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Summary: The Optometrist provides patient care services within the scope of practice for the licensed provider. This is a corporate healthcare environment based in Morrisville, North Carolina delivering premiere quality medicine to employees and their families. Join a team with a strong collegiate spirit focused on patient experience and satisfaction. Convenient and hassle free, we provide high-tech optometry services with free digital retinal imaging. To learn more about Cisco LifeConnections with UNC Health, please click here: https://www.practicelink.com/facility/Cisco-LifeConnections-Health-Center/UNC-Health-Care/
Schedule: Every other Saturday and Monday (bi-weekly) - Monday 8am - 5pm and/or 9am - 6pm; Saturday, 8am - 4pm
Responsibilities: 1. Comply with organizational policies and procedures. 2. Works collaboratively with leadership, multiple stakeholders and other departments. 3. Demonstrates ability to work in multiple databases, navigate within electronic medical records, and assess compliance with quality metrics. 4. Provides professional optometric services to patients and refers as needed to appropriate medical specialists and other health care professionals to assure appropriate medical care is provided. 5. Documents clinical care in the patient's electronic medical record. 6. Complies with UNC HCS compliance recommendations for billing appropriate diagnostic and procedural codes. 7. Adheres to the principles of medical ethics. 8. Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills with team members, patients, and caregivers.
Other information: Education Requirements: * Graduation from an accredited school of optometry. Licensure/Certification Requirements: Professional Experience Requirements: * Two (2) years experience as an optometrist. Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
Legal Employer: NCHEALTH
Entity: UNC Physicians Network
Organization Unit: UNCPN Cisco LifeConnections
Work Type: Per Diem
Standard Hours Per Week: 4.00
Work Schedule: Day Job
Location of Job: US:NC:Durham
Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: Yes
Salary Range $53.47- $66.84 (minimum to midpoint)
Pay offers are determined by experience and internal equity.
This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Heath Care System. This is not a State employed position.
Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
UNC Health makes reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as applicants and employees with disabilities. All interested applicants are invited to apply for career opportunities. Please email email@example.com if you need a reasonable accommodation to search and/or to apply for a career opportunity.
UNC Health is charting a new course for the organization, one that reflects our aspirations, values and the high expectations customers have in today’s healthcare marketplace. These changes will help the organization adopt business and medical practices that will help us become a more responsive, customer-focused, integrated healthcare system. UNC Health and its 33,000 employees, continue to serve as North Carolina’s Health Care System, caring for patients from all 100 counties and beyond our borders. We continue to leverage the world class research conducted in the UNC School of Medicine, translating that innovation to life-saving and life-changing therapies, procedures, and techniques for the patients who rely on us.