Team Associate Optometrist - $15,000 sign-on bonus!
Westminster Eyecare Associates
Location: PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island
Type: Full Time
Salary: $140,000 to +$200,000
State University of New York College of Optometry
2 openings available.
Internal Number: 1
Would you like to have an Optometric career where you are supported by a wonderful team of experienced and dedicated colleague optometrists? Somewhere to have the opportunity to continuously learn, grow, and sharpen your doctoral skills? A workplace where you are involved in the planning of the work that actually affects you? Our work environments are engaging, and our optometric technology is state-of-the-art. We invite you to explore our organization.
We are WESTMINSTER EYECARE ASSOCIATES and our MISSION is to help our patients and each other “See Life’s Special Moments, More Clearly”. We are aligned in our pursuit to see every team member reach their professional and financial goals through the work we do together. Our core values are the backbone of our business and guide our hiring process: We
are Accountable, Aligned, Ethical, Excellent, Community Focused, and Results Driven. ASSOCIATE OPTOMETRIST
The Associate Optometrist functions as the primary eye care provider for the practice. This includes growing into a leadership role, mentoring and educating staff members, and aligning with our VISION of being the most loved and trusted eye care practice in the community.
Generous bonus incentive plan
Anti-aging employee discounts
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
Referral bonus program
• Conduct full-scope ethical eye exams using optometric equipment and general diagnostic interpretation. • Diagnose and medically treat ocular disease. • Properly prescribe, fit, and adjust eyeglasses.
• Properly fit and prescribe contact lenses. • Effectively communicate with optical associates to maximize optical sales through proper education.
• Recommend appropriate patient follow-up and care options. • Answer questions and provide advice to patient community regarding vision and overall ocular health. • Establish an excellent doctor/patient relationship and trust which will foster a high patient retention rate and build a strong patient base. • Provide guidance and leadership to fellow staff members and work well in a group setting while fostering a positive work culture. • Assist in the development of the overall practice through accountability and driving results. • Align all work-related decisions with our Mission, Vision, and Core Values • Conduct all services in accordance with Company protocols and the optometric standard of care KEY COMPETENCIES • Demonstrates superior emotional intelligence with colleagues and patients • Ability to prioritize work efficiently • Problem solving and decision-making skills • Ability to maintain confidentiality with staff members and patients; HIPAA compliant • Collaborate with doctors by keeping a finger ‘on the pulse’ of the patient experience • Keep current with optometric technology and research to best serve the patients • Follows all company policy and procedures to ensure safety and security of the business. • Proper interpretation and reporting of diagnostic testing including Optos, OCT, VF, topography, pachymetry, retinal and anterior segment photography, punctal plug insertion, corneal and conjunctival FB removal • May be required to perform other related duties as assigned. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE • Doctorate in Optometry by an accredited college required • Active Rhode Island State Optometry License (TX RX Amplified Glaucoma & Controlled Substance Registration required) • Meets all required state standards for COPE approved hours of continuing education PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS • Ability to spend prolonged periods of time standing, sitting, or walking • Must be able to lift at least 25lbs • Perform work with OSHA required PPE; Including COVID19 PPE • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential requirements
COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY
As an equal opportunity employer committed to meeting the needs of a multigenerational and multicultural workforce, WESTMINSTER EYECARE ASSOCIATES recognizes that a diverse staff, reflective of our community, is an integral and welcome part of a successful and ethical business. We hire local talent at all levels regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, or disability and actively foster inclusion in all forms both within our company and across interactions with clients, candidates, and partners.
If this position caught your eye, send us your resume! Already a WESTMINSTER EYECARE ASSOCIATES candidate? Please connect directly with your recruiter to discuss this opportunity.
Job Type: Full-time Salary: $140,000.00 - +$200,000.00 per year Weekly Schedule: Flexible; Currently M-F 8:00am-5:30pm with a 1hr lunch.
COVID-19 considerations: We strictly follow the RIDOH COVID-19 guidelines
Would you like to have an Optometric career where you are supported by a wonderful team of experienced and dedicated optometrists? Somewhere to have the opportunity to continuously learn, grow, and sharpen your doctoral skills? A workplace where you are involved in the planning of the work that actually affects you? Our work environments are engaging, and our optometric technology is state-of-the-art. We invite you to explore our organization.
We are WESTMINSTER EYECARE ASSOCIATES and our mission is to help our patients and each other “See Life’s Special Moments, More Clearly”. We are aligned in our pursuit to see every team member reach their personal, professional, and financial goals through the work we do together. Our core values are the backbone of our business and guide our hiring process: we are Accountable, Aligned, Ethical, Excellent, Community Focused, and Results Driven.
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