SMS Healthcare

Job Title: Optometrist - Sunshine Coast, QLD
Job Type: Casual
Location: Maroochydore, QLD
Date Advertised: 15/04/2024

Description: LaserSight Sunshine Coast is located in Maroochydore servicing the ever-increasing population of the Sunshine Coast and surrounds. We are situated in an idyllic location in the heart of Maroochydore overlooking the river.

We are currently seeking an optometrist to join our clinical team on a casual basis to work alongside our ophthalmologist and optometrists in our Maroochydore practice in a refractive surgery setting.

Clinical duties would include:

Patient assessments during ophthalmology clinics
Triage and assess urgent cases
Post-operative reviews of surgical patients, within your scope of practice
Assess and manage patients independently during clinical optometrist clinics
Answer questions from referrers via phone and email in a timely manner
Intraocular lens calculations and preparations for operating lists
Understand relevant Medicare item numbers for optometrists and appropriate patient billing practices
Participate in marketing activities such as meetings with external optometrists and general practitioners

We are seeking someone who has:

Proven experience as an optometrist
Relevant qualification
Current working with children check
Police clearance in the last 12 months (or willing to obtain)
Enthusiastic approach
Ability to work within a team.
All necessary training will be provided and support is available at all times from our doctors and experienced clinical staff.

Ongoing training will be provided. Attractive hourly rate is negotiable with experience.

Contact Details: For further information regarding this position or to apply please email:

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