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OPPORTUNITIES OFFERED

Sight connection has built a reputation for the last 53 years in the Pacific Northwest as being a hands on, reliable, and compassionate organization serving the low vision population. Our mission is to enhance the ability of people with vision loss to lead active and independent lives. We are the only low vision organization in the state of Washington that can offer; our low vision clinic, safe travel and independent living training, counseling and education services, assistive technology support and independent living aids store. We are looking for our next Low Vision optometrist to join our dedicated and innovative team.

 

Low Vision Optometrist

 

Reports to: the Low Vision Optometrist will report to the President/CEO

 

Hours: 2-4 days a week, 8:30am-5pm

 

Salary: DOE

 

Job overview: The Low Vision Optometrist provides specialty low vision care to patients who have experienced a vision loss, are under the care of a primary eye care professional and who wish to improve the quality of their daily living, specifically to meet individual patient-stated goals. Services will include testing, evaluation and consultation with patients. Treatment may include spectacle correction, low vision aid and technology recommendations and low vision rehabilitation therapy. The optometrist will consult with others on the low vision rehabilitation team and with the referring eye care provider.

 

Responsibilities and duties:

  • Reviews ophthalmologic reports from referring providers.
  • Provides functional vision assessments, routine eye examination, including visual field tests and other testing as needed.
  • Keeps thorough record of vision assessment and client counseling in database.
  • Provides recommendations for near and distance adaptive aid training to be completed by Low Vision Therapist.
  • Communicates with referring eye care physicians, including written reports following care.
  • Makes intra-agency referrals to other vision rehabilitation professionals when appropriate.
  • Makes referrals to other agencies when appropriate.
  • Provides training to other staff when needed.
  • Keeps current with new developments in the field of optometry, specifically low vision. Takes courses (in person or online) to further develop low vision skills.
  • Assists with program planning and development, and participates in department and team meetings.
  • Participates in educational presentations to support groups, the public and other providers.
  • Understands and utilizes the electronic health record system.
  • Maintains all records in accordance with agency and legal requirements.
  • Understands and complies with HIPAA and agency patient confidentiality guidelines.

Minimum required qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Optometry.
  • Licensed to practice in the state of Washington (required before first day of work).
  • Fully credentialed (or actively in process of) with the following insurance companies: Medicare, Kaiser Permanente, United Healthcare, Premera, Regence, Molina, Humana, and Aetna. Documentation of completion is required before contract agreement.
  • Dedication to client-centered approach to low vision care.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team approach to rehabilitation services.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop effective working relationships with appropriate community services.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate well with staff team, clients, and other providers.
  • Ability to travel throughout agency’s service area.
  • A valid Washington state driver’s license, if driving on agency business.
  • Automobile insurance meeting the minimum levels as set forth in the Agency Policies and Procedures, if driving on agency business.
  • Acceptable criminal background check.
  • CPR certification obtained within 90 days of employment and kept current throughout term of employment.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Two years of demonstrated experience in the field of low vision rehabilitation.
  • Experience with an older population with multiple disabilities and health issues.

About Sight Connection

 

At Sight Connection, we believe that losing vision doesn’t mean losing independence. Everyday, we help people of all ages across Western Washington adapt to vision loss, learn the tools they need to remain independent, and re-connect to the work, hobbies and people who help them thrive.

 

About Our Services

 

We customize our service plan to each client according to their needs, goals, and capabilities and equip them with the best resources, information, and training. Sight Connection clients are supported by our holistic set of services: our low vision clinic, safe travel and independent living training, counseling and education services, assistive technology support and store products. For more information visit our website at www.sightconnection.org.


Associate Optometrist Needed South Puget Sound, Washington

 

Seeking an Associate OD in an independent full-scope optometric practice.  Part-time or full-time, up to four days/ week to start (including 2 to 3 Saturdays per month).  Residency training is desired but not required.  We are open to experienced doctors as well as new graduates.   We offer competitive compensation and partnership potential. 

