Optometrist, AD-0662-00, Surgical & Specialty Care

Location
Saint Cloud, MN
Posted
Sep 06, 2018
Closes
Oct 06, 2018
Ref
CBAN-10302118-18
Contact
The Minneapolis VA Health Care System
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

This position will provide eye care services at the Department of Veterans Affairs. The incumbent will provide direct care to patients and independently diagnose all optometry and ocular problems through external and internal physical evaluation of the eye and surrounding tissues.

Responsibilities

  • Manages ocular diseases and ocular manifestations of systemic diseases
  • Prescribes topical and systemic medications in the treatment of ophthalmic conditions
  • Co-management of patients with ophthalmology, primary care physicians and other specialty clinicians
  • Provides vision and eye care education and counseling to patients
  • Responsible for recording all patient care examinations, assessments, procedures, and care plans in health records.
Work Schedule: Intermittent work schedule
Financial Discloser Report: Not required Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status No

Promotion Potential 15


CBAN-10302118-18

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