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Optometrist

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Employer
Park Nicollet Health Services
Posted
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Closes
Monday, February 11, 2013
Location
Park Nicollet Clinic--Brookdale
Category
Employment Status

Further information

Department: Eye Care 0009
Education requirement: MD, DO, and/or PhD
Experience Required: 2+ years
Union Representation: Non-Union (100)
Work Schedule: 8:30 - 5:00
Hours per pay period: 80
Job ID: 33385
Job Code: 283
Date posted: Jan 22, 2013


Position Summary

Provide direct patient care within the Eye Department, involving advanced assessement, implementation, intervention and evaluation skills to determine visual efficiency and performance, eye diseases, and other abnormalities of or affecting the eyes. Prescribes corrective lenses, vision therapy, environmental modifications, and medications as allowed by state law and Park Nicollet Clinic standards. Requires Doctor of Optometry from an accredited school of Optometry.

Additional Information

The Organization


Rooted in suburban Minneapolis, Minnesota, Park Nicollet Health Services (PNHS) is an integrated health care delivery organization. The two largest entities that comprise PNHS are ParkNicolletMethodistHospital, a 426-bed community hospital located in St. Louis Park, and Park Nicollet Clinic, a 500-plus, physician multi-specialty group with 25 offices in Minneapolis and its southern, western, and northern suburbs.  PNHS truly is an integrated system, as processes of care are designed and managed across these entities to optimize the delivery of care for the patients and communities served. 


Park Nicollet Mission, Vision and Values


Mission: Our mission is to care for and support the health, healing and learning of those we serve.


Vision: Everyone caring, every day, creating with the individuals we serve, optimal health and greater value.


Values:


Excellence is the standard we apply to our work, achieving best possible outcomes and upholding the highest professional standards.


Caring is our heartfelt motivation to serve our patients and create the best possible experience.


Stewardship is our commitment to create ever greater value with the resources entrusted to us.


Joy is what we experience when serving our patients and each other through a job well done.


Learning is the way we continually improve and create knowledge and value that can be shared.


What makes us unique?


Park Nicollet Health Services is a strong, stable and organically grown multi-specialty group practice within the affluent and highly educated western Twin City metropolitan area.  PNHS has a long-standing commitment to quality, proficiency and stewardship, and has embarked on a pioneering effort to study, adopt and integrate the Toyota Production System’s Lean Methodology (Kaizen), enhancing previous gains realized from its Six Sigma efforts. Although PNHS has developed and engaged in strong business partnerships with local competitors, having a single hospital focus adds to its list of strengths and advantages.  PNHS was one of the first integrated healthcare systems in the nation to adopt a unit medical record that is now electronic and ubiquitous. 


To learn more about our organization, including our award winning care, please visit our website at www.parknicollet.com.


Park Nicollet Health Services