 

Our clinic has been built on its relationships with our patients.  Our focus is keeping our patients healthy, preserving their sight, and providing them with clear, comfortable vision.  We are highly respected in our community for providing ethical, professional, high-quality care. 

 

Our team is competent, friendly, and kind.  We utilize advanced technology (including the Heidelberg Spectralis OCT and Diopsys) and also recommend and offer excellent eyewear.  We run a healthy business by treating our patients with kindness and respect, providing them excellent care and working efficiently. 

 

Excellent chair-side manner, solid communication skills, sound clinical judgment, efficiency, and ability to work well in a team environment are essential skills in our clinic.

 

For those new to our area, the Milton-Edgewood community is a beautiful area within easy reach of Seattle, Tacoma, Mount Rainier, and everything else that the Puget Sound area has to offer. 

 

For additional information about our clinic, see our website at https://miltonedgewoodeyeclinic.com/

 

Please send your curriculum vitae and cover letter to our business manager: tedw@miltonedgewoodeyes.com.

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upscale Optical/Optometry Practice For Sale in North End of Tacoma, WA

 

This optical boutique is located in a well-established neighborhood in North End Tacoma. The area is continually growing with lots of new restaurants and businesses and is located near major highways, public transportation, and the beautiful Point Defiance Park. Easy access from main roads to a dedicated parking lot with ample spaces makes it easy for customers to come in. Customers in the neighborhood are very loyal, and know the value of an independent practice. The business was established in 1957, and owned by the current optician for 17 years. There is a spacious dispensary with about 700 frames on display, with lots of natural light from large windows. Also included is one exam room, a contact lens room ready to be converted to an exam room if needed, a kitchen, and a private bathroom. Seller is ready to retire, but is willing to assist in the transition if needed. The business is perfect for an optician or an optometrist to take over. Space is leased part time to an optometrist and an ocular prosthetic company, and both may be willing to stay. Both practices benefit the optical by bringing in more patients who are in need for glasses.


For more information please contact:

Diane at: Northendoptical@msn.com or ph at 253 759-2299




Pacific Northwest practice needs additional coverage. Silverdale, WA.
Looking for Associate, Partner, or Contract work up to 5 days a week.  Comfortable location, practice & staff, excellent patient base.
Tracy Knight, OD   cell.360-509-9190

Associate Wanted for Friday & Saturday - Additional Days Possible

Practice Name
Coal Creek Family Vision

 

Name
Eugene Balogh , Owner

 

Address
Phone
(425) 641-2500
(425) 691-7360

 

Email
19th April 2018

 

Opportunity Available
  • Hire an associate

 

Description of Practice

We have a small practice located in the Coal Creek Village shopping center. We see patients of all ages, providing both routine and medical eye care to the community. We are looking for an associate for Fridays and Saturdays, with the possibility of more days with practice growth. The ideal candidate will be comfortable seeing both adult and pediatric patients. Please email if you would like to learn more about this opportunity.

Community

Newcastle is a primarily middle class to upper-middle class community located just south of Bellevue with a growing population. Our patient population is very diverse. Being multi-lingual, though not a requirement, would be an asset.

Northwest Eye Surgeons is a premiere ophthalmic medical and surgical practice in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. As an Optometric Physician, we invite you to apply for a position as an important member of our multi-specialty professional staff of surgeons and physicians. We have an opening in Skagit and Whatcom Counties that will include clinic responsibilities at our Bellingham and Mount Vernon offices. As a staff member, you will provide independent and coordinated diagnosis, treatment and management of medical, emergency, and peri-surgical patients for our referral centers. Your responsibilities will include medical patient care, organizing continuing education courses, shared on-call service, and opportunities to work closely and collaborate with the medical and optometric physician communities. We encourage our doctors to provide care at the highest level of licensure in our caring and professional environment. We offer competitive compensation and full benefits.

Established in 1986, Northwest Eye Surgeons has 6 locations and 4 state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery centers located throughout the stunning Northwest Puget Sound area. Our practice currently utilizes Integrity electronic medical records.

