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(USA) Optometric Technician - Walmart Health Cente..., WOODSTOCK, Georgia

Job typeRegular
CountryUnited States
What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...
Provides patient service by greeting patients, identifying patient needs, and resolving patient issues and concerns; and maintaining clinical
environment according to company policies and procedures.
Processes patient visits by coordinating with other Walmart Health Care Hosts in patient handoffs and maintaining proper language of care; following
company policies and procedures and applicable state and federal laws (for example, HIPAA) in maintaining patient data within an electronic medical
records (EMR) system,; and performing and recording results of standard optometric pre-tests (for example, auto-refraction, retinal imaging, handheld
tonometry, prescription checks using an auto-lensometer).
Coordinates with Optometrists to collect, enter, and transfer data through the EMR system; utilizing any additional software needed to coordinate
patient scheduling, appointments, and billing as needed by the Walmart Health Center.
Conducts additional optometric or vision-related medical testing as requested by optometrists and in accordance with scope-of-practice regulations
(for example, visual field testing, tonometry, retinal imaging); understanding and ensuring compliance with specific technical and system guidelines for
the operation of medical and vision testing Equipment; and understanding and demonstrating familiarity with applicable procedures to sufficiently
conduct testing.
Conducts activities needed to prepare, monitor, and deliver patient-facing care during a Tele-Optometry exam as requested by optometrists and in
accordance with scope-of-practice regulations; understanding and demonstrating familiarity with the operation and procedures during a Tele-
Optometry Exam. Works collaboratively with Virtual Doctors to deliver services to the Patient.
Understands and demonstrates familiarity with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations, as well as Centers for Disease Control and
clinic guidelines regarding equipment, furniture, and work surface management; ensures compliance with the use of personal protective equipment
provided by the clinic.
Understands and demonstrates familiarity with the language of care and patient flows required for a Walmart Health Center location; collaborates with
Walmart Health Center staff across modalities (for example, medical, dental, optical, behavioral health) to deliver patient care.
Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and
guidance to others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and
building commitment for perspectives and rationales.
Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business
needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on
improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities.
Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by
incorporating these into the development and implementation of business plans; using the Open Door Policy; and demonstrating and assisting others
with how to apply these in executing business processes and practices.

Minimum Qualifications...
Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Optometric Technician certification or license (or equivalent requirement in state where Walmart Health Center is located
1 year's experience using optical pre-testing equipment (for example, auto-refraction, auto-lensometry, tonometry) and specialized testing
equipment (OCT , retina camera, visual field)

Preferred Qualifications...
Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Experience in an optical, optometry, or ophthalmology setting as an Optician, Optometric Technician, or Ophthalmic Technician, Experience using an EMR system, Athena, or Rev360, Working in a medical office or multi-disciplinary setting

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability-and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries-all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer - By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity - unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions - while being inclusive of all people.

All the benefits you need for you and your family
  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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