BendRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Bend jobs

Optometrist

Company: Prairie Band, LLC
Location: Warm Springs
Posted on: June 9, 2024

Job Description:

Description:Optometrists seeking rewarding full time work, apply now! We offer a competitive compensation, Long term assignment. Join a professional team, serving the Warm Springs Wellness Clinic, Clinic Operation hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and closed on all Federal Holidays. https://www.ihs.gov/portland/healthcarefacilities/warmsprings/Optometry support to be provided shall include, but is not limited to the following: Within specialty area, assumes responsibility for the diagnosis, prevention, and therapy, in the capacity of an optometrist.The eye care provider shall perform services compatible with the facilities operating capacity and equipment. Shall provide services for Indian Health Service beneficiaries served by the Service Unit. Services shall cover the range of optometry services typically provided in a rural civilian practice of similar size. The services shall include specialty emergency care, consultative, diagnostic, and routine care. In performance of this contract, the eye care provider shall specifically carry out the tasks listed below.Provide examination, diagnosis, prognosis, treatment plan, follow-up and consultation for all patients examined.Input all referrals into the E.H.R. system. All such referrals will be processed in accordance with Contract Health Service regulations.All ocular surgeries will be performed on a referral basis through the Contract Health office. All such referrals will be processed in accordance with Contract Health Service regulations.Any required treatments shall be provided, or referred appropriately following evaluation of the patient's ancillary test results.Refer patients to appropriate contracted medical or other government facilities, providing full clinical information for care and diagnostic procedures that cannot be adequately provided at the local Indian Health Service facilities. Coordinates and integrates information obtained into the health record at the Service Unit, and assures the provision of timely follow-up care as required, as pertaining to optometry. All referrals shall be done utilizing the Patient Referred Care (PRC) process. The PRC Committee utilizing PRC guidelines will review these referrals.Shall assure the preparation of appropriate and timely medical records for all patients seen to assure the accumulation and organization of all pertinent clinical data needed to provide comprehensive optometry care. Coordinate clinical reports and correspondence concerning patients under his/her care to physicians, hospitals, and other individuals and facilities.Manage all aspects of optometry care electronically, using knowledge and skill of existing automation equipment required to support all clinical/ medical programs i.e. IHS-EHR, Microsoft Office, Outlook, etc.Will work closely with allied health professionals (i.e. community health nurses, social workers, health educators, etc.) to utilize and coordinate the services of other health care professionals in the management, as needed.Strive for excellence in providing general optometry medical services.Comply with all IHS facility infection control and safety procedures, practices, and standardsRespect and maintain the basic right of patients, to include but not limited to personal dignity.PM21Requirements:Please submit the following documents along with your application-Licensure: Candidates must have a permanent, full, and unrestricted Licensed to practice optometry in a State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States. State licensure must permit independent practice.Optometry Graduate Training: Must possess a degree of Doctor of Optometry, approved by accrediting bodies recognized within the United States or Canada.Board Certification: current board certification in Optometry.Certification of Education3 References (name/#/email and how they know you) 2 must be previous supervisors Must be willing and able to pass Federal Security ClearancePI23f9493b8de3-25660-30758753

Keywords: Prairie Band, LLC, Bend , Optometrist, Healthcare , Warm Springs, Oregon

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Oregon jobs by following @recnetOR on Twitter!

Bend RSS job feeds