(USA) Optometric Technician - Walmart Health Centers

(USA) Optometric Technician - Walmart Health Centers

  • Location CALHOUN, GA
  • Career Area Walmart Health
  • Job Function Clinic
  • Employment Type Medical Professional
  • Position Type Hourly
  • Requisition WD814060

What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Walmart Health is hiring! 

Walmart, the Fortune #1 Company and the Nation’s largest private employer, is helping people save money and live better - and healthier lives. Walmart strives to be a center of wellbeing in the communities we serve, and we have a unique opportunity to provide access to affordable healthcare to millions of people.  We need passionate healthcare professionals to help us achieve our mission.  

 

Role for Optometric Technician 

  • Provides patient service by greeting patients, identifying patient needs, and resolving patient issues and concerns; and maintaining clinical environment according to company policies and procedures. 

  • Processes patient visits by coordinating with other Walmart Health Care Hosts in patient handoffs and maintaining proper language of care; following company policies and procedures and applicable state and federal laws (for example, HIPAA) in maintaining patient data within an electronic medical records (EMR) system,; and performing and recording results of standard optometric pre-tests (for example, auto-refraction, retinal imaging, handheld tonometry, prescription checks using an auto-lensometer). 

  • Coordinates with Optometrists to collect, enter, and transfer data through the EMR system; utilizing any additional software needed to coordinate patient scheduling, appointments, and billing as needed by the Walmart Health Center. 

  • Conducts additional optometric or vision-related medical testing as requested by optometrists and in accordance with scope-of-practice regulations (for example, visual field testing, tonometry, retinal imaging); understanding and ensuring compliance with specific technical and system guidelines for the operation of medical and vision testing Equipment; and understanding and demonstrating familiarity with applicable procedures to sufficiently conduct testing. 

  • Conducts activities needed to prepare, monitor, and deliver patient-facing care during a Tele-Optometry exam as requested by optometrists and in accordance with scope-of-practice regulations; understanding and demonstrating familiarity with the operation and procedures during a Tele- Optometry Exam. Works collaboratively with Virtual Doctors to deliver services to the Patient. 

  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by incorporating these into the development and implementation of business plans; using the Open Door Policy; and demonstrating and assisting others with how to apply these in executing business processes and practices. 

 

Join our community: 

We offer a competitive package including salary, annual bonus potential, and more! 

The transformation Walmart is making to the way health care is delivered at affordable, transparent pricing will impact individuals and communities for years to come – this is a chance to be part of something special! The opportunities presented by applying our resources and commitment to an area like H&W is limitless … impacting the lives of consumers … saving them money and helping them live better.  You really can make a difference! 

 


Live our Values
Culture Champion
• Models the Walmart values to foster our culture; holds oneself accountable; and supports Walmart’s commitment to communities, social justice, corporate social responsibility, and sustainability; maintains and promotes the highest standards of integrity, ethics and compliance.
Servant Leadership
• Is consistently humble, self-aware, honest, and transparent.
Embrace Change
Curiosity & Courage
• Demonstrates curiosity and a growth mindset; supports innovation and intelligent risk-taking; and exhibits resilience in the face of setbacks.
Digital Transformation & Change
• Implements and supports continuous improvements and willingly embraces new digital tools and ways of working.
Deliver for the Customer
Customer Focus
• Delivers results while putting the customer first and applying an omnimerchant mindset and the EDLP and EDLC business models to all plans.
Strategic Thinking
• Adopts a broad perspective that considers data, analytics, customer insights, and different parts of the business when making plans.
Focus on our Associates
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
• Embraces diversity in all its forms and actively supports diversity of ideas and perspectives, as well as diversity goal programs.
Collaboration & Influence
• Builds strong and trusting relationships with team members and business partners; works collaboratively to achieve objectives; communicates with
impact to a range of audiences; and demonstrates energy and positivity for own work.
Talent Management
• Contributes to an environment allowing everyone to bring their best selves to work, demonstrates engagement and commitment to the team, and recognizes others’
contributions and accomplishments.

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Optometric Technician certification or license (or equivalent requirement in state where Walmart Health Center is located
1 year's experience using optical pre-testing equipment (for example, auto-refraction, auto-lensometry, tonometry) and specialized testing
equipment (OCT , retina camera, visual field)

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Experience in an optical, optometry, or ophthalmology setting as an Optician, Optometric Technician, or Ophthalmic Technician, Experience using an EMR system, Athena, or Rev360, Working in a medical office or multi-disciplinary setting

Primary Location...

450 W BELMONT DR, CALHOUN, GA 30701-3016, United States of America

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity – unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people.

All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
  • Parental Leave
  • Pay during military service
  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.com/Benefits.

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