Optician and Patient Care Coordinator
Join our Wichita Optometry family!
We are looking for a front desk patient care coordinator and an optician to work in our busy optometry office.
The positions are full time, which is approximately 38 hours a week. No late evenings or weekends.
To be the best fit for our office, you need:
~Attention to detail
~Verbal and written communication skills
~Ability to educate and communicate clearly
~Have a passion for helping people
In our office, the front desk patient care coordinator educates patients on the difference between vision and medical insurance and various types of appointments from routine vision to medical acute. As a front desk patient care coordinator you will be asked to schedule for five offices and nine doctors. You will be responsible for verifying patient demographics, insurance, scheduling and rescheduling patients, posting charges, taking payments and balancing / closing the end of day. You must be self motivated and be able to utilize various computer programs, ie. Weave, and Revolutionehr. Experience is not necessary. We will train the right person. Pay range $13 - $16 an hour. Monetary compensation will be based on experience.
In our office, opticians educate patients in the various types of lenses and lens coatings and assist them in finding the appropriate eyewear for their prescription. Opticians also adjust frames, dispense glasses and contact lenses, and schedule patients for their next office visit. Opticians must know how to calculate a patient’s insurance benefits. Experience is not necessary. We will train the right person. Starting pay is $14-18 an hour. Monetary compensation will be based on experience. Opticians may be required to work different locations as needed.