Company: NYU Langone Health
Location: New York
Posted on: January 16, 2022
NYU Grossman School of Medicine is one of the nation's
top-ranked medical schools. For 175 years, NYU Grossman School of
Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who
have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the
lives of countless people. An integral part of NYU Langone Health,
the Grossman School of Medicine at its core is committed to
improving the human condition through medical education, scientific
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Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Ophthalmic
In this role, the successful candidate Under supervision, performs
ophthalmic photography and diagnostic servicesJob
- May train and educate others in the Department of Ophthalmology
in ophthalmic photography techniques and protocols.
- Responsible for maintaining a clean and sterile environment.
Ensures adherence to NYU Langone Healths infection control
precautions. Adheres to HIPAA and Privacy & Security policies.
- Ensures patient safety is maintained at all times.
- Maintains inventory of supplies, equipment and reagents.
Ensures there are adequate supplies and reagents on hand for
patient care; works with supervisor to place orders on a timely
basis. Receives supply orders and confirms accuracy of
- Responsible for preparing materials as requested for
audio-visual presentations, publications, lectures, and exhibits. H
andles requests from faculty, residents, fellows for preparation of
materials for educational, research and clinical presentations or
- Recognizes problems or malfunctions of photographic, diagnostic
and related equipment. May assist in making minor adjustments and
perform preventive maintenance in accordance with established
procedures. Advises supervisor of malfunctions requiring repair by
- Assists with image-archiving and storage; manages duplicates
and escalates any problems or concerns with image capture.
- Responsible for obtaining pre-procedural consent forms and
other related documentation. Educates patients regarding
administration of medications, as well as pre- or post-operative
procedural instructions as directed by the ophthalmologist.
- Monitors patients conditions and reactions during the imaging
process for Fluorescein Angiography (FA), documents in EMR.
Notifies physician as needed
- Photographs medical phenomena of eye to document diseases,
surgeries, treatments and congenital problems to aid
ophthalmologists in diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders.
- Performs ophthalmic photography. Modifies equipment for each
test. Takes images of patients using specialized equipment
including but not limited to: ocular fundus imaging system (FA,
ICG), Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT), Corneal Topography,
Specular Microscopy, and Photo Slit Lamp Biomicroscope, as
requested by physician.Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must have a 1) High School Diploma required.
2) Must have 2 or more years of related experience, of which at
least one year must be as an Ophthalmic Photographer with
experience in retina.
Must has demonstrated knowledge and proficiency in diagnostic
testing, including but not limited to: ultrasound, OCT, Goldmann
and Humphrey visual fields, A and B-scan, Corneal Topography,
Corneal Pachymetry, and Heidelberg Retinal Topography.Preferred
1) Certified Ophthalmic Medical Assistant (COA), or equivalent
higher training OR
2) COA (Certified Ophthalmic Assistant), CRA (Certified Retinal
Angiographer), or equivalent higher certification.Qualified
candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels
of the organization.
NYU Grossman School of Medicine provides its staff with far more
than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be
proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your
time and your talents.
NYU Grossman School of Medicine is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in
all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals
are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without
regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex,
sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national
origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status,
marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information
or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an
employment decision. We require applications to be completed
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