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Optical Assistants provide support to optometrists with both clinical and clerical duties. Activities such as greeting customers, providing vision care, performing basic eye tests, ordering supplies, helping customers with their eyewear, and collecting medical data from patients are often seen on Optical Assistant resume samples. A successful example resumes in the field should mention skills like basic optometry knowledge, customer service, recordkeeping, strong numeracy skills, teamwork, and attention to details. Training at a vocational school can offer better job opportunities.

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1

Optical Assistant

  • Advised patients according to optical insurance
  • Provided excellent customer service and sales
  • Performed administrative tasks and patient check-in
  • Authorized insurances and explained optical coverage to patients
  • Maintained order of patients' charts
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
C
Paralegal
BA
English
2

Optical Assistant Extern

  • Answered the phone and scheduled appointments
  • Scanned patient information into the system
  • Conducted reminder phone calls to patients
  • Pulled patient files and organized files in proper locations
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
AS
Electronic Health Records
3

Optical Assistant

  • Managed office schedule and called patients to remind them for appointments.
  • Managed the front desk, make phone calls and distribute messages to other offices.
  • Assist opticians in helping to complete patient’s eye wear.
  • Remarkable ability to recommend specific lens and frames.
  • Managed various amount of insurances and proficient in office applications and software.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
Biology
Sociology
4

Optical Assistant

  • Perform basic eye tests on patients and provide chair-side assistance during exams.
  • Eyewear Assistance: order lens prescriptions and frame selection.
  • Obtained patient medical history.
  • Processed payments and maintain records of transactions.
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Clerical duties
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Biology
5

Optical Assistant

  • Answer phone calls, schedule appointments, maintain charts and check-in patients
  • Pre-test patient vision and dilate pupils
  • Maintain and dispense eyeglass frames and contact lenses
  • Communicate with insurance representatives to verify insurance and determine benefit eligibility
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Optical Assistant

  • Ordered lenses and frames for patients and checked insurance eligibility
  • Adjusted and dispensed glasses.
  • Edged different types of lenses to fit variety of frames using Mr Blue.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BS
Human Biology
MA
Optometry
7

Optical Assistant

  • Verify insurance coverage for clients
  • Schedule appointments over the phone and greet walk in clients
  • Manage the cash drawer and make nightly cash deposit for the store
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

Optical Assistant

  • Customer service
  • Conflict resolution
  • Administration
  • Sales
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Health Promotion
Research

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