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Henry Ford Health System Optical Dispenser, Clinton Township in Clinton Township, Michigan

GENERAL SUMMARY

Responsible for interpreting the ophthalmic spectacle prescription and the eyewear order to properly deliver, adjust, and repair eyewear.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for inspecting the eyewear and the coordinated order prior to delivery Dispense eyewear using the E.A.R.N. for Dispensing process methodology Responsible for knowledge of each dispensing tool, its use, and ability to use it properly

  • Responsible for properly fitting eyewear to the patient’s face through various frame adjustments

  • Responsible for explaining the care and maintenance for the eyewear to the patient, including recommending HFO cleaning regimens

  • Responsible for processing the delivery of the eyewear order in the software program Responsible for performing proper frame and lens repairs

  • Trouble-shoot vision, lens, and frame issues including verifying prescription, base curves PD’s, segment heights, visual acuity and adjusting face form Responsible for communicating the preferred lens family of products and the benefits of each

  • Responsible for knowledge of various frame materials in order to properly adjust and repair them Process remake orders and properly apply vision insurance coverage

  • Responsible for neutralizing and verifying the spectacle prescription in the eyewear through the use of auto and manual lensometry.

  • Receive eyewear orders into the software program and manage delivery status reports

  • Assist with placing patient’s eyewear orders as needed

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or G.E.D required.

  • Previous computer experience and basic math skills preferred.

  • Previous customer service, hospitality, or retail experience preferred.

  • Previous dispensing/optical experience preferred.

  • Must be able to walk, bend and stand for extended periods of time.

  • Completion of all required training courses as directed by Henry Ford OptimEyes.

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Works in retail optical environment.

  • Requires evening and weekend hours.

    Overview

    Under the leadership of President and CEO Wright L. Lassiter, III, Henry Ford Health System is a

    $6 billion integrated health system comprised of six hospitals, a health plan, and 250+ sites

    including medical centers, walk-in and urgent care clinics, pharmacy, eye care facilities and

    other healthcare retail. Established in 1915 by auto industry pioneer Henry Ford, the health system

    now has 32,000 employees and remains home to the 1,900-member Henry Ford Medical Group, one

    of the nation’s oldest physician groups. An additional 2,200 physicians are also affiliated with the

    health system through the Henry Ford Physician Network. Henry Ford is also one of the region’s

    major academic medical centers, receiving between $90-$100 million in annual research funding and

    remaining Michigan’s fourth largest NIH-funded institution. Also an active participant in medical

    education and training, the health system has trained nearly 40% of physicians currently practicing

    in the state and also provides education and training for other health professionals including nurses,

    pharmacists, radiology and respiratory technicians. visitHenryFord.com.

    Benefits

    Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or

    making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry

    Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice

    Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are

    dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance

    and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an

    employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program

    (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness, and a whole host of other benefits and services. Employee's classified as contingent status are not eligible for benefits.

    Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

    Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.
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