Ophthalmic Assistant

Iowa Eye Center

Cedar Rapids, IA Healthcare / Nursing

Iowa Eye Center in Cedar Rapids is now hiring for an Ophthalmic Assistant!

Iowa Eye Center is a physician owned practice that sees patients from both Unity Point and Mercy Medical systems. Local solo practice ophthalmologists founded the group practice in 1992, and there is a large group of employees that have been here since the beginning. It's a great place to work! There are 7 physicians and 55 employees. We are currently searching for someone to join our team. This is a full-time position with one afternoon off per week.

Key Responsibilities: ​

  • History taking
  • Lensometry
  • Refractometry
  • IOP Measurements
  • Diagnostic Testing

What we are looking for:

  • Experience in Ophthalmic Assisting, but would train a well-qualified Medical Assistant with extensive medical office experience or training
  • Experience with Ophthalmology and/or NextGen Practice Management System would be great but not required
  • Experience with Ophthalmic and Medical terminology
  • Detailed oriented person
  • Ability to communicate with your co-workers, physicians and medical personnel
  • Ability to communicate effectively and compassionately with patients         


  • Competitive Salary
  • Paid time off
  • Health and Dental
  • Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Discount in Optical Shop
  • 401K retirement with Profit Sharing


If you are interested in joining our company and working with a great group of people, contact us ASAP!

Applying for:

Ophthalmic Assistant

Iowa Eye Center

Application Instructions

Please send resume with cover letter to:

Mandy Recker

Iowa Eye Center

1650 First Avenue NE

Cedar Rapids Iowa 52402

Or mrecker@iowaeyecenter.com

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Ophthalmic Assistant

Iowa Eye Center

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1650 First Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Job ID: 70226

Posted 15 days ago

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