Part-time Optometrist for Private Practice in Berks County PA

Address: 93 Constitution Blvd. Kutztown PA US 19506

Job ID:

1317

Type:

part-time

Position:

optometrist

Practice Type:

Private

Salary:

hourly

Experience:

1-4-years

Job Description

Weaver Eye Care Associates is a multi-location private optometry practice in Berks County, PA. We are looking for a part-time associate optometrist to work 1-2 days/week in our Kutztown, PA location. The optometrist should have a great personality and excellent clinical skills to diagnose and manage ocular disease, including glaucoma, dry eye, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, etc. Determining accurate prescriptions for eyeglasses and contact lenses and experience with using electronic medical records are essential to the position, as well as knowledge with correct billing using CPT and ICD-10 codes.

Details on the position:

  • $550/day

  • 1-2 days/week

  • Clinic hours are Tuesday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm with a 30 minutes lunch – at the moment, we are looking for coverage for Thursdays and/or Wednesdays.

  • Patients are booked every 30 minutes

  • No weekends, on-call, or late evening hours

  • Friendly and experienced staff allowing optometrist to focus on providing eye care

  • Potential for growth into full-time associate/partnership

Education and Licensure Requirements:

  • Doctorate of Optometry from an accredited institution

  • License in good standing in the state of Pennsylvania

  • DEA License

  • National Provider Identification (NPI, Type 1 Individual)

Responsibilities

  • Perform entrance vision tests, refraction, contact lens evaluation, ocular health assessment

  • Diagnose and treat/manage diseases of the eye

  • Order ancillary testing to manage patients: OCT, visual field, fundus photography, etc.

  • Proper billing and coding with CPT and ICD-10

  • Accurately prescribe medications, eyeglasses and contact lenses

  • Refer to ophthalmologists for surgery and/or consultations

To Apply:

  • Email your Letter of Intent and CV to Dr. Brendon Weaver at bweyedoc@gmail.com or fax to 610-488-5315. Thank you!

Office

Weaver Eye Care Associates is a multi-location practice looking for the right candidate to work part-time in our Kutztown, PA location. Our practice is in a rural setting. With our friendly doctor and staff, we are attentive to our patient's eye care needs and enjoy conversations with our patients, getting to know them and their families to develop strong, long-lasting doctor-patient relationships.

 

Candidate Description

Our Kutztown location is positioned for growth with the right candidate. Our office sees patients of all ages, with lots of medical eye exams and glaucoma management. We would like our part-time associate to have a great personality with good clinical skills and decision making. If the candidate would be interested in a certain specialty of optometry (dry eye, specialized contact lenses, myopia management, etc), that would be a welcomed possibility to add to the practice.

Candidate Requirements

Doctor of Optometry degree from an accredited school of optometry

Clinical experience preferred but new grads are welcome to apply

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Hiring Manager:

Brendon Weaver - President

Company:

Weaver Eye Care Associates, Inc.