Our complex and diverse patient population requires a compassionate, flexible and self-motivated individual with demonstrated clinical judgment and a willingness to continually learn.
Qualifications include but are not limited to the following:

 Licensed with the Washington State Board of Optometry
 Diagnostic and therapeutic license certification
 Possess leadership qualities and ability
 Willing to serve as a liaison between NWES and the optometry community
 Demonstrate interpersonal and communication skills both written and oral
 Demonstrate interest in organizing and providing continuing education (lecturing) to local and state optometry groups as a representative of NWES
 Support esprit de corps as a team member of professional staff
 Interest in practicing optometry and the highest standard by staying abreast of new technologies and practice patterns
 Residency training is recognized, but not required

Please apply on our website including your curriculum vitae and cover letter using the following web address. EOE
https://northwest-eye-surgeons.workable.com/

 Doctor Retiring….Great Investment in Practice and Real Estate

 

Established in 1976 this Optometry Practice has been serving it's community for over 40 years. Consistent revenue over $500,000 creates a great foundation to build upon for the new Doctor with entrepreneur goals or those currently working for someone else as a staff Optometrist.  Doctor retiring but wants to set you up for success by making sure you are well prepared to take over the systems, the organization and the day to day operations of the practice/business.  Opportunity to own a great real estate investment in the Tacoma area as well for tax benefits and potential development in the future. This is a rare package that allows you to control the results of your personal and financial investment.  Located in Pierce County Washington.

 

Contact:

Gary Sharp

Sharp Business Solutions

253-851-8525

gary@sharpbusiness.net

OPPORTUNITIES OFFERED

Optometry Practice Opportunities

 

Associate OD

 

Practice Name

 Longview Eye and Vision, Inc.

 www.longvieweye.com

 

Owners:

 Terence O. Tack, OD

Jeffrey S. Tack, OD

 

Address:

 

820 Ocean Beach Highway, #100

Longview, Washington 98632

 

Phone:

            360-636-2020

 

email:

            visioncare@longvieweye.com

 

            Attention:   Donna Melerine

 

Opportunity Available

 

            Hire an associate OD for full time position

 

            Longview Eye and Vision is currently a 3 OD practice with 3 locations:   Longview, Woodland and Cathlamet, Washington. Our practice is based on a medical model emphasis, but we also offer general optometric services, including specialty contact lens fitting, pediatrics and vision therapy. We have a staff of 3 ODs with 18 support staff including ophthalmic techs, lab techs, a full time vision therapist and a full compliment of billing and reception staff.

 

            We have incorporated Crystal Practice Management EHR software in all offices and utilize SD OCT, HRT, PHP, topography, digital retinal imaging and Zeiss Visual Fields. Our Longview office includes in its 5000 square feet a vision therapy suite as well as an in office ophthalmic finishing lab.

 

            This position will be for a 4 to 5 day work week and compensation will be based on experience and a base salary with production bonus.

 

Community:

 

            Longview is located 40 miles north of Portland, Oregon on I-5.  Woodland is located between Portland and Longview on I-5.  Cathlamet is located 25 miles west of Longview on SR 4. You may see our website www.longvieweye.com for a full description of the locations.

Our drawing area includes the local Longview/Kelso municipality (50,000) which is located in Cowlitz County (105,000).  The city boasts 18 parks (300 acres), 10 miles of walking trails, 13,000 trees, 2 public and 1 private golf courses, Columbia River boating and fishing opportunities with multiple boat ramps, local community college (Lower Columbia), Rose Center for the Arts, and the Columbia Theater for the Performing Arts. Longview is located on the Columbia and Cowlitz Rivers 40 miles north of Portland, 90 miles east of Long Beach and 125 miles south of Seattle.


