Sanford Health Optometrist - Ophthalmology in Bemidji, Minnesota

Job Title: Optometrist | Ophthalmology | Bemidji, MN

City: BEMIDJI

State: Minnesota

Department : OPHTHALMOLOGY

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Conducts basic tests and examinations on patients' eye sight and visual system; provides care for patients to improve their vision health. Testing patients' sights and examining patients visual system to diagnose and determine patients' visual condition and eye diseases, using observation, instruments and pharmacodiagnosis. Prescribing eyeglasses, contact lenses and vision treatment plans according to patients' eye condition. Counseling and educating patients on the appropriate use of contact lenses, visual hygiene and the chronic conditions to promote eye health; referring the patients to ophthalmologist if necessary. Recording and documenting patients' eye health progress information for evaluation; establishing therapeutic plans and modifying them if necessary.

QUALIFICATIONS

Current licensure in the state of practice is required. DEA certification, if applicable, is required in the state of practice. Incumbent must be a graduate of an accredited College of Optometry and have completed an internship.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Bemidji

State: Minnesota

Job Function: Advanced Practice Provider

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req24580