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Part Time Optometrist - Kelso, WA

Date:  Jul 14, 2021
Req ID:  43066
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Country:  US
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Remote Position: No


VSP Global is committed to providing professional opportunities for Optometrists. That’s why we’re connecting you to Premier Program providers recruiting for openings at their private practices.


There is an excellent opportunity for a part-time Associate Optometrist at Three Rivers Eye Care, located in Kelso, Washington.


Why you should apply


Three Rivers Eye Care lives by its mission to provide the best eye care services possible with advanced diagnostic technology and high-quality products. As a well-respected practice in Kelso and the surrounding communities, the practice is flourishing, and long-term opportunity is on the horizon for the right Associate Optometrist. If you’re an ambitious team player inspired by a career focused on helping others and interested in collaborating with a dedicated team of talented professionals to create new business opportunities—this is your chance!


Nestled between the Cascade Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, Kelso is a beautiful region and a wonderful place to call home. Boasting stunning natural surroundings and a year-round moderate climate, there’s plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy, such as fishing, boating, hiking, and golfing. Also, Residents and visitors alike can enjoy a day touring the stunning Mt. Saint Helens National Volcanic Monument. Kelso is an ideal family community and offers plenty of activities, historical landmarks, recreational opportunities, festivals, and entertainment for the whole family. In addition, the central location of Kelso provides convenient access to Seattle, Tacoma, Pacific Ocean beaches, and Portland, Oregon—plus many of the area’s finest attractions.


About Three Rivers Eye Care


Established in 1996, Three Rivers Eye Care provides full-service optometry to families and residents in Cowlitz County of all ages, insurances, visual and medical diagnoses. Combining cutting-edge technology and a caring team of professionals, Three Rivers Eye Care is committed to ensuring optimal eye and vision health, specializing in primary eye care, dry eye treatment, macular degeneration, and myopia management. To help support long-term practice growth, Three Rivers Eye Care is looking to add an Associate Optometrist to the highly-trained team of 8 employees.


The professionals at Three Rivers Eye Care genuinely care about patient health and use state-of-the-art vision care technology to diagnose and treat a wide array of eye diseases. The practice is well-appointed with automated optical equipment and behind-the-scenes functional technology, including Marco Digital refraction systems, Optovue OCT and retinal imaging, Zeiss Visual Field, Maculogix, AdaptDX, Lumenis IPL and Lipiflow. Patients enjoy a family-friendly experience as they shop the latest styles of eyewear from the optical boutique—plus the Opticians work closely with the patients to select proper frames for cosmetic, lifestyle, and vision needs.


About the Associate Optometrist Position


Three Rivers Eye Care is seeking a part-time Associate Optometrist who is passionate about providing the highest level of patient-centric care. You’ll perform full-scope patient care 24 to 30 hours a week—approximately 12 to 20 patients are cared for daily. The practice is looking for someone who has excellent patient communication skills and can recommend treatment plans and educate patients about products that will improve their vision. This is a unique opportunity to work with special populations and care for a variety of patients and conditions. An Associate Optometrist experienced in medical eye care, dry eye treatment, and myopia management will be an asset to the team.


To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate leadership, communication, interpersonal skills, and compassion for patient health and safety. The ideal candidate will want to develop skills through mentorship with experienced doctors continuously and to integrate new techniques and innovations that improve patient care and services.


Minimum qualifications include:


  • Optometry license in the state of Washington


Preferred qualifications include:


  • Primary care optometry with a medical emphasis
  • Dry eye treatment
  • Myopia management


As an employee of the practice, you’ll enjoy a range of benefits, including:


  • Competitive base pay
  • Production-based incentives
  • Medical insurance
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • 401k with company match
  • Continuing education allowance


Special Notice


This is not a career opportunity with VSP Global or its companies. VSP Global is helping Premier Program providers recruit qualified applicants for their private practices. The hiring decision and acceptance of this position is solely between the hiring practice and the applicant.


The above information in this description was provided by the hiring practice. It has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by an employee in this role. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees hired in this role.

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon
Nearest Secondary Market: Tacoma

Job Segment: Optometry, Medical, Patient Care, Healthcare

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