Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary CERTIFIED OPHTHALMIC ASSISTANT in Boston, Massachusetts

Description Responsible for performing a full range of ophthalmic functions such as performing an initial patient screening with a detailed history, and performing such tests as visual acuity (near and distance, infants and children), color vision, manual lensometry, pupil testing, axial length, auto refraction, estimation of Anterior Chamber depth and basic Slit Lamp Examination. Other tests may include applanation tonometry, automated visual fields (perimetry), auto keratometry, corneal topography, and external photography.


  • Current JCAHPO certification as a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant

  • At least 1 year of experience in a supervised setting as an Ophthalmic Assistant

  • CPR certification

Requisition Number: 16-0459

Post Date: 11/28/2016


Department: Longwood Ophthalmology

Shift: Day

Hours Per Week: 40

City: Boston

State: MA