FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • USAF Academy, CO, USA
  • Full Time

Contract position with a Spring 2019 start date. Position contingent on contract award. Incumbents highly encourage to contact us. Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 

Optometrist job in Colorado Springs, CO.

The Optometrist job is within the extensive military medical system and is a civilian position. Civilian and military personnel work together in hospitals and medical clinics provide services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families and provide a full range of medical services. 

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Monday-Friday
  • Days!
  • Fantastic PTO accrual rate
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)

Optometrist Job Overview:

  • Examine, diagnose, treat or prescribe courses of treatment for those suffering from diseases, injuries, or disorders of the visual system, the eye, and associated structures as well as diagnose related systemic conditions.
  • Promote prevention and wellness, vision conservation, education and training activities, vision screenings, and positive eye and vision health behaviors.
  • Conduct vision research in a problem area of considerable scope and complexity which requires novel approaches and which results in answers to important questions or important changes in existing methods and techniques.
  • Advise and make professional clinical recommendations as to courses of action on problems and considerations of national scope in all areas of optometry.
  • Provide full spectrum of clinical services to treat the most complex optometric related patient conditions.
  • Perform a primary role in the visual readiness and optimization of active duty personnel for both war and peace mission accomplishments.
  • Participate in squadron process improvement activities, evaluation of squadron performances, and optometric-related research, provide training to ophthalmic technicians, other optometrist.
  • Examinations, diagnosis, treatment, and management of diseases and disorders of the visual system, the eye, and associated structures, as well a diagnosis of related systemic conditions utilizing refractive, pharmaceutical, and rehabilitative (low vision, contact lens and binocular vision) procedures
  • Utilization and prescription of pharmaceutical agents, for the examination of the eye and adnexa as well as treatment and management of vision disorders, diseases, and conditions of the eye and adnexa.
  • Utilization and prescription of ophthalmic and other rehabilitative prosthetic devices (including spectacles, ballistic protective/gas mask inserts, contact lenses, low vision devices, etc) and training in their use.
  • Provide pre ad post operative care of corneal refractive surgery patients. 
  • Mask inserts, contact lenses, low vision devices, etc) and training in their use.
  • Provide pre ad post operative care of corneal refractive surgery patients.
  • Ordering of diagnostic laboratory studies.

Optometrist Job Qualifications:

  • BLS
  • Computer Competency skills
  • Doctor of Optometry
  • Graduate from a school or college approved by the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education (ACOE) of the American Optometric Association. 
  • Demonstrated clinical competency within the past two years
  • Licensure: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as an Optometrist
  • Board eligible or board certified 

  • Minimum of 2 years of general TPA practice of optometry or one year of ACOE accredited post-graduate residency training in an appropriate specialty area. 

 

 

Position contingent upon contract award. Incumbents hightly encouraged to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 

 

 


www.FSRpeople.com

FSR provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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