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Charlotte Kimball

Address: Austin, TX

Objective: Certified Ophthalmic Technician with over 15 years experience seeking employment
in a clinical setting.

Experience

Premier Eye Care


Certified Ophthalmic Technician - November 2002 - November 2015

  • Complete patient workup including Manifest refraction, applanation tonometry, slit lamp exam, CF, PAM, motility, EOM, OCT,ophthalmic photography,visual fields. Also did surgical counseling/scheduling. Also did triage, scheduling appointments whenever needed.
  • Show patients to examination rooms and prepare them for the physician.
  • Prepare and administer medications as directed by a physician.
  • Record patients' medical history, vital statistics and information such as test results in medical records.
  • Collect blood, tissue or other laboratory specimens, log the specimens, and prepare them for testing.
  • Explain treatment procedures, medications, diets and physicians' instructions to patients.
  • Help physicians examine and treat patients, handing them instruments and materials or performing such tasks as giving injections or removing sutures.
  • Authorize drug refills and provide prescription information to pharmacies.
  • Prepare treatment rooms for patient examinations, keeping the rooms neat and clean.
  • Clean and sterilize instruments and dispose of contaminated supplies.
  • Schedule appointments for patients.
  • Change dressings on wounds.
  • Greet and log in patients arriving at office or clinic.
  • Contact medical facilities or departments to schedule patients for tests or admission.
  • Inventory and order medical, lab, or office supplies and equipment.
  • Perform general office duties such as answering telephones, taking dictation or completing insurance forms.

Arboretum Vision Care


Clinical Supervisor - November 2015 - Present

  • Supervise and train technicians, set work schedules, check in and check out as needed, clinical workup as needed, prepare end of day reports, supervise Dr's schedule, maintain pt. flow, handle pt. complaints, hiring and firing employees
Education

Bridge City High School

  • Suma Cum Laude
  • Bridge City TX
  • McNeese State University Recipient of Scholarship of Music