Children's Hospital - Los Angeles

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Ready to be part of the first and largest pediatric hospital in Southern California? This is Children's Hospital Los Angeles. A place where you can make a real difference in the lives of our patients and their families. A big responsibility? Absolutely. But if you’re up for the challenge, we’re on the lookout for amazing professionals to join our elite teams – talented individuals who can continue our high level of care.
The Orthoptist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of eye-muscle and binocular vision disorders in the pediatric and adult population. The Orthoptist works as a mid-level care practitioner under the supervision of ophthalmologists primarily following patients with strabismus and/or amblyopia. Will also assist with training 1st and 2nd year ophthalmology residents, pediatric residents, clinical fellows, and other certified orthoptists in the techniques and theories of orthoptics.

Qualifications:
Required: BA or BS degree, Certification (including bi-annual re-certification) by the American Orthoptic Council. Current BLS Card.

Experience: Emphasis on infant and children eye examinations, ocular motility disorders and nystagmus, sensorimotor exams, retinoscopy.

Preferred: Ability to communicate effectively and tactfully, verbally and in writing. Ability to put infants and children at ease while conducting eye examinations.

To apply, visit: https://pm.healthcaresource.com/cs/chla/#/job/7144


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