East Harlem Council for Human Services

Position Title: Opthalmologist
Position Location:
2265 Third Avenue
New York
New York, NY 10035
United States

County: New York (Manhattan)

Contact Name: Olga Rodriguez
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 2122896650
Contact Fax: 212-289-0280

CHCANYS Member Info: Member - Organizational

Position Description:

Provide comprehensive ophthalmology services in an ambulatory care setting. Contribute to quality assurance, staff development, and other programmatic and clinical functions. Examine, diagnose, and treat diseases and injuries of the eye. Evaluate medical and surgical histories, assess visual and refractive status, measure intraocular pressure, and examine the eye and adnexa. Perform necessary diagnostic procedures and clinical tests. Interpret results, determine treatment plans and discuss with patient. Prescribe and administer various ocular and systematic medications. Direct remedial activities to aid in regaining vision, or to utilize sight remaining, by writing prescriptions for corrective glasses and instructing patient in eye exercises. Maintain admitting privileges and faculty appointments (where appropriate) at a hospital in the area. Perform other functions necessary for the proper care of patients and functioning of the Center.

Special Instructions:

Qualifications: Board Certified or board eligible Ophthalmologist, graduate of approved medical school, completion of approved residency in Ophthalmology, NYS license and DEA registration. CPR certification and Infection Control Certification. Bilingual (Spanish) preferred.

Compensation Type: Salary

Job Type: Physicians

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