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Optometrist

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Full-time benefits (32-40 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Day
Shift Length:  Variable
Primary Location (City):  Eugene
State:  OR

Join PeaceHealth and be part of our established, experienced, and growing practice.

Req ID: 174688 

 

PeaceHealth is hiring an optometrist to join our practice (1 ophthalmologist, 2 optometrists, 4 technicians, 2 support staff, and 3 opticians).
 

  • Evaluate, diagnose and treat medical ocular complications and vision problems
  • We see all ages - pediatric to geriatric patients
  • Access to 3 exam rooms per optometrist
  • Comprehensive diagnostic equipment: OCT, VF, UWF Fundus Photography, etc. 
  • Our large spacious clinic has a full-service optical shop, with dedicated, knowledgeable opticians
  • Provide both elective and medically necessary contact lens services
  • Identify and educate patients on eye health, hygiene and care
  • PeaceHealth has a large internal patient referral group
  • Flexible 4 day workweek schedule
     


 

Eugene/Springfield is located at the south end of the Willamette Valley, near the confluence of the McKenzie and Willamette rivers, about 50 miles east of the Oregon Coast. 

 

Here’s why you should experience Eugene, Oregon:

  • The city is a fantastic place for outdoor enthusiast. With everything from hiking, biking, kayaking, swimming, running and water sports, there is no shortage of things to do outside. Check out Spencer’s Butte which provides some spectacular views of the city! 
  • The Hult Center for the Performing Arts features all kinds of entertainment including jazz, opera, ballet, the Eugene symphony and choir. In addition, the center also features a permanent art collection
  • Go shopping at the 5th Street Public Market or Oakway Center. Spend an afternoon visiting the shops and enjoy a multitude of international cuisine while local musicians provide live entertainment
  • Sports fanatic? Eugene is home to the University of Oregon (Go Ducks!). You can also catch many professional and Olympic sporting events 
  • Home to very strong and diverse school districts 
  • Travel to El Salvador with our Health Mission

 

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Grace L Riggs.

Phone: 458-205-6797

Email: griggs@peacehealth.org

 

About PeaceHealth
 

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.

 

To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Eugene community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.

 

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!

 

PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

 

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

 

Location: Eugene, Physician & Surgeons South Building (427)
Job CategoryAllied, Ancillary & Clinical Support 
Shift:  Day
FTE:  1.0 
Work Type:  Full Time

 

Posting Notes: Eugene || Allied, Ancillary & Clinical Support ||Other - Allied || Full Time || SURGERY SVCS


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