 

Part Time to Full Time Optometric Physician Opportunity

 

Silver Lake Eye Care is a progressive primary care practice located in South Everett.  I am looking for an associate to join the practice 2-3 days per week initially with it leading to a full-time position.  SLEC was established over 25 years ago and my current plan is to transition my role from owner to PT employee in about 2-3 years.  SLEC specializes in full scope medical optometry, specialty contacts lenses, routine eye exams, Dry Eye and Diabetic Care, etc. The 4000 sf office is equipped with the latest technology including Heidelberg Spectralis OCT, Zeiss HVF 740i and Matrix VFs, Optos California, LipiView/LipiFlow, Marco TRS 5100 and Compulink EHR. The office has 4 exam lanes, a diagnostics room for pretesting by the technicians, a special testing room, a conference room, 2 OD offices and a recently expanded eyewear boutique.

South Everett is located ~25 miles north of downtown Seattle and Bellevue. SLEC is located in the Silver Lake-Eastmont community of Everett.  This area has good schools and is great for families.  We are close to Boeing and I-5.  Outdoor activities are plentiful.

The right individual is an energetic, caring, and medically-oriented OD wishing long-term growth and possible ownership with our expanding practice, providing comprehensive and superb care to our community.  Please see our website for more info; www.silverlakeeyecare.com.  If interested, please contact me.

425.338.5400

425.210.1692

doc@silverlakeeyecare.com

 

Community

Silver Lake/Eastmont

Snohomish County

Population: 25,000 (Everett pop: 109,000)

Median Income: $82,600

Median Home Price: $345,000

Overall Niche Grade: A

 

Please email me if you are interested, or if you have any questions regarding the position.

 

Lynette M Sundholm, O.D.

Silver Lake Eye Care

10101 19th Ave SE, Suite B

Everett, WA   98208

425.338.5400

 









Part Time to Full Time Optometric Physician Opportunity

Silver Lake Eye Care is a progressive primary care practice located in South Everett.  I am looking for an associate to join the practice 2-3 days per week initially with it leading to a full-time position.  SLEC was established over 25 years ago and my current plan is to transition my role from owner to PT employee in about 2-3 years.  SLEC specializes in full scope medical optometry, specialty contacts lenses, routine eye exams, Dry Eye and Diabetic Care, etc. The 4000 sf office is equipped with the latest technology including Heidelberg Spectralis OCT, Zeiss HVF 740i and Matrix VFs, Optos California, LipiView/LipiFlow, Marco TRS 5100 and Compulink EHR. The office has 4 exam lanes, a diagnostics room for pretesting by the technicians, a special testing room, a conference room, 2 OD offices and a recently expanded eyewear boutique.
South Everett is located ~25 miles north of downtown Seattle and Bellevue. SLEC is located in the Silver Lake-Eastmont community of Everett.  This area has good schools and is great for families.  We are close to Boeing and I-5.  Outdoor activities are plentiful.
The right individual is an energetic, caring, and medically-oriented OD wishing long-term growth and possible ownership with our expanding practice, providing comprehensive and superb care to our community.  Please see our website for more info; www.silverlakeeyecare.com.  If interested, please contact me.
425.338.5400
425.210.1692
 
Community
Silver Lake/Eastmont
Snohomish County
Population: 25,000 (Everett pop: 109,000)
Median Income: $82,600
Median Home Price: $345,000
Overall Niche Grade: A
 
Please email me if you are interested, or if you have any questions regarding the position.

Lynette M Sundholm, O.D.
Silver Lake Eye Care
425.338.5400

Part Time to Full Time Optometric Physician Opportunity

Silver Lake Eye Care is a progressive primary care practice located in South Everett.  I am looking for an associate to join the practice 2-3 days per week initially with it leading to a full-time position.  SLEC was established over 25 years ago and my current plan is to transition my role from owner to PT employee in about 2-3 years.  SLEC specializes in full scope medical optometry, specialty contacts lenses, routine eye exams, Dry Eye and Diabetic Care, etc. The 4000 sf office is equipped with the latest technology including Heidelberg Spectralis OCT, Zeiss HVF 740i and Matrix VFs, Optos California, LipiView/LipiFlow, Marco TRS 5100 and Compulink EHR. The office has 4 exam lanes, a diagnostics room for pretesting by the technicians, a special testing room, a conference room, 2 OD offices and a recently expanded eyewear boutique.
South Everett is located ~25 miles north of downtown Seattle and Bellevue. SLEC is located in the Silver Lake-Eastmont community of Everett.  This area has good schools and is great for families.  We are close to Boeing and I-5.  Outdoor activities are plentiful.
The right individual is an energetic, caring, and medically-oriented OD wishing long-term growth and possible ownership with our expanding practice, providing comprehensive and superb care to our community.  Please see our website for more info; www.silverlakeeyecare.com.  If interested, please contact me.
425.338.5400
425.210.1692
 
Community
Silver Lake/Eastmont
Snohomish County
Population: 25,000 (Everett pop: 109,000)
Median Income: $82,600
Median Home Price: $345,000
Overall Niche Grade: A
 
Please email me if you are interested, or if you have any questions regarding the position.

Lynette M Sundholm, O.D.
Silver Lake Eye Care
425.338.5400

Part Time to Full Time Optometric Physician Opportunity

Silver Lake Eye Care is a progressive primary care practice located in South Everett.  I am looking for an associate to join the practice 2-3 days per week initially with it leading to a full-time position.  SLEC was established over 25 years ago and my current plan is to transition my role from owner to PT employee in about 2-3 years.  SLEC specializes in full scope medical optometry, specialty contacts lenses, routine eye exams, Dry Eye and Diabetic Care, etc. The 4000 sf office is equipped with the latest technology including Heidelberg Spectralis OCT, Zeiss HVF 740i and Matrix VFs, Optos California, LipiView/LipiFlow, Marco TRS 5100 and Compulink EHR. The office has 4 exam lanes, a diagnostics room for pretesting by the technicians, a special testing room, a conference room, 2 OD offices and a recently expanded eyewear boutique.
South Everett is located ~25 miles north of downtown Seattle and Bellevue. SLEC is located in the Silver Lake-Eastmont community of Everett.  This area has good schools and is great for families.  We are close to Boeing and I-5.  Outdoor activities are plentiful.
The right individual is an energetic, caring, and medically-oriented OD wishing long-term growth and possible ownership with our expanding practice, providing comprehensive and superb care to our community.  Please see our website for more info; www.silverlakeeyecare.com.  If interested, please contact me.
425.338.5400
425.210.1692
 
Community
Silver Lake/Eastmont
Snohomish County
Population: 25,000 (Everett pop: 109,000)
Median Income: $82,600
Median Home Price: $345,000
Overall Niche Grade: A
 
Please email me if you are interested, or if you have any questions regarding the position.

Lynette M Sundholm, O.D.
Silver Lake Eye Care
425.338.5400

Part Time to Full Time Optometric Physician Opportunity

Silver Lake Eye Care is a progressive primary care practice located in South Everett.  I am looking for an associate to join the practice 2-3 days per week initially with it leading to a full-time position.  SLEC was established over 25 years ago and my current plan is to transition my role from owner to PT employee in about 2-3 years.  SLEC specializes in full scope medical optometry, specialty contacts lenses, routine eye exams, Dry Eye and Diabetic Care, etc. The 4000 sf office is equipped with the latest technology including Heidelberg Spectralis OCT, Zeiss HVF 740i and Matrix VFs, Optos California, LipiView/LipiFlow, Marco TRS 5100 and Compulink EHR. The office has 4 exam lanes, a diagnostics room for pretesting by the technicians, a special testing room, a conference room, 2 OD offices and a recently expanded eyewear boutique.
South Everett is located ~25 miles north of downtown Seattle and Bellevue. SLEC is located in the Silver Lake-Eastmont community of Everett.  This area has good schools and is great for families.  We are close to Boeing and I-5.  Outdoor activities are plentiful.
The right individual is an energetic, caring, and medically-oriented OD wishing long-term growth and possible ownership with our expanding practice, providing comprehensive and superb care to our community.  Please see our website for more info; www.silverlakeeyecare.com.  If interested, please contact me.
425.338.5400
425.210.1692
 
Community
Silver Lake/Eastmont
Snohomish County
Population: 25,000 (Everett pop: 109,000)
Median Income: $82,600
Median Home Price: $345,000
Overall Niche Grade: A
 
Please email me if you are interested, or if you have any questions regarding the position.

Lynette M Sundholm, O.D.
Silver Lake Eye Care
425.338.5400

Part Time to Full Time Optometric Physician Opportunity

Silver Lake Eye Care is a progressive primary care practice located in South Everett.  I am looking for an associate to join the practice 2-3 days per week initially with it leading to a full-time position.  SLEC was established over 25 years ago and my current plan is to transition my role from owner to PT employee in about 2-3 years.  SLEC specializes in full scope medical optometry, specialty contacts lenses, routine eye exams, Dry Eye and Diabetic Care, etc. The 4000 sf office is equipped with the latest technology including Heidelberg Spectralis OCT, Zeiss HVF 740i and Matrix VFs, Optos California, LipiView/LipiFlow, Marco TRS 5100 and Compulink EHR. The office has 4 exam lanes, a diagnostics room for pretesting by the technicians, a special testing room, a conference room, 2 OD offices and a recently expanded eyewear boutique.
South Everett is located ~25 miles north of downtown Seattle and Bellevue. SLEC is located in the Silver Lake-Eastmont community of Everett.  This area has good schools and is great for families.  We are close to Boeing and I-5.  Outdoor activities are plentiful.
The right individual is an energetic, caring, and medically-oriented OD wishing long-term growth and possible ownership with our expanding practice, providing comprehensive and superb care to our community.  Please see our website for more info; www.silverlakeeyecare.com.  If interested, please contact me.
425.338.5400
425.210.1692
 
Community
Silver Lake/Eastmont
Snohomish County
Population: 25,000 (Everett pop: 109,000)
Median Income: $82,600
Median Home Price: $345,000
Overall Niche Grade: A
 
Please email me if you are interested, or if you have any questions regarding the position.

Lynette M Sundholm, O.D.
Silver Lake Eye Care
425.338.5400

Hello,

 

 I am an independent OD at a Pearle Vision location in Everett, WA. I am currently looking for an OD that could  fill in on Saturdays (1-4 Saturdays a month, I'm flexible) I book 30 min slots so you’ll see a max of 13 patients/day. There will also be a receptionist to take payment, check insurance, and check patients in.

 

Please call me at 626 673-8178 or email me at juliette4edu@gmail.com to discuss the details.

 

Thanks!

 

Dr. Juliette 

Yakima, WA – Cascade Eye Center is a dynamic practice delivering evolving, leading-edge patient care for five decades.  Four doctors and 20 friendly, knowledgeable staff efficiently provide primary eye care, strongly emphasizing ocular disease management, via extensive utilization of scribes, technicians, EHR, and technology (OCT, OPTOS, VEP, etc.), yielding continuing top-tier gross-income growth.

 Beyond optometry, our diverse community’s affordable cost of living, 300+ sunny days and four seasons provide the perfect environment and quality of life for individuals and families to thrive.  Recreation, sports and entertainment are year-round activities; burgeoning local wineries and breweries offer relaxing respite.  The Seattle metro area is only two hours away.

 The doctor we are seeking is passionate for optometry and will continue our legacy of providing unsurpassed care and extraordinary experiences, serving our patients and community with empathy and compassion, maintaining their best interests as our utmost priority.  Experience and/or residency training is preferred but not required.  More significantly, candidate qualities must include humility, patience, respect for co-workers and patients, leadership by example plus appreciation for teamwork as we work together to keep people seeing their best, in our clinic and our community.

 Compensation includes generous full time salary for ¾ time worked, bonus, PTO, insurance plus other benefits, 401(k), and exceptionally rewarding partnership opportunity.  If interested please send CV and cover letter to HR@cascadeeyecenter.net.

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