Instructing Optician - Licensed Optician
OSU Colleege of Optometry
Works with optometrists and interns to fulfill fill the patient care service and teaching missions of the professional program. Has direct patient care to assist in the ordering of ophthalmic materials, recommends frame and lens options based on patient needs. Responsible for accurate measurements and order entry in Compulink. Accurately communicates orders to ophthalmic labs and assists in tracking and verification of all ophthalmic material orders. Dispenses, adjusts, and repairs spectacles. Order and dispensing of contact lenses. Understands and explains eye examination procedures, ophthalmic materials and fees to patients, answer patient questions based on prescription and medical record information. Communicates with patients and care givers regarding follow-up and continued care, communicates with other medical providers regarding consultative and co-managed care. Triage phone calls and makes independent decisions regarding scheduling appointments in the appropriate service.
Arranges and verifies insurance coverage. Interprets and understands insurance as it relates to eyewear coverage.
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