtaining preliminary case history and pretesting patients for eye exams; performing reception work such as answering phones, checking patients in/out, and sending out referrals; maintaining records, correspondence and filing.
Responsibilities:

 Greeting patients in person, by telephone, or online
 Booking/Scheduling appointments and making recalls
 Pretesting patients and other auxiliary tests
 Scanning, filing and faxing reports/charts
 Facilitate patient referrals/reports to other healthcare professionals
Requirements:

 One year experience in an optical setting
 High School or College Graduate
 Ophthalmic Assistant diploma preferred
 Excellent verbal and communication skills
 Strong interpersonal skills, friendly and caring, outgoing personality
 Customer service experience is essential
 Must be proficient with computers and monetary transactions
 Able to follow directions and take personal responsibility for actions
 Must demonstrate strong time management and organizational skills
 Ability to work independently and in a team
 Fashionable professional attire
 Passion for learning and dealing with people
 Able to follow through on tasks with attention to detail
 Able to multitask

Our Mission:

Enabling Wellness, Embracing Learning, Expanding the Therapeutic Horizon

Organization Profile:

LMC Healthcare (LMC) is Canada’s largest specialist care provider in diabetes, endocrinology & metabolism. We’re transforming diabetes care by making it more accessible, comprehensive and patient-centric than ever before. LMC has 15 multi-disciplinary centers of excellence and 20 clinical research sites located in 3 provinces (Ontario, Alberta, and Quebec). Our 60+ Endocrinologists, many of whom are nationally renowned for their areas of expertise, are supported by an interdisciplinary team of highly qualified Medical Office Administrators, Medical Assistants, Registered Nurses, Registered Dietitians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Optometrists, Opticians, Optical Assistants, Chiropodists and Clinical Research Professionals